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Glimmerglass State Park

1527 County Highway 31, Cooperstown, NY 13326-4221
+1 607-547-8662
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Beautiful campground and beach on a pristine alpine lake

We continue to be impressed by the excellent conditions of the NYS campgrounds. GSP is less than 10... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shaftsbury, Vermont
Nice Park by the water

Nice Park by the water, there are benches and a nice waterfront area and large rolling lawn down to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boston, United States
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“covered bridge” (20 reviews)
“hiking trails” (11 reviews)
1527 County Highway 31, Cooperstown, NY 13326-4221
+1 607-547-8662

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We continue to be impressed by the excellent conditions of the NYS campgrounds. GSP is less than 10 miles from Cooperstown, NY, so book early because it fills up quickly in the Summer. Perfect for a family get together or romantic getaway. Sites are secluded...More

Thank notafoodcritic16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Park by the water, there are benches and a nice waterfront area and large rolling lawn down to the waters edge

Thank P C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mother and I arrived for a few days of relaxation and truly enjoyed the change of color on the trees. Absolutely breathe taking!

Thank SueGarrett3411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the effort to drive through this park in order to appreciate the preservation of this gorgeous lake from overdevelopment. The views of the lake here are probably nit much changed from the 18th C. We visited on a sleepy Saturday morning at end of...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second camping visit. This is a small campground with only 39 sites. All have 30 Amp service. It's hard to pick a site. There are really no bad ones. The grounds are beautifully maintained. Sites have lush lawns with crushed stone pads...More

Thank Jack N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little park is gorgeous in upstate NY. Minutes from the heart of Cooperstown, I imagine this would be a great place to camp. However, I was just visiting for the day with friends. We swam in the lake which was nice but dirty --...More

Thank Katie G
Reviewed 9 September 2017

There is more to see in Cooperstown, New York, that the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Glimmerglass State Park is a 593-acre state park located at 1527 County Highway 31 north of Cooperstown, in Otsego County, mostly within the town of Springfield. Located...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Great area for young children! Beach area and two playgrounds within 100 yards will keep the kids Happy and therefore the parents excited to come back. Spend the day or camp overnight. Only $7 a carload.

Thank William M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I visited two times in six days while enjoying my son's baseball tournament. This park has something for everyone. Pack a large picnic basket and spend some time here. The walking trails near Clark Hall are perfect. What a magnificent park!

Thank FarmingtonAttorney
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The beach was nice. The trails were well taken care off Went on a bus trip and this was one of the stops. We went to see Hyde Hall Historic Mansion which is in this park. The views from the Mansion were beautiful. I would...More

Thank creativeworld
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8 September 2017|
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Response from GaryfromChevyChase | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we encountered folks walking dogs while we were hiking
Donna D
31 July 2017|
Response from jcarp2103 | Reviewed this property |
There is a $7 per car charge for day use of the beach and park. There is lots of parking, nice picnic area with grills, a couple of different playgrounds, snack bar, and very clean and large bathrooms & changing rooms... More
5 September 2016|
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Response from Terri B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can kayak