Hinckley, NY (WIBX) – Reservoir levels are low and some boat launch sites are closed but parts of Hinckley are still open for business.

The Hinckley Reservoir Picnic Area remains open until Labor Day.

The DEC says life guards are on duty.

Located about 14 miles north of the city of Utica, the Hinckley Reservoir is in both Herkimer and Oneida Counties.  You can find the address and available activities at the Hinckley Reservoir by clicking the link listed here or by visiting: www.dec.ny.gov  and searching Hinckley.  Water levels for the reservoir can be seen by visiting the New York State Canals website.