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Finger Lakes is a wonderful place to go camping. In fact, the region is known for its amazing campgrounds, ranging from remote tenting areas by the lake in the woods to private sites. If you are from out of state, just charter a sprinter van rental in NYC and you can enjoy camping in Finger Lakes with family or with friends.


Here are some sites you can choose from:


Watkins Glen State Park

Watkins Glen State Park (3530 State Rt 419, Watkins Glen, (607) 535 4511) is perhaps the most well-known of all state parks in the Finger Lakes area. And why not? It's beautiful and just breathtaking.


You can go biking, camping, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting here, among other activities you can do. But the park's main attraction is the natural magnificence of its waterfalls and rim trails.


Eldridge Park

Eldridge Park (Elmira, NY) used to be a very famous amusement park that fell into disuse over the years until it closed in 1983. In 2003, a group of local citizens announced that they were going to restore the carousel, which was opened in 2006.


Get a sprinter van in NYC, visit Eldridge Park, and get to ride that world-famous historic carousel. But that is not the only thing you can do here. The park now has a stage, fountains, the Jasper II boat ride, the dragon paddleboats and the miniature golf course.


Keuka Lake State Park


Keuka Lake State Park (Jerusalem, New York, (315) 536 3666) has magnificent views of slopes that are covered with vineyards. This is in the middle of wine country, and it has more than 150 trailer and tent sites. It also features a swimming beach where the water is just so clean and glimmering. You can also go boating, fishing, hunting, hiking and cross country skiing here.


With a sprinter van rental in NYC, you would surely enjoy camping with the whole gang. Just bring what you need to bring and leave the driving to us!


They say that Finger Lakes is a camper's paradise. So why not see for yourself if what they say is indeed true? Go camping with your family or friends! And if you are worried about how to get to the campgrounds, then consider it done. Just get a sprinter van rental in NYC and you're set.


Finger Lakes National Forest

Finger Lakes National Forest (5218 State Rt 414, Hector, (607) 546 4470) is managed by the United States Forest Service.


With more than 16 acres including more than 30 miles of interconnecting trails that run through pastures, woodlands, ravines and gorges. The forest is between two lakes: Seneca and Cayuga.


You can pick blueberries at the Blueberry Patch Campground or go hiking at the Potomac Group Campground and horseback riding at the Backbone Horse Camp. There are also cold water and warm water fisheries here where you could get brook trout, rainbow trouts as well as bass. During winter, you can go snowmobiling and cross country skiing, all other seasons of the year, you can go horseback riding.


Sugar Hill State Forest

Sugar Hill State Forest (Watkins Glen, (607) 776-2165, Web site) has more than 9 acres of forest where you could go horseback riding in the summer and then snowmobiling during winter.


The hiking trails here is part of the Six Nations Trail System, where the main trails head for the Sugar Hill Fire Tower and the Recreation area. There are cabins, picnic areas, archery targets and open fields for camping in this area. If you are traveling with a group, be sure to call ahead so that you could get a permit. The picnic and camping areas, however, are on a first come first served basis.


You can also hunt and trap here, but only if you follow game regulations and away from public trails. If you want to play a game of geocaching, it is allowed here too.


Get to Finger Lakes while enjoying the views and taking advantage of the utmost comfort that a sprinter van rental in NYC brings you.


Camping is a great way for us to reconnect with nature and to appreciate its sheer beauty. And when it comes to camping, Finger Lakes is the place to be. The region is a haven for campers from all over the country.


If you are outside New York, fret not. With a sprinter van rental in NYC, you can still go camping and not worry about how to get to your desired campsite.


And aside from the hassle-free transportation arrangement, getting a sprinter van rental in NYC will assure you that you get to the campgrounds safely and comfortably.


Catharine Valley Trail

Catharine Valley Trail (Watkins Glen, (607) 535 4511) runs parallel to an abandoned railroad and towpath corridors. You can see a lot of wildlife habitats here as you ride your bicycle or walk the trails. You can go cross-country skiing in the winter as well.


Catharine Valley Trail has six miles of trail currently available. The other six miles are under construction.


Pinnacle State Park and Golf Course

Pinnacle State Park and Golf Course (1904 Pinnacle Road, Addison, (607) 359 4082) has a lot of awesome views that includes the breathtaking views of the village of Addison, Harris Hill and Canisteo River Valley. Expert golfers and those looking for a challenging game of golf would find the nine-hole course very interesting.


Other members of your group can also go cross-country skiing or hiking with the park's trails, which span 11 miles all in all.


You can also fish at Levi Pond where bluegill, bullheads and bass are very abundant, as well as hunt for deer, small game and turkey.


Picnic tables are available.


So go on an awesome camping adventure in Finger Lakes. Book a sprinter van rental in NYC now!



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