Watkins Glen State Park Places Third in Top 10

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation today announced Letchworth State Park, one of New York State’s flagship parks, won the top spot in the 2015 USA TODAY Readers’ Choice Award for Best State Park.

“We are extremely honored in the selection of Letchworth State Park as the nation’s Best State Park in the USA Today Readers Poll,” said State Parks Commissioner Rose Harvey. “We are equally thrilled that New York State was one of only three states with more than one park nominated, with Watkins Glen taking third place. Thank you to everyone who showed your love for both Letchworth and Watkins Glen by voting, and congratulations to all the nominees on their recognition for the wonderful ways they help visitors enjoy the outdoors.”