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    14 Counties surround our 11 glacial lakes to make up the glorious vacation region that is New York’s Finger Lakes. Fill your days on the water or trails enjoying everything from swimming and boating, wine and cheese, art and history. Spend your evenings roasting marshmallows around the campfire, trying the fine, local fare in area restaurants, or enjoying a show or game at one of the Region's many cultural and sports venues. Then settle in for the night at your choice of quaint B&Bs, stately hotels or friendly, lakeside campgrounds. This summer, we invite you to discover everything the Finger Lakes has to offer.
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  • Cortland County
    Our summer calendar is jampacked in Cortland County. We celebrate the summer months with festivals, fairs, concerts and summer theatre. We recognize our history with events like a 4th of July fireworks celebration, and acknowledge our agricultural roots with farmers markets, roadside farm stands and berry picking.
  • Wayne County
    Lake Ontario comes alive in the summer, providing visitors with warm sandy beaches, great swimming, boating and world-class fishing. Rent a cottage on Sodus Bay or stay in one of our charming B&B’s where everything you need is within walking distance including groceries, shopping, marinas, public launches, restaurants and entertainment. We have it all to make your stay a memorable one!
  • Seneca County
    Make your way around Seneca and Cayuga Lakes (the region’s two largest and deepest bodies of water) as you enjoy boating, swimming, world-class fishing tournaments, and more. State parks and public beaches, marinas, launches, boating rentals, and various water sporting activities are all available. Easily accessible and connecting the lakes, don’t forget to tour the historic Cayuga-Seneca Canal.
  • Monroe County
    The Ontario Beach Park pier and light house on the shore of the Great Lake Ontario situated just 8 miles north of downtown Rochester.
  • Ontario County
    In between festivals and holidays, summer in the Finger Lakes is the best time to catch the fantastic views and vistas of the region’s outdoor playground –what we like to call Nature’s Health Club. With over 250 miles of hiking, biking, and water trails in Ontario County (and plenty of ice cream shops in between), you will never tire of the fresh air!
  • Livingston County
    Summertime in Livingston County means picnics and eagle-watching in the “Grand Canyon of the East,” Letchworth State Park. Visitors can spend the day hiking and looking at the park’s abundant flora and fauna before settling down for a nice lunch in front of a beautiful view.
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  • Steuben County
    Summer gets HOT in Corning & the Finger Lakes! Watch live glassblowing at The Corning Museum of Glass, then cool off with a glass of award-winning Riesling at one of our Keuka Lake wineries.
  • Schuyler County
    The outdoor adventurer delights in a variety of water sports, hiking, biking, and underwater exploration. You can also unwind with a glass of wine or explore some of our many world-famous events and festivals (Cardboard Boat Regatta and NASCAR, and the Finger Lakes Wine Festival). Sail away on True Love, the gorgeous vessel featured in the 1956 movie, “High Society” with Grace Kelly, Bing Crosby, Louis Armstrong and Frank Sinatra.
  • Yates County
    Summer is all about family, picnics, warm lakes, bonfires, s’mores, concerts on the lawn and Seneca Farms Ice Cream!
  • Onondaga County
    The picturesque lakeside village of Skaneateles is the area’s crown jewel of summer. Cruise along one of the cleanest lakes in the country aboard one of Mid-Lakes Navigation’s vessels. Photo Credit: Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce
  • Tioga County
    The riverbank trail stretches about a 1/4 mile from Draper Park to Ahwaga Park (nicknamed Mayor’s Park), beneath Court Street Bridge and between the Susquehanna River and the rear of historic buildings known as Riverow. Grab a leisure lunch or a delicious ice cream cone and read the interpretive signage located along the path system to explain the areas natural resources and rich historical connections to the river.
  • Chemung County
    Mark Twain summered for over 20 years in Elmira, writing his greatest classics while overlooking the breathtaking beauty of the place he called “a foretaste of heaven”. The Trolley into Twain Country summer tours are a perfect way to learn of the land where the author lived and brought such beloved characters as Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn to life!
  • Cayuga County
    Summer in Cayuga County is the time to picnic lakeside, stroll through our public gardens and watch professional baseball at Falcon Park. If you seek outdoor adventure, set sail on Lake Ontario, skydive or take a balloon ride. We have it all! From water sports to wine tours there is something for everyone during the summer months in Cayuga County.
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