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“Beautiful”

Watkins Glen State Park
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Owner description: The cascades of 18 waterfalls are the calling card of this state park.
Shippensburg, PA
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98 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
Reviewed October 25, 2013

This was an amazing stop. First time here. Yes there are a lot of steps but they are worth everyone. Amazing pictures and views. Definitely would recommend.

Visited October 2013
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Stamford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Awesome views”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

The Watkins glen gorge was really something to see!!
The only problem is that there is a great deal of climbing required to take in the entire gorge.
There are approximately 800 steps to be climbed. Not all at once but still a lot of climbing. Not for thee with bad knees hips or hearts!

Visited October 2013
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“Spectacular”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

The waterfalls and rock formations are just spectacular. The wide trail is a feat of engineering, and complements the natural setting.

Visited October 2013
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cambridge,ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Unbelievably breath taking”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

Nestled in the middle of the small town of Watkins Glen is the Watkins Glen State Park. It would be easy to drive by and not even know what lies beyond. The park is a a series of the most enchanting and awe inspiring waterfalls viewed from what feels like never ending stone steps. Not for the faint hearted, although many elderly visitors seemed to muster the strength to view this enchanting place. I guess slowly does it and another wonderous "not of this world" surprise awaits you at every turn. Well worth the trip to the Watkins Glen area. Just $8 for parking. Take your time in this beautiful setting and be prepared to take lots of photos of what should probably be a wonder of the world

Visited October 2013
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Lighthouse Point, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
“great view, amazing what nature can do!”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

stopped there on our way to the finger lakes and wineries, have been there several times and always enjoy the majesty of it all. take the time to visit Watkins glen and the whole area, well worth the trip. there are plenty of little shops to see and places to eat there.

Visited October 2013
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