Watkins Glen State Park, NY

Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen’s stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. The gorge path winds over and under waterfalls and through the spray of Cavern Cascade. Rim trails overlook the gorge. Campers and day-visitors can enjoy the Olympic-size pool, scheduled summer tours through the gorge, tent and trailer campsites, picnic facilities and excellent fishing in nearby Seneca Lake or Catherine Creek, which is renowned for its annual spring run of rainbow trout.
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Park Trails:

– Gorge Trail, which follows Glen Creek past water-sculpted rock and 19 waterfalls.
– The Indian and South Rim Trails follow the forested rims of the gorge.
* Difficulty level: Easy with steps to change trials or continuing one loop.
* Duration: 2:30 hrs for one loop starting at the main entrance through Gorge trail and coming back through Indian trail.

Trail Shuttle
If you got tired or don’t want to continue the loop, ther is a shuttle that goes -ways.
Service runs from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please refer to the park website.
$5 per person one way.

 


Enjoy this magical spot of heaven on earth.


 

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