Things To Do

Things To Do

Mill Creek Cabins is located just 10 minutes away from both the Seneca Wine Trail and the Cayuga Wine Trail. You’ll never run out of new wines to try! There are so many ways to enjoy wine here. Each winery has its own style, from the party stops to the sophisticated sommeliers. This is just our opinion of the best stops for each style—let us know if you have a suggestion! There are new wineries popping up all the time.

Of course, during this time, hours and availability are affected, so make sure you call ahead! 

 

CONTENTS:

Finger Lakes Wine Country: Mill Creek Cabins is located just 10 minutes away from both the Seneca Wine Trail and the Cayuga Wine Trail. You’ll never run out of new wines to try! .

The Great Outdoors: Our cabins are perfectly located for your outdoor adventure whether it includes hiking, biking, snowshoeing, bird-watching, boating or hunting. The one thing you must see? New York’s best waterfalls.

Restaurants & Breweries:The Finger Lakes are full of innovative breweries and intriguing restaurants. You’ll find heartwarming homemade farm-to-table comfort food and mind-tingling gourmet meals—and don’t forget the ice cream and coffee! 

Events & Tours: There’s never a wrong time to come the Finger Lakes—and we’re here year-round—but there are some special events that you might want to see. Plus, there are some special charters and tours that you can schedule to coincide with your visit. 

 

Finger Lakes Wine Country

 

Main Nature Attractions

 

Hiking Trails

 

Bird-Watching & Wildlife

You can start by exploring the paths that wind through our property, where you can spot a number of local birds. Access to Finger Lakes National Forest is just one mile away from Mill Creek Cabins, and guests can bike, hike, snowmobile, or cross-country ski/snowshoe from their cabin to the 16,000-acre national forest.

In Seneca Falls, the Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge is a marshland that is home to osprey, egrets, great blue herons, and bald eagles. Near Ithaca, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology has a visitor center in the Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary.

Hunting is prohibited on our property, but the Finger Lakes National Forest is public hunting land with opportunities to find upland game birds, migratory waterfowl, small game and deer.

 

Fishing & Boating

If you’d like to hire a charter boat for a leisure or fishing excursion, check out some of our suggested vendors. Seneca Lake and Cayuga Lake are the two largest of the Finger Lakes, and they both contain a variety of fishing opportunities. Also, there are a number of nearby ponds with boat launches in Finger Lakes National Forest and other nearby state parks. Check out this full list of public boat launches in the Finger Lakes region.

 

Creameries (Cheese!)

The Finger Lakes are full of innovative breweries and intriguing restaurants. And part of what makes dining here so great is the cheese! So here are a few of our favorite dairies in the Finger Lakes.

 

BREWERIES

 

Restaurants

 

Local Events and Festivals

 

Charters and Tours