Let Adventure Blossom This Spring in the Finger Lakes Countrysides

Explore Yates County, NY, where spring unveils blossoming landscapes and charm. Explore the region’s scenic vineyards, serene lakeshores, and charming villages through a journey through the rejuvenating spirit of the season.

Breakfast at Oak Leaf Café

Start your morning with a thoughtfully made breakfast. Whether you want something light like a smoothie or parfait, or prefer a hardier meal for a jam packed day ahead, Oak Leaf Café has it. They always have delicious food and drink specials that incorporate the seasonality of the area and local produce.

Biking/Hiking on the Keuka Lake Outlet Trail

Kick off your day with a leisurely stroll or bike ride along this seven-mile stretch of land between the villages of Penn Yan and Dresden. Take in the relaxing atmosphere and participate in an audio tour along the way!

Lunch at Tabora Farm & Winery

After your adventure, visit one of the area’s best spots for from-scratch baked goods, deli favorites and wine! Enjoy your lunch in a converted building built in the early 1900s with a distinctive Cape Dutch style that reflects the unique heritage of Tabora.

Visit a Winery Along the Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Continue your wine tasting experience after lunch on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail. Enjoy the variety of locally made wines in unique settings that range in size, personality and style. In the spring, tasting rooms are quiet and more intimate, offering a personalized experience that dives into the flavor profiles found in every glass.

Dinner at Outlet 111

Enjoy dinner at Outlet 111, a bar and lounge that specializes in elevated spirits and fresh ingredients. Named after its unique spot on the outlet trail connecting Keuka and Seneca Lakes, their menu offers a rotating selection of charcuterie and tapas options sourced from around the area.

Sunset Along the Lakes

Yates County borders three different Finger Lakes—Keuka, Seneca, and Canandaigua. End the evening watching the sun set along the shoreline. Visit our water page for more inspiration.

Stay the Night – B&B Getaways

Spend your evening strolling the lawns and gardens of these B&B retreats in Yates County, each with their own unique charm and array of amenities. A few of the options include:

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