Location Owasco Lake is the sixth largest (or smallest of the “major” Finger Lakes) and third easternmost of the Finger Lakes. It measures 11 miles long and has a maximum wid...

Location Canadice Lake, whose name is derived from the Iroquois word ska-ne-a-dice meaning “Long Lake” is located just east of Hemlock Lake between Route 15A and County Roa...

Location Canandaigua Lake – its name derived from the Seneca Indian Tribe language for “Chosen Place” – is fitting as it is arguably the most popular Finger Lake being only 2...

Location Like the other Finger Lakes, Cayuga was carved by glaciers and they really went for a ride here, as it is the longest, measuring 38.2 miles long. With a maximum dept...

Location Go west young man…if you want to find Conesus, (pronounced “kəˈniːʃəs”), which is the westernmost Finger Lake located between the Town of Conesus at the south and La...

Location and Geography The Finger Lakes Region of Central New York is named for 11 lakes within a defined bioregion – and for those of you who didn’t study geology in college...

Location Hemlock Lake is located 25 miles south of Rochester, just west of Route 15A which runs between the hamlets of Hemlock and Springwater, and is surrounded by the 6,849...

Location Honeoye (honey-oy) is the Finger Lake with perhaps the most fascinating naming lore. The name is a Seneca Indian word which roughly translates to “lying finger.” It ...

Location Keuka Lake is in the heart of the Finger Lakes region, slightly more than an hour (56.9 miles) from Rochester, the closest “big city,” to Penn Yan, which is the nort...

Location Go, er, east my friend? Break the traditional (“Go West”) saying if you want to find Otisco Lake, the easterly most of the Finger Lakes. The lake is also closest of ...

Location Seneca Lake is nestled in the middle of the Finger Lakes (often jokingly called the “middle finger”), and its biggest nearby town – Geneva (at the north-end) – is of...

Location Skaneateles Lake is the fifth largest of the Finger Lakes and is located amongst three counties – Onondaga, Cortland, and Cayuga. The name Skaneateles comes from the...