Parks & Recreation

The Oswego County Youth Bureau’s Parks and Recreation manages operations at Camp Hollis, the Oswego County Nature Park at Camp Zerbe and oversees the Independence Trail.

Camp Hollis
Located in Oswego, Camp Hollis operates seasonally from May through November. For eight weeks of the summer, Camp Hollis is home to a children’s residential and day camp. Camp Rainbow of Hope, a bereavement camp for children who have lost a loved one and Senior Camping, for the young at heart run in the summer months as well. Camp Hollis is also rented in the off-season for various school groups, family events, and weddings.

Camp Zerbe
Through its trails, picnic areas, and natural beauty, the Oswego County Nature Park at Camp Zerbe (located on 104 in Williamstown) provides an outstanding outdoor experience for residents and visitors to Oswego County. Open daily from dusk to dawn.

Independence Trail
Located off of Route 104 and Route 1A in Scriba, Independence Trail is a trail system that features several points of interest for identifying plants and trees.


Questions about Parks and Recreation? 
Email Zach Grulich

Oswego City-County Youth Bureau/Parks and Recreation
70 Bunner St. 
Oswego, NY 13126 
315-349-3451