a VirtualTourist member asked on Jan 15, 2014
Some of the tourist attractions are closed down for the season. Any suggestions on what highlights to hit during a short stay?
Many people associate Watkins Glen with the NASCAR race track nearby. However the town is a real delight with a nice downtown and many well kept up homes.
When on a trip a few years back of Upstate New York I was amazed at the beauty of Watkins Glen State Park (WGSP). Located just off 14 North, WGSP has some beautiful walks, caverns, deep pools and just gorgeous scenery. During winter entrance to some of the areas might be a little difficult but it is definitely worth the trip. Here is a link;