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Outdoor RecreationBoating & Water Sports
Plenty of water activities such as sailing, boating, paddling, swimming, fishing, and more are available on Seneca Lake and surrounding lakes - Cayuta Lake, Waneta Lake, and Lamoka Lake. Explore Watkins Glen to find out more ways to get out and enjoy the water.
Watkins Glen State Park, is one of the most beautiful and beloved sites in the Finger Lakes and has been ranked the #3 State Park in the Nation by USA Today. This 1,200 square mile park is open all year round for a full range of seasonal outdoor adventures including miles of trails for hiking and biking and an outdoor swimming pool.
HikingWatkins Glen State Park, Finger Lakes National Forest, Catharine Valley Trail, Sugar Hill State Forest, and the Finger Lakes Trail offer just a few of the amazing Finger Lakes hiking trails surrounding Watkins Glen, NY. There is so much natural beauty to explore, making the Finger Lakes a must for outdoor enthusiasts of all skill levels.