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Discover the Finger Lakes with MVR Vacation Rentals, Inc.

Written by: on Monday, June 3rd, 2024

Nestled in the heart of New York, Bradford serves as the perfect gateway to some of the most enchanting wine trails and natural wonders the region has to offer. Join us on a journey through Watkins Glen, Lamoka Lake, Seneca, and Keuka Wine Trails, discovering the beauty and indulging in the flavors that make this area a true paradise for wine enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

  1. Watkins Glen State Park – Nature’s Masterpiece: Begin your adventure at Watkins Glen State Park, where nature unveils its breathtaking masterpiece. Hike through the winding trails, passing by 19 waterfalls, and experience the enchanting beauty of the Gorge Trail. Don’t forget to explore the Suspension Bridge for panoramic views of the park.
  2. Lamoka Lake – Serenity by the Water: A short drive from Bradford leads you to the tranquil shores of Lamoka Lake. Bring a picnic and relax by the water, or take advantage of the boating and fishing opportunities available. Lamoka Lake provides a serene escape for those seeking a peaceful retreat.
  3. Seneca Wine Trail – Sip and Savor: Indulge your palate in the world-renowned Seneca Wine Trail, home to a plethora of vineyards and wineries. Sample exquisite wines, each with a unique flavor profile, and enjoy the picturesque landscapes surrounding the vineyards. Notable stops include Wagner Vineyards and Glenora Wine Cellars.
  4. Keuka Wine Trail – Lakeside Tastings: Embark on the Keuka Wine Trail, where the charm of lakeside wineries awaits. Take in the views of Keuka Lake as you explore award-winning wineries such as Dr. Konstantin Frank Wine Cellars and Heron Hill Winery. Enjoy tastings on outdoor decks overlooking the serene waters.
  5. Corning Museum of Glass – Artistry Unveiled: Take a short drive to Corning and explore the fascinating Corning Museum of Glass. Witness live glassblowing demonstrations, marvel at intricate glass sculptures, and even try your hand at creating your glass masterpiece. A unique and artistic experience awaits.
  6. Hammondsport – Quaint Lakeside Village: Discover the charm of Hammondsport, a picturesque village located at the southern tip of Keuka Lake. Stroll along the historic streets, explore local shops, and enjoy a meal at one of the cozy lakeside restaurants. The village exudes a welcoming atmosphere that captures the essence of the Finger Lakes region.

From the natural wonders of Watkins Glen State Park to the exquisite wines along Seneca and Keuka Wine Trails, Bradford, NY, and its surrounding areas offer an unforgettable blend of beauty and flavor. Whether you’re a wine connoisseur, nature enthusiast, or simply seeking a weekend escape, this region promises a delightful experience. Pack your bags, raise your glass, and embark on a journey to savor the best that the Finger Lakes have to offer. Cheers to a memorable adventure!

At MVR Vacation Rentals, Inc. we have a property that will make your trip one to remember! Unwind at Lodge at the Lake, our unique property boasting 2 living quarters, each with its own kitchen, living room, and 4 total inviting bedrooms adorned with 6 beds, accommodating up to 10 guests – perfect for creating unforgettable memories with family. Nestled on the shores of Lamoka Lake, you’ll find yourself at the heart of the Seneca & Keuka Lake Wine Trails, and nearby Corning, Watkins Glen, and Ithaca. Relax and enjoy the views of the lake on the expansive deck of the main house and from the firepit.