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Along the Byway

A series of articles to help you plan your Byway experience.

Taughannock Falls drops 215 feet to the plunge pool below.

Taughannock Falls

Time to Start Planning Your 2018 Vacation to Cayuga Lake!

As we head into May, now is a great time to start planning your 2018 getaways. A trip to Cayuga Lake definitely should be on your list. On top of all the annual festivals and events, award-winning wines and farm-to-table meals, we’re gearing up for another great year of music and theatre at a variety of venues and new opportunities to explore Cayuga Lake and the city of Ithaca. We’ll be highlighting some of the activities as they come up here on our home page and also on our Facebook page. If you aren’t “Following” us yet, make sure you head on over to our Facebook page and add us to your list. Keep reading to learn about two new exciting opportunities on tap for 2018 along Cayuga Lake.

A trip to the Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway isn’t complete without an on-the-water experience to cap off your driving adventure around the lake. In 2018, you will have another option to get out on the water and experience the landscape from an entirely different perspective. Discover Cayuga Lake Boat Tours is introducing tours and charters aboard their 63-foot MV Teal. read more »

Once the frontier of the United States, the Cayuga Lake region was home to progressive cultural movements and industrial innovations. The Erie Canal, now referred to as the Barge Canal, is one of the early transportation innovations. The canal system will soon be up and operating again for the season. If you’ve never seen how a canal lock functions, stop read more »

2012 Geocaching Coin

We still have our beautiful, collectible 10th Anniversary coins available. Whether you are a die-hard geocacher or new to the sport, geocaching the Byway is a great way to explore some of the off-the-beaten-path corners along the byway route. For more information about our trail, visit our Geocaching page. read more »

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