24 ACTIVITIES IN THE FINGER LAKES, NY
The Finger Lakes is an area in northwestern New York filled with beauty and many things to do during any season. But there are especially appealing must-do activities in the Finger Lakes during spring, summer, and fall. Here are some ideas to spark motivation to travel there.
GO LEAF PEEPING
The Finger Lakes is a gorgeous area for fall Leaf Peeping, as it’s called. Its cities are blanketed in attractive colors as the leaves change from green to oranges, reds, and yellows during autumn.
Consider a sunset sail aboard True Love on Seneca Lake, especially if you’ll be at the Harbor Hotel in Watkins Glen. This historic sailboat accommodates multiple passengers.
TAKE A SUNSET SAIL
The Finger Lakes is known for its wine! They have three wine trails you can follow to hit up a few spots along the Finger Lakes’ great cities.
GO WINE TASTING
You can get excellent exercise kayaking in the Finger Lakes. Paddle around one of the lakes in the early morning or before sunset to enjoy cooler temperatures (especially if you paddle out during summer).
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One of the most beautiful state parks we’ve ever been to is in the Finger Lakes. Their state park has waterfalls and is an incredibly romantic destination.
WATKINS GLEN STATEPARK
The history of racing in Watkins Glen dates back to the mid-20th century. It’s still a happening activity there today, where there is a track that hosts Nascar races.
SEE A NASCAR RACE
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