A series of articles about some of the many themes that you can experience on the Byway.
Cayuga Lake is surrounded by so many interesting places to visit that it’s sometimes easy to overlook exciting opportunities to Enjoy the Ride! The Along The Byway section contains a series of articles about some of the hidden treasures and unique experiences to be found on the Byway.
Introducing a whole new way to Enjoy the Ride! The new Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway GeoTrail is a fun and interesting way to travel the Byway routes around Cayuga Lake. With 20 different caches strategically placed, you’re sure to get a true taste of the terrain and discover a new perspective on the beauty and culture of the Cayuga Lake read more »
The Finger Lakes ‘Sweet Treat’ Trail celebrates Cayuga County’s unique sweets and treats made with fresh, local products. Whether it’s honey or jam or homemade cookies made with locally-grown and produced products, the trail has everything to satisfy your sweet-tooth cravings. This year, 2013, the Trail partners have launched a Sweet Treat Trail Tasting Tour with 27 stops ranging from read more »
A trip around the Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway offers plenty of places of beauty and natural wonder. The lake itself, the rolling farmlands, the striking waterfalls and gorges all contribute to a sense of bounty and connection to nature. Here are just a few of the places you may want to visit. Taughannock Falls At 215 feet, Taughannock Falls, on read more »
Bring your binoculars! For casual and serious birders alike, the Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway is a treasure trove for birding. From the many excellent birding sites along the lake to a nationally important wildlife and waterfowl refuge and an internationally renowned ornithology research lab, Cayuga Lake has plenty to keep bird enthusiasts interested. Birding in the area is a rich read more »