What To Do

A great vacation is made up of many things - including activities galore. We know when you visit you’ll spend time off the mountain too, and with so many great opportunities, you’ll want to add another day just to try them all! Maybe you’ll find a new hobby, like snowshoeing at Lime Hollow. Or take in an art exhibit at the Dowd Fine Arts Center. Whether you choose to spend more time in the great outdoors or explore options indoors - we guarantee we’ll keep you busy.

Outdoor

Lime Hollow Nature Center

Lime Hollow offers several snowshoe and cross-country trails, as well as snowshoe and cross-country ski rentals.

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Nordic Center at Greek Peak

Separate from the downhill skiing trails on the mountain, the Nordic Center offers cross-country skiing and snowshoeing trails, as well as fat tire bikes.

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Labrador Hollow Unique Area

Open year-round, this park has hiking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing trails that includes Labrador Pond and Tinker Falls.

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Finger Lakes Trail

The longest continuous foot path in New York State passes right through our backyard. Trek through Cuyler Hill State Forest, Taylor Valley State Forest, Hoxie Gorge, Tuller Hill and over Virgil Mountain, the highest point in Cortland County.

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Indoor

Cascades Indoor Waterpark

Pack the winter coat and the swimsuit! With perfect 84° weather, over 500 feet of water slides, and lots of splashes and sprays, everyone will have a blast.

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The 1890 House Museum

Built for late 19th-century inventor & industrialist Chester F. Wickwire, this remarkable home now serves as a snapshot of life in 19th century Cortland and Upstate New York.

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CNY Living History Center

Experience three museums in one. This massive museum complex has a diverse collection from larger than life Brockway Trucks, to an impressive 10,000 Civil War items to rare items of local and national political significance, and the massive collection of antique tractors.

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Dowd Fine Arts Center

This art museum features up to seven rotating exhibitions each year, as well as a permanent collection of over 500 objects dating from the 13th through the 21st centuries.

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Breweries, Wineries, and Distilleries

When in the Finger Lakes, explore Cortland’s distilleries, local craft beers and award-winning regional wines.

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