hiking http://wrvo.org en State parks largely open for busy holiday weekend http://wrvo.org/post/state-parks-largely-open-busy-holiday-weekend <p></p><p>While the heavy rains in central and northern New York caused flooding last week, the region's state parks, for the most part, are up and running.</p><p>That's good news with the busy Independence Day holiday weekend upon us.</p><p>While a handful of state parks in central New York were forced to close their gates last week when heavy rains caused flooding, state parks office spokesman Randy Simons says all but one site has reopened.</p><p>The site that's still closed is the boat launch on Canadarago Lake in Otsego County.</p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 19:40:55 +0000 Ryan Delaney 40615 at http://wrvo.org