Things to Do

The Finger Lakes offers a wide variety of Attractions and Things To Do for every season. The Finger Lakes Wine Trails offer Wine Tours and Food Pairings from an assortment of vineyards, restaurants and resorts. Summer and Fall are perfect for enjoying Boat Tours and Cruises, Golfing, or the many Music and Dance Festivals.

Known for it’s scenic beauty, the Finger Lakes are full of State Parks, National Forests and Waterfalls for hiking, swimming and outdoor adventure. Throughout the lakes you find inviting towns and villages, rich with history, engaging theatre and local shops filled with unique crafts by Upstate New York artists.

(607)-678-4043

New York 14, Dundee, NY, United States

One roof, but so many choices!  Starkey’s Lookout offers magnificent views of Seneca Lake atop the West shore.  You’ll find both a microbrewery and winery, tasting room and gift shop.  Stop by and relax with a glass or wine assortment, beer by the pint, pitcher, bottle or growler. Read more…

Puddledockers

(607) 273-0096

704 W Buffalo St, Ithaca, NY, United States

At Puddledockers Kayak Shop they offer kayak, canoe and stand-up paddleboard rentals to new paddlers as well as to the most experienced water warriors. They have a wide variety of boats that can accommodate all kinds of sizes and skill levels. Read more…

Shtayburne-Farm

(315) 270-2249

2909 Chase Rd, Rock Stream, NY

Mon to Sat : 10am to 5pm, Sun closed

Shtayburne Farm is owned and operated by Lorin and Alicia Hostetler and family. The Hostetler family has been working with the land and cows  for over four generations. In 2010 they added a creamery and farm store to their family farm. Read more…

Ithaca-Childrens-Garden

607-319-4203

Cass Park Access Rd, Ithaca, NY

Open Daily 7am to 7pm

Ithaca Children’s Garden (ICG), located on the Cayuga Waterfront Trail, is only minutes from Downtown Ithaca and the Ithaca Commons, at the edge of Cass Park, Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca. Read more…

(607) 535-4511

1009 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY

Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen’s stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Read more…

(607) 387-6739

Taughannock Falls State Park, Trumansburg, NY

Taughannock Falls State Park’s namesake waterfall is one of the outstanding natural attractions of the Northeast. Taughannock Falls plunges 215 feet past rocky cliffs that tower nearly 400 feet above the gorge. Read more…

(585) 335-8111

Stony Brook State Park, New York 36, Dansville, NY

Stony Brook State Park’s terrain comprises hilly woodlands, a deep gorge with rugged cliffs overlooking three waterfalls and fascinating rock formations. 116 tent and trailer campsites are scattered in the woodlands above the gorge in the upper or south end of the park. Read more…

(315) 789-2331

Seneca Lake State Park, Lake Front Drive, Geneva

Seneca Lake State Park overlooks blue water, creating a relaxing experience for swimmers and picnickers. Children will be especially delighted with our Sprayground and Playground facilities. Read more…

(315) 585-6392

6096 Route 96A, Romulus, NY

Encompassing just over 2000 acres on the eastern shore of Seneca Lake, Sampson State Park features camping and boating as the primary recreational activities. The park has a total of 309 campsites with 245 electric and 64 non-electric sites. Read more…

(607) 359-2767

1904 Pinnacle Road, Addison, NY

Pinnacle State Park has breathtaking views and tremendous vistas, including the Canisteo River Valley, Harris Hill and the village of Addison. The park is known for its challenging 9-hole golf course, but visitors can enjoy many other recreational activities, including hiking or cross-country skiing on 11 miles of trails. Read more…

(607) 732-6067

Newtown Battlefield State Park, County Road 60, Elmira, NY

In August of 1779, the peace and tranquility of this forested hill was broken by the boom of cannons, the crack of musket fire, and the yells of Iroquois warriors. The Continental Army was engaged in battle with the British regulars, Loyalist rangers and 1000 Iroquois Indian warriors. Read more…

(315) 585-6392

Lodi Point State Park, Lodi, NY

Lodi Point Marine Park is a boat launch and picnic site. The park has modest accommodations for boaters, picnickers and anglers. Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Proof of rabies inoculation. Hours of Operation The park is open year round. Read more…