Cayuga Lake, the longest and second deepest of the Finger Lakes, has provided residents and visitors throughout the centuries with water transportation connection to the world beyond; food; and recreation in the form of pleasure boating, swimming or quiet contemplation along its shores. To celebrate this treasured body of freshwater, leaders of the communities around the lake came together to showcase the historic, natural and cultural assets that tell the story of the significance of Cayuga Lake to our past, present, and future.
Supported by two New York State sponsored programs, Scenic Byways and Local Waterfront Revitalization, we share the stories through land and water experiences of Cayuga Lake. Either way you travel, ENJOY THE RIDE!
From our house to yours, we wish for you a healthy holiday season!
Looking for a unique gift for that hard-to-shop-for person, go to our Shop page and send the gift of the Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway! Your purchase also helps us continue our programs.
Cayuga Lake is an ideal place to see and learn about the wide variety of birds that pass through the area or make it their home. Follow our Birding Trail around the lake for an introduction to our feathered friends.
Check out our latest video to see all the wonderful things you’ll experience when you come visit us!
Share your experience along Cayuga Lake whether wheeling your way around or paddling on the lake.
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