Watkins Glen State Park


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Watkins Glen State Park


Location:In Watkins Glen, off Route 14.
Facilities:Tent and trailer campsites, showers, picnic area (é), picnic pavilions, food, hiking trails, swimming pool (é), bathhouse, playground, gift shop.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, cross-country skiing, recreation and nature programs, gorge tours.
Special Features:The most famous of the Finger Lakes state parks, Watkins Glen is known for its scenic beauty. In the course of just two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its way. The gorge trail winds under and behind waterfalls and through the spray of Cavern Cascade.
Address:PO Box 304
Watkins Glen, NY 14891

Phone:607-535-4511
Web: www.nysparks.com/parks/info.asp?parkId=105
Size: 776 acres.

See other parks in New York.
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