Services & Amenities:
Betty and Wilbur Davis State Park, named for the generous New York couple who donated their land to the state, is located in Southern Otsego County.
Park activities include hiking, picnicking, and catch and release fishing. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobile trails that connect to the state corridor trail system.
Facilities include a picnic area and picnic shelter; an extensive network of hiking trails; and a woodland stream. Guest cabins have picnic tables, grills, and fire rings.
Located in Westford, the park is just a short drive from Cooperstown, home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Glimmerglass State Park, Gilbert Lake State Park, Hyde Hall State Historic Site, and Max V. Shaul State Park are all nearby.
YOU MUST CONTACT GLIMMERGLASS STATE PARK during normal business hours @ 607-547-8662 for key entrance code into the rented cottage AT LEAST 3 DAYS prior to arrival. Patrons still need to check in and register at Betty and Wilbur Davis State Park. Late arrivals should check in the next day between 8 - 9 AM.During the winter months (Jan - March) walk-ins are NOT accepted for the cottages. Please make your reservations in advance.
A $200.00 security deposit will be required upon check in, in the form of a check or credit card, NO CASH. Eight people per cottage/ two vehicles per cottage. Each additional vehicle, charged $7.00 per day.
Cottages include, Bathroom with shower, electric refrigerator and stove, microwave oven, Television, DVD player, furniture, pillows, bedding, cooking utensils, dishes etc.
Tents and tree hung hammocks are NOT permitted around cottages. Picnic table, charcoal grill, and fire pit are located outside the cottages. Smoking is NOT permitted in the cottages.
Cottage rentals include access to swimming facilities at Glimmerglass State Park (17.6 miles from Davis State Park).
Cottage rentals are at a 2-night minimum all season.
No one under the age of 21 may reserve a cottage. No subletting, substitutions or registering for others will be permitted. The registrant must occupy the site for the entire length of stay. Check-in is at 3pm. On your departure date, renters must leave their cottage by 10am and the surrounding area should be clean and orderly.