Robert H. Treman State Park RV & Campground Guide

New York

Robert H. Treman State Park

occupies 1,110 acres in southwestern New York state. The park is a fascinating 14-mile canyon carved through the granite of New York by Enfield Creek. Along the length of the gorge, hikers observe an untouched preserve. Several waterfalls grace the park; plants and wildlife lend to its natural quality. The park is close to Ithaca, Elmira, and Binghamton.

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Weather
Spring 25-72 F
Summer 53-83 F
Fall 29-72 F
Winter 17-42 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Robert H. Treman State Park

The area surrounding Robert H. Treman State Park offers several public and private campgrounds. Many of the RV campgrounds consist of seasonal RV campsites as well as temporary pull-in or back-in sites. If you do not own an RV, rent one on RVshare.

Robert H. Treman State Park

Robert H. Treman State Park offers 70 RV campsites. All RV sites have access to electrical, water, and sewer hookups. Controlled family pets are allowed. A camp store serves as an office as well as a marketplace for camping essentials. Picnic tables and fire rings are included at every campsite. Restrooms with flush toilets and showers are available for visitor comfort. Cellphones find immediate service everywhere in this park, but there is no Wi-Fi.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: 20-amp
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: No
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Fee: $18-$24 per night
  • Office hours: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. from April 17 to November 21

Spruce Row Campground & RV Park

Spruce Row Campground & RV Park sits within the city limits of Ithaca. There are 67 RV campsites with electrical and water hookups, 23 of which also provide sewer access. Robert H. Treman State Park is a short drive away as are several other parks and businesses. Campsites at this park handle RVs up to 65 feet in length and 50 feet in width. Visitors can expect additional facilities such as restrooms with flush toilets, showers, a game room/rec hall, a 70-foot-by-103-foot swimming pool, a fishing pond, picnic tables, and fire rings. Activities include horseshoe pits, a bicycle rental, nature trails, swimming, angling, mini-golf, and a children's playground.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: 20/30-amp
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Fee: $38-$42 per night
  • Office hours: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily May 1 to October 12

Pinecreek Campground

Pinecreek Campground sits on 42 wooded acres 9 miles southwest of Ithaca alongside Robert H. Treman State Park. This campground offers over 67 RV campsites with electrical and water hookups, 58 of which provide sewer hookups. Campsites can accommodate RVs up to 60 feet in length and 40 feet in width. Facilities include a camp store/office, restrooms with flush toilets, showers, a laundry facility, a swimming pool, a fishing pond, and a playground for the kids.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: 30/50-amp
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Fee: $44 to $58 per night
  • Office hours: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. May 1 to October 15

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Robert H. Treman State Park

Inside Robert H. Treman State Park

Robert H. Treman State Park is a busy and popular state park. Five trails offer spectacular views with rest stops along the way. Those trails include:

  • Enfield Falls Swimming Hole: 0.4 miles
  • Rim Trail and Gorge Trail Loop: 4.3 miles
  • Lucifer Falls via Gorge Trail: 11 miles
  • Enfield Creek Gorge Trail and Rim Trail Short Loop: 12 miles
  • Treman Park and Butterfield Falls Park Loop: 23.4 miles

While the Enfield Falls Swimming Hole Trail remains open year-round, the others close when icy conditions appear. The stream-fed swimming hole is one of the principal attractions of the park during the hot summer months.

Outside Robert H. Treman State Park

The urban location of Robert H. Treman State Park provides several advantages. Visitors can discover a diverse set of restaurants, shops, and attractions from which to choose. No matter your tastes, the business area of Ithaca and its surroundings will satisfy your needs.

Restaurants

The Rook

If you are looking for traditional comfort foods prepared in an imaginative way, visit The Rook. The food here is called American "New" because of the methods used in the preparation. Be adventurous and check out the fried chicken prepared in duck fat or the potatowurst sandwich.

Type: American New

Location: 404 West State Street, Ithaca, NY 14850

Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar

One of the more exotic food selections found in Ithaca is at Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar. Prepare yourself for some Cajun/Creole food with a Southern flair. Look for their unique gumbo or shrimp and grits dinners for a taste that you do not expect to find in New York.

Type: Cajun/Creole

Location: 635 West State Street, Ithaca, NY 14850

Masita

If you have never eaten a real Korean meal, drop by Masita. This restaurant specializes in freshly made Korean meals that include traditional American meats and vegetables. They offer several varieties of Korean fried chicken and dumplings that include chicken, pork, or beef as the protein ingredient.

Type: Korean

Location: 418 Eddy Street, Ithaca, NY 14850

Shopping

Sunny Days of Ithaca

There are several reasons to visit Sunny Days of Ithaca. One of those reasons is to get a feel of the Finger Lakes area. The other reason is to find gifts and cards designed and produced by locals. If you are looking for books with information on the area, you will find several of them at this shop.

Location: 215 East State Street, Ithaca, NY 14850

Triphammer Marketplace

When your shopping needs include several different types of items, visit Triphammer Marketplace. This shopping mall includes 28 stores. You will find everything from health products to restaurants to clothing stores with unique products not found elsewhere.

Location: 2255 North Triphammer Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

Odyssey Bookstore

Sometimes, in the late evening when you are camping, you need a good book to read. Stop at the Odyssey Bookstore to find your reading material. This bookstore offers several categories of books such as science fiction, fiction, romance, biographies, children's books, and much more.

Location: 115 West Green Street, Lower Ithaca, NY 14850

Sightseeing

Buttermilk Falls State Park

If you cannot hike the 23-mile trail that links Robert H. Treman State Park to Buttermilk Falls State Park, then make the drive to see another set of impressive waterfalls. The park divides into two sections: an upper section that includes playing fields and picnic areas and a lower section where a campground and swimming hole attract visitors from throughout New York. Several hiking trails lead to numerous waterfalls with spectacular views.

Location: 106 East Buttermilk Falls Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

Cornell Botanic Gardens

There are few themed plant gardens in the world like those found at Cornell Botanic Gardens. These "plantations" include over 4,500 varieties of trees, a conservatory, and a vast number of trails. A visit to these gardens extends the beauty you see at Robert H. Treman State Park.

Location: 124 Comstock Knoll Drive, Ithaca, NY 14850

Ithaca Children's Garden

The Ithaca Children’s Garden is a one-of-a-kind experience for children of all ages. The 3-acre park is dedicated to the education of young people in the agricultural arts. Children learn to plant, observe what makes plants grow, and get their hands in the dirt. The Ithaca Children's Garden is open year-round.

Location: 121 Turtle Lane, Ithaca, NY 14850

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How to Get to
Robert H. Treman State Park

The park is easy to find in Ithaca by following the signs that appear everywhere in the city.

To get to Robert H. Treman State Park from New York City, take Interstate 280 West for 14 miles until it merges with Interstate 80 W. Travel I-80 W for 64 miles. Watch for the ramp toward Interstate 380 North and turn right toward Scranton. Travel I-380 N for 39 miles until you reach the exit toward Interstate 81 North and follow the signs to Ithaca.

To get to Robert H. Treman from Albany, NY, take Interstate 90 West for 13 miles to Exit 25A toward Interstate 80 West and Schenectady. Drive I-80 W for 114 miles straight into Ithaca.

Entering Robert H. Treman State Park

The park is open for day use from dawn to dusk.

Per vehicle (6-person limit) : $8

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