8 Finger Lakes Region Vacation Ideas

So here is the thing. Looking for vacation ideas? Perhaps a 3–4 day long weekend getaway? Like a diversity of awesome things to do? Then the Finger Lakes Region vacation ideas are for you.

Mike Schoultz


Our family has lived in upstate New York, in and around the Finger Lakes Region for over 35 years. We have also lived for short assignments in the Space Coast of Florida, the Maryland Chesapeake area, and Southern California. Some great places. So we know what we are saying when we state that the Finger Lakes region of New York has awesome things to do.

If you are planning a getaway in the Finger Lakes, you may want to purchase:

Finger Lakes Getaway Guide

You can purchase it on Amazon here for $4.99

It has all the planning information you need.

Better than those other areas, though they were very nice places to visit. Let’s discuss our favorite things to do here in the Finger Lakes:

Water activities

Where else in the US can you find 6 major lakes with the two largest 40 and 38 miles long? 124 THOUSAND acres of water. 5 public marinas and 9 additional boat launches with all types of boating, fishing, and water sports.

When bringing a boat is not an option, renting one may be. There are many rental companies throughout the lakes; here are 5 of our recommendations.

Basin Park Marina Rentals are available for 1/2 day, per day, or per week. They offer Manitou Pontoon boats with 60 HP outboards and open bow ski…



Mike Schoultz

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