I ran Corning’s Wineglass Marathon

A heavy mist blankets the air as I walk to my car. I tell myself I must be crazy for doing this. It’s 5:00 am. The world is still sleeping around me as I drive. After parking in Corning its a short walk to a row of buses. As I climb on-board I can feelContinue reading “I ran Corning’s Wineglass Marathon”

Apple Picking Fun!

The epitome of fall family fun in the Finger Lakes region has to be apple picking so this weekend we loaded up the car and headed off to Reisinger Apple Farm. Located on Apple Lane in Watkins Glen you will find acres of apple trees, over 20 different varieties of apples are available on overContinue reading “Apple Picking Fun!”

I made a glass pumpkin!

If you are looking for a unique fall experience when you are in the Finger Lakes region, it doesn’t get much better than making your own glass pumpkin at The Corning Museum of Glass. Corning Glass, which is found in Corning, NY offers an amazing glass museum, gift shop and hands on experiences at makingContinue reading “I made a glass pumpkin!”

Sunset Hike at Sperr Park

Tucked away in Big Flats, NY is a hiking trail that will give you an amazing sunset view. The trail runs beside a pond that is home to a multitude of wildlife. Tonight the atmosphere was alive with the sounds of birds and other musical creatures. As we made our way down the trail weContinue reading “Sunset Hike at Sperr Park”

Fall Fun in the Finger Lakes

When the air turns crisp and the breathtaking landscape of the region is transformed into a spectacle of color the Finger Lakes region comes alive with fun fall activities. You will find several places for apple picking with the family, pumpkin farms with lots of activities for the kids and what is quickly becoming popularContinue reading “Fall Fun in the Finger Lakes”

A Day at Seneca Lake Wineries

After yesterday’s exhilarating but exhausting day of exploring the Finger Lakes, today I decided to go for a more relaxing day. If you are looking for laid back, easy going enjoyment it doesn’t get much better than sipping wine while viewing Seneca Lake. The drive up the left side of Seneca Lake from Watkins GlenContinue reading “A Day at Seneca Lake Wineries”

Waterfalls Worth The Hunt

The Finger Lakes region is known for beautiful lakes, numerous waterfalls and rolling hills. For decades, people from around the world have been drawn to this region. It is easy to see why when you take in the vast beauty of Seneca lake, the peaceful retreat of Cayuga Lake and the spectacular sunset from HarrisContinue reading “Waterfalls Worth The Hunt”

A Day Spent Exploring Elmira

Elmira, NY a city named after a rambunctious young girl, or so the story goes, is a city full of rich history, museums and old time fun. When you are in the Finger Lakes region take a day to explore Elmira. Hop aboard the historic trolley of Elmira, NY and explore the rich history ofContinue reading “A Day Spent Exploring Elmira”