Local Area Attractions
Seneca Lake Wine Trail
The 35+ wineries along the shores of Seneca Lake offer individual and unique expressions from one of America's finest wine districts. Each winery's personality will make your visit truly a tasteful experience. Check schedule for special weekend events; Spring Wine and Cheese Weekends, Pasta & Wine Weekends, and the Finger Lakes Wine Festival. Visit the Seneca Lake Wine Trail website for more information.
On Seneca Lake - Charters available for half day or full day excursions.
Hike at New York's only Finger Lakes National Forest, with over 13,000 acres of forest land. Also Watkins Glen State Park has a 1 1/2 mile trail that takes you through the spectacular gorge with 19 waterfalls. Taughannock State Park and Robert Treman State Park, located in nearby Ithaca, offer terrific hiking opportunities.
Several golf courses are located within ten miles, and are open to the public.
Arnot Mall offers shopping as well as entertainment. From antiques to Corvettes; from sail boats to fashion shows, nearly every week the mall brings new displays, demonstrations or entertainment.
State Parks With Waterfalls
State Parks with Waterfalls include:
Taughannock Falls, Buttermilk Falls, Robert Treman State Park (all within one hour) are located near Ithaca, NY. Taughannock Falls features a waterfall that is taller than Niagara Falls. Spectacular! Robert Treman State Park boasts a scenic "swimming hole" that is life guarded in the summer.
Corning Glass Center in Corning NY
This attraction is a wonderful experience for the entire family. See a demonstration of glassmaking at the Hot Glass Show. Visit interactive displays at the Glass Innovation Center. Learn about the history of glass at the Art and History Galleries. For more information, visit the Corning Museum of Glass website .
Watkins Glen Gorge at the Watkins Glen State Park
This is often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world. It boasts 19 waterfalls and glacial carved rocks. Enjoy a beautiful hike where history, legend, nature, and beauty blend to offer an exceptional moving experience. Click here to go to the Watkins Glen State Park website .