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Birding at the Sterling Nature Center

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Hibercation...A Cure for Cabin Fever

Hibercation: part hibernation, part vacation and 100 percent good for the soul. It’s Cayuga County’s third annual hibercation and we are thrilled with how creative our partners have been in crafting special hotel packages. Thoughtful welcome gifts and experiences, unique specials, and attractive pricing are just the beginning. Prison City Pub & Brewery and Summerhill Brewery are offering flight…

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Cayuga County’s Winter Wonderland Fisheries

Wintertime doesn’t have to be boring with a case of cabin fever for anglers in Cayuga County. Cayuga County sports several different fisheries that can be experienced through the ice and on open waters. Before you venture out on any body of water during the winter, there’s some things to take into consideration to have a pleasurable experience. First, make sure you dress warmly in layers…

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Love in a new age

Reflecting on 2020, it can be hard to have warm, fuzzy feelings this Valentine’s Day. Some of us cannot be with our loved ones, where others may be spending more time with family, spouses, and significant others than ever before during this unprecedented time. No matter your situation, let’s be grateful. We need love more than ever nowadays, and there are several ways to show that you care. Get…

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Fresh year, fresh start, fresh air

With the wackiest year almost behind us, make wellness your New Year’s resolution for 2021. With unique experiences all throughout the county, good vibes are always nearby! Get spoiled, relax, indulge yourself in the festively decorated Inns of Aurora properties in Aurora. The hotel properties are the recipient of four Stella awards for 2020, so certainly a not-to-miss locale! Start the new year…

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Shopping in the Finger Lakes –Green Friday

Green Friday This year kick off you holiday shopping (if you haven't already!) with GREEN FRIDAY. Here are a few ideas to help you check those names off your list! Browse the list of Finger Lakes local producers, artisans, and specialty shops for gift inspiriation! If you're not familiar with Green Friday there are a few variations. One of them is promoting more mindful gift shopping. Shopping…

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Top 10 things To Do in the Finger Lakes this Winter

Top 10 things to do in the Finger Lakes this Winter – inside or out! Winter is a very special time in Cayuga County and the Finger Lakes region if you like the great outdoors or if you just want to stay inside and enjoy a cozy inn or bed & breakfast. Here’s our Top 10 things to do for outdoor enthusiasts and those of you that just prefer to enjoy a warm fire and sip a glass of fine Finger Lakes…

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A Hibercation Hotel Package for Every Traveler

It’s Cayuga County’s first annual hibercation and we are thrilled with how creative our partners have been in crafting special hotel packages. Thoughtful welcome gifts and experiences, unique dining specials, and attractive pricing are just the beginning. Prison City Pub & Brewery even came up with a signature Hibercation Beer Flight to help us all get in the spirit. Read on to see what kind of…

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Introducing Cayuga County’s First Annual Hibercation

Here in the heart of NY’s Finger Lakes region, we’re redefining the winter getaway. Treat yourself to guilt-free relaxation and much-needed coziness with a hibercation. Cayuga County’s low-key pace, rich history , homegrown craft breweries , and creative cuisine provide just the right setting for those looking to reconnect, disconnect, or a little bit of both. This getaway is bound to be a bright…

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