Things To Do in Watkins Glen, NY

Things To Do in Watkins Glen, NY

4 Unbeatable Things to Do in Watkins Glen, New York

The 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 rounded up our top four picks for things to do in Watkins Glen, New York.

1. Watkins Glen State Park

Watkins Glen State Park is one of the most jaw-dropping places in Watkins Glen, New York. With 778 acres of stunning scenery, 19 waterfalls and a one-of-a-kind gorge, it is easy to see why this is one of the most popular state parks in New York. The protected zone offers many hiking trails that take you through rushing ravines, creeks and famous woodlands. You can also enjoy picnicking in designated areas or walking along trails with unbeatable views of waterfalls and gorges.

2. Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Wine lovers, rejoice! Watkins Glen is home to the largest wine trail in the Finger Lakes region. The Seneca Lake Wine Trail is a must-visit for any wine lover looking for a good time. It boasts over 25 wineries and tasting rooms that are sure to impress even the most discerning palate. With more than 600 wine varieties to sample, organized events and tours, every wine enthusiast will find a new favorite to take home.

3. Watkins Glen International

This premier road racing track is one of the most iconic tracks in the United States and hosts some of the best races in the world. When visiting Watkins Glen International, you will want to catch a Formula One United States Grand Prix or an IndyCar Series race while you are there — and don't forget about Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races and concerts!

4. Corning Museum of Glass

The Corning Museum of Glass is an absolute must-see for anyone who visits Watkins Glen, New York. This world-class museum features exhibits as educational as they are beautiful, giving all ages a chance to enjoy this delicate art form. Use the guided app for a remarkable tour that walks you through the entire museum or wait for the daily demonstrations where you can see expert glassblowing in action.

Choose Premier Camping in Watkins Glen

After exploring the many things to do in Watkins Glen, you will want to settle down for a night of relaxation. Watkins Glen / Corning KOA has you covered. Our unique amenities like army truck rides, 35 foot drop waterslide, and an indoor heated pool & spa, all help make your stay in Watkins Glen even more unforgettable.

Choose between various Lodgings, Tent Sites and RV Sites and make your reservation today!

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