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Stories and Tips Watkins Glen

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Hiking The Gorge at Watkins Glen

Written by MonnieR on 08 May, 2005

Cascading waterfalls -- 19 to be exact -- and the spectacular beauty of sandstone and shale cliffs that reach as high as 300 feet beckon visitors to New York's Watkins Glen State Park. And to think we almost missed it. My husband, Jack, and I had planned…Read More


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Antiques, Souvenirs and NASCAR

Written by Samlawali on 05 Oct, 2005

Antiques/Souvenirs/NASCAR Collectibles North Franklin Street Watkins Glen, NY 14891 After our lovely hike through the Glen we noticed a row of stores located at the base of the hill that takes you to the campground. The only signs we could see were "Antiques" on the first building, "Souvenirs"…Read More


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Watkins Glen State Park/The Gorge Trail at the Glen

Written by Samlawali on 04 Oct, 2005

After a restful sleep Friday night, we decided to go out on Saturday morning after breakfast at the camp and see the sites. Of course, the most popular is the Gorge Trail at Watkins Glen; a 1.5 mile long hike at the southern tip of…Read More


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