Watkins Glen State Park
Open: Open from mid May through Columbus Day
Number of Sites: 305
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.
Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Written proof of rabies inoculation. Not allowed in pool area or on the Gorge Trail.
Watkins Glen has a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. This park has 305 campsites, some with electric, and offers a unique camping experience. Campers can enjoy the summer tours through the gorge, picnic facilities, swimming pool, and fishing in nearby Seneca Lake or Catherine Creek.
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Nice Park, however
For all our requirements this was a nice place to camp. We don't need electrical as those sites are almost impossible to reserve. The online map doesn't really represent actual proximity to washrooms, so I would suggest you check out your site if reserving online, if proximity to a washroom is a must. The bathrooms were nice mirrors were great and showers free and hot. There is a very nasty unfriendly old lady that works in the check in,,,,,the rest are very friendly and actually she isn't scheduled on friday night nor saturday's for that reason. ...
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