Finger Lakes Region is a popular destination, every season of
the year. Eleven postcard-perfect lakes offer both the first time visitor
and the lifelong fan countless opportunities to get connected to nature,
to history, to good food and the good life.
Connoisseurs around the globe are learning what locals have known
all along – The FInger Lakes Region is producing some of the finest
wines in the world. Want to experience it yourself? Pick a wine
trail and follow it – and while you're on your way – consider filling your
market basket with homegrown and handmade specialties from the region.
But there's more to the region than just great wines and good foods.
Get active in the area with golfing, skiing, hiking, biking, antiquing,
architecture and history hunting. This area has been deemed, Nature's
Health Club, 4,692 square miles of fun, fitness and relaxation are
offered – all in a rejuvenating setting that redecorates itself with
For centuries, visitors have been discovering the wealth of artistic
and cultural experiences found in the Finger Lakes Region, and we
work hard to preserve and celebrate that legacy through our theatre
arts, family events, grape festivals, celebrations of our Native
American history, and lakeside art shows. Celebrate your visit with
a special event while you’re in the area.
Ah, yes, it’s the Finger Lakes – a place so named as legend has it
because the lakes were formed by the blessing of the Great Spirit’s
outstretched hand. Actually, it was the glaciers that formed these
special features, but no matter if its legend or science, those who
live here and those who visit share in the blessing of this breathtaking
area of New York State. Click on the links below to learn more about
visiting this great area!
here to request your Farm Food and Fun brochure and driving guide.
antiques, historic sites and special tastes line this authentic American
road. This driving guide will give you a wealth of great ideas and “must
sees” along 135 miles of scenic rural countryside
from Skaneateles, NY to Darien, NY … hit the highlights that this agricultural
tour offers following the east to west road across New York State –
Routes 5 & 20.
site brought to you by The Ontario County Agricultural Enhancement
Board In cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario
County, the Finger Lakes Visitors Connection, and Ontario County
Department of Planning. Canandaigua, New York 14424
585-396-4455 or 585-394-3977.