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The New York Parks - The Camping Spots That Will Have You Wanting More!

Dec 6, 2007
Many camping enthusiasts who have happened to visit or spent a few nights at the New York City camping parks will find that they are hooked for life to the scenic beauty of the place. The camping park has something that lures them back time and again. It is Probably the preservation of the natural surroundings and the facilities that the park has to offer each and every visitor.

Popular belief has it that the Alleghany State Park is the best park of all the New York State parks. This camping ground made it to the list of top hundred camping sites in the U.S. in the year 2004 and still adorns its place of pride. There seems to be no end to the boundaries of the park that measures a whopping 65000 acres of land. It is believed to have the best primitive forest cover and the fall foliage is breathtaking not to mention the wildlife. The park is bisected into two areas called "Red House" and "Quaker". Both the areas have popular sandy beaches, well kept picnic spots, captivating museums and hiking trails that can challenge capabilities of the best hikers. This is a favorite destination for nature lovers, bikers and walkers - all thanks to the many miles of paved track.

Alleghany State Park has a lot to offer to the camping enthusiasts by way of facilities and spots. It is the best camping spot for anyone who wants to plan a camping trip. It is great for both weekend trips and multiple night camping trips. The Alleghany State Park boasts of about 430 campsites, nearly 400 cabins, and three well equipped group camps. Then there are the comfortable, furnished cottages available for hire at the park.

The Moreau Lake State park is another of the most popular of New York State's parks. This park has also made it to the top 100 camping locations of the U.S. The hardwood forests, scenic, quiet grounds and the alluring beachfront make this a very welcoming and attractive camping location for the nature lover. The park also offers sports such as hiking, cross country skiing boating and ice fishing. The wooden pavilion accommodates 120 people at a time. The facilities the park offers visitors include rental of fishing kits, snow sport equipment, beach lounges and umbrellas. The cottages known as "the lake shore cottages" are fully equipped with refrigerators, cooking stoves, bathroom with showers, fireplace and a screened porch.

If you are in search of camping grounds that are maintained and equipped for all your vacation needs, as well as suited for both summer and winter activities, try out the New York State Parks, you are assured of a lifetime of unforgettable memories.
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