Buttermilk Falls State Park Professional Guide
Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook
"On the very edge of Ithaca’s southern boundary lies a multiuse park that offers a special opportunity for campers wishing to visit this unique Finger Lakes city. The idea of a campground practically inside a city may seem strange to some, but not if you know Ithaca. Located on the southern tip of Cayuga Lake, Ithaca presents outdoors enthusiasts with numerous activities as well as access to a wide variety of restaurants, bustling nightlife, and nearby wine trails. Ithaca seems to be surrounded by nature—in fact, there are four state parks along with numerous cityand university-managed parks within the immediate vicinity. Given the wide variety of outdoor activities available here, Buttermilk Falls State Park serves as an ideal base to explore the region."