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East Shore Preserve at Bare Hill

A cove beach protecting 390 feet of Canandaigua Lake shoreline is available for exploring!

Public Use

Please see our public use policies for recreational activities on nature preserves.

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The East Shore Preserve is located about 12 miles south of Canandaigua on the east side of the lake. From Canandaigua, take Route 20 east and turn right onto Route 364 south/East Lake Road. Drive approx. 5 miles to where Route 364 becomes East Lake Road/County Road 11 and drive for another five miles to the destination on the right side of the road. Limited parking is available on the south shoulder of East Lake Road/County Road 39.