Watkins Glen in Schuyler County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Watkins Glen State Park
Opened this Book of Nature as a Private Enterprise, July Fourth 1863 Now Watkins Glen State Park. A Scenic Wonder of the World
Erected by The State of New York.
Location. 42° 22.506′ N, 76° 52.418′ W. Marker is in Watkins Glen, New York, in Schuyler County. Marker can be reached from N. Franklin Street (New York State Route 414). Touch for map. The Marker is in the state park at the end of the parking area which is the trail head leading into the Glen. Marker is in this post office area: Watkins Glen NY 14891, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Original Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Present Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 0.2 miles away); At Watkins Glen (approx. 0.2 miles away); Honoring Our Naval Veterans (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chemung Canal (approx. 2 miles away); She-Qua-Ga (approx. 2.4 miles away); James A. Shepard (approx. 2.4 miles away); Catherine's Landing (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Watkins Glen.
Regarding Watkins Glen State Park. Morvalden Ells was a small town newspaper editor who moved
Also see . . . New York State Office of Parks, Recreatin & Historic Preservation | Watkins Glen State Park. (Submitted on November 5, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Additional keywords. Waterfalls, Finger Lakes, Seneca Lake, Mill Creek, Watkins Glen Preserve
Categories. • Natural Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 424 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 5, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.