Watkins Glen / Corning KOA Resort Campground Blog

Embrace the Calm & Beauty of Autumn


Labor Day or Columbus Day typically marks the unofficial end of the camping season for many outdoor enthusiasts. But here at the Watkins Glen/Corning KOA Resort, we challenge that notion. The Finger Lakes region is a hidden gem that truly shines during the fall months. As the leaves change and the...

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Top Watkins Glen Wineries


If your idea of relaxation and self-care involves a glass of wine, Watkins Glen offers the perfect setting for your next vacation. Here, you can find all kinds of vineyards nearby. Whether you stop at one or several during your stay, the trip will elevate your vacation.You can also try the Seneca...

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Camping and Fishing in Watkins Glen


Camping and fishing in Watkins Glen offer the perfect adventure and escape from everyday life. The village in New York state is renowned for its natural beauty, stunning gorge, nearby lakes and famous fishing spots like Seneca Lake. You can cast a line while enjoying the picturesque lush greenery...

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A Local's Guide to Watkins Glen Restaurants


Whether you are visiting Watkins Glen, New York, for the first time or after a while, hitting the restaurants in the area is a must. The village has many local eateries to provide an unforgettable experience and meal.Here are five popular Watkins Glen restaurants that locals always flock to.1....

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Fall Camping Vacation In Upstate New York


Looking for a fall getaway? Somewhere to see beautiful fall foliage while immersing yourself in the crisp, cool weather of fall?Watkins Glen, New York is the prime destination for you and your fall camping vacation. You can camp surrounded by beautiful, dense fall foliage, hike in Watkins Glen State...

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Packing for a Finger Lakes Camping Vacation


Camping in the Finger Lakes is an exciting time for the whole family. You will make unforgettable memories with each other, regardless of if you're camping in an RV, cabin or tent. Ensure you have everything you need for a fun camping vacation near Finger Lakes, New York.Things to Pack for Finger...

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Camping Near Watkins Glen Racetrack


The Watkins Glen Racetrack is an incredible place to see expert drivers maneuver around a challenging track. You will enjoy the adrenaline rush of watching cars circle the track and cheering for your favorites from the stands. Visitors planning to attend the events this year can find luxury camping...

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Best Watkins Glen Hiking Trails


Situated in upstate New York, the Watkins Glen area is home to many scenic hiking trails. Whether you are a seasoned hiker or just love to meander through the woods, there's a perfect trail for your skill level.5 Best Hiking Trails in Watkins Glen, New YorkIf you are planning a trip to Watkins Glen...

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10 Things For Camping With Dogs


If your best friend really wanted to go camping, you wouldn’t leave them behind, would you? We sure hope not. And, since dogs are a man (and woman’s) best friend, there’s no need to leave your pup behind when you decide to embark on a camping journey.At Watkins Glen / Corning KOA we are a...

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Things To Do in Watkins Glen, NY


4 Unbeatable Things to Do in Watkins Glen, New YorkThe Finger Lakes region of New York is a beautiful destination for anyone looking to get away from it all. Escape into another world with a unique balance between urban and wilderness that is unmatched anywhere else in the state. Below, we have...

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