“A Walk Through Watkins Glen: Water’s Sculpture in Stone,” Our national award winning book is available as an e-book download. And the video based on the book is available at the Watkins Glen State Park gift shop. Author Tony Ingraham takes you on a vivid, narrated journey up the gorge. Watch the trailer at walkthroughwatkinsglen.com.
Also watch our free TV show, "Walk in the Park!" Walk in the Park is cablecast on Ithaca channel 13 weekly, and online anywhere, anytime. Walk in the Park features parks, preserves, and similar sites throughout the Finger Lakes region, and beyond.
Through flowing words and gorgeous images in "A Walk Through Watkins Glen," you will be enchanted by Watkins Glen, one of America's oldest and most charming state parks. You'll discover secrets of its rocks, water, wildlife, and people as park naturalist Tony Ingraham leads you on an imaginary walk under mossy cliffs, behind waterfalls, and past deep rock pools that have drawn visitors to Watkins Glen since the Civil War.
In 2015, Watkins Glen State Park won third place in the USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice award for Best State Park. That's third in the entire United States! Watkins Glen State Park is the most popular state park in the Finger Lakes State Park Region.
Tony Ingraham, owner of Owl Gorge Productions and author of A Walk through Watkins Glen, and producer of Walk in the Park, was the director of environmental education and recreation services for the Finger Lakes region of New York State Parks for 24 years. He continues to share his passion for this singular region through his books and videos!