Explore the Finger Lakes
Greek Peak Mountain Resort is located in Cortland County, New York – at the gateway to New York’s famous Finger Lakes Region. This area is abundant with unique high-quality touring, shopping, dining and attractions.
Cayuga and Seneca Lakes boast the oldest wine trails in the country. Wine tours and tastings are done year round, often the wineries come to the hotel to do tastings. Rent a sailboat, motorboat or swim at the State Park beaches on Cayuga and Seneca Lakes.
For those that love the outdoors, visit the beautiful state parks in the Finger Lakes. Take a history tour or hike one of over 100 waterfalls located within ten miles of downtown Ithaca, just a 20 minute drive away.
There are over fifty colleges and universities in the Fingerlakes region which provides year round live theater and many art galleries.
Those who “live to shop” will think they are in paradise. Shop the Fingerlakes at one of a kind unique gift shops in Cazenovia, Skaneateles, Ithaca and Owego. There is a large Amish presence in the beautiful Fingerlakes area. Shop at the Windmill in Penn Yan or the Craft Market and Traders Village in Romulus for their fine crafts, furniture, baked goods and meat. Don’t be surprised if you see Amish wagons carrying families to and from the markets in the area.
One hour north of Hope Lake Lodge are the Waterloo Premium Outlet Stores. Visit Aurora, New York on Cayuga Lake to visit Mackenzie-Childs, world famous one of a kind artisan furniture, dishware and distinctive gifts.
Here are some other helpful Links on the Region:
- Finger Lakes Event Calendar
- Finger Lakes Farms & Markets
- Finger Lakes Horseback Riding
- Finger Lakes Pumpkin Patches
- Finger Lakes Museums
- Cortland County Convention & Visitors Bureau
- New York State Travel & Vacation Association
- Visit Ithaca
- Visit Syracuse