The safety of those who live and visit here are our top priority, so we encourage all to follow the guidance that has been issued by New York State Public Health officials and the Governor. We will continue to monitor the rapidly changing situation of COVID-19. For the most thorough, detailed information please visit the NY Forward website.

February 10th, 2022 Update from New York State: Statewide Indoor Business Mask or Vaccine Requirement to be Lifted Starting February 10, Remains Optional for Businesses, Local Governments, Counties.

Masks Will Still Be Required In Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Shelters, Transportation and Other Related Entities

Check out Yates County’s level of transmission

Planning Resources – Visiting Yates County

Kindness, patience and understanding are appreciated as businesses manage changes to adhere to the latest guidance from New York State and the CDC.

We truly are grateful to be able to share a little part of our lives with yours, but there are some things to be aware of ahead of time:

  • Effective February 10th, 2022, The statewide indoor business mask or vaccine policy has been lifted, but remains optional for individual businesses, local governments and counties. 
  • Have a proper face covering with you as some businesses still strongly recommend that you wear a mask while visiting their business.
  • Check with the business or attraction before visiting for the most up to date information on their policies, hours, offerings and service.

We encourage you to review the additional travel resources linked below.

Traveler Resources:

I LOVE NY Resource for Travelers
New York State Department of Health

Finger Lakes Wine Country Reopening Updates

Keuka Lake Wine Trail

Seneca Lake Wine Trail

Cayuga Lake Wine Trail

Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance

Finger Lakes Premier Properties Planning Resources

Yates County Resources:

Yates County Public Health

Official Yates County Government Covid-19 Updates