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Celebrate Earth Day: 7 Finger Lakes photos of our great outdoors

There’s no better way to celebrate Earth Day (or any day) than to retreat into nature and hike in the Finger Lakes. Some of our Finger Lakes Visitors Connection staff are avid hikers and recently explored Rob's Trail near the Hemlock-Canadice State Forest. Here are seven great photos from their excursionin celebration of Mother Earth and the great outdoors…

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Spring surprises: 6 warm weather activities in the Finger Lakes

Spring, I’ll admit, is not my favorite season in the Finger Lakes. I’ll be honest and say it’s a tad “muddier” than I’d like and the fluctuations in temperatures just tease me into longing even more for those generally ideal summer temperatures that the region is noted for. But, there are those bright spots of renewal and reminders that this is a special place to live – and a special place to visit, in any season! Often, it’s just the simple little things, but they are reminders of authentic Finger Lakes experiences that every visitor should try when they come here.  Here are my top signs that we’re launching into another year of magnificence in the Finger Lakes…

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