NAME: Happy Valley
COUNTY: Oswego
CLIMATE: Impassable by car in winter snow, Beautiful in summer
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Spring, Summer, Autumn
COMMENTS: No residents. It is part of the New York State Wildlife Management area of Happy Valley. A very good place for bird watching.
REMAINS: Several abandoned buildings, foundations, cemetery
Happy Valley. 8,645 acres, upland, wetland, with hiking trails, good birdwatching, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, fishing and trapping. This Wildlife Management Area is located in eastern Oswego County with its northern boundary transected by US Route 104 and its southern boundary by County Route 26. These routes are easily accessible off exit 34 of Interstate 81, east on Route 104 to the area. Submitted by: Kevin Wood