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New $2 million outdoor recreation center to open at Letchworth State Park

Posted at 2:21 AM, Jul 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-14 02:21:27-04

CASTILE, N.Y. (WKBW) — On Monday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that a new $2 million outdoor recreation center is set to open at Letchworth State Park.

Construction for the new outdoor recreation center started in April 2019, and was recently completed.

The Lower Falls Recreation Area will provide a new way to draw people into the Wyoming County park.

"Letchworth State Park is one of New York's crown jewels and it provides unrivaled beauty and outdoor recreational opportunities for families and people of all ages," Governor Cuomo said. "With a new games area, fitness loop, and facility for whitewater rafting, these improvements will allow visitors to have fun, experience an adventure or relax, even during these unprecedented times."

The new recreation area will have the following

  • table games
  • badminton courts
  • pickle ball courts
  • bocce
  • shuffleboard
  • fitness loop