Response to Covid 19

Wine Trail Events: We have put ticket sales for our April, May, and June wine trail events on hold. Spring Wine and Cheese has been postponed to May 15-17. Flights and Bites will also be postponed and we’ll announce that new date in early April. Smokin’ Summer Kickoff is still scheduled for June 12-14. Please visit each event page (Iinked in bold) for important details! If you need assistance, we are here to help! Please contact us via email (as we’re a small office of two, working remotely for the time being) at

What’s Happening at our Wineries: Although it may not be in the way you’re used to, our wineries are open for business! Curb side pickup, shipping direct to your door, even some local delivery – wineries are getting creative and want to help you keep the wine flowing! We’ve assembled a handy list, alphabetized for easy searching. Check it out here. You can also follow us on Facebook for up to the moment news. Thank you for your patience and please continue to support our wonderful wineries during this challenging time!

Exceptional wines made from grapes grown around Seneca Lake.

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Our wines are Grown Here. Made Here.

Seneca Lake is known for its diverse offering of world-class wines. Our member wineries pledge to exceed your expectations when you visit to taste wine and experience the Finger Lakes. You don’t have to travel to far-away places to experience fantastic wines. They are right here on Seneca Lake, within a 5-hour drive of most metropolitan areas in the northeast including New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, and many more.

Plan your visit!

The Seneca Lake Wine Trail is affordable to visit and our member wineries open year-round! Visiting on your own, as a couple, or with a few friends or family? You don’t need to make appointments. Simply choose the wineries you’d like to visit and go on your way. Our frequently asked questions page is very helpful. You can also view or request a 2020 Seneca Lake Wine Trail brochure here.

Traveling with a group?

If you’re planning to visit with a group of 8 or more, you should make reservations in advance of your visit. Each winery has their own policy related to group size, tasting fees, time of tastings, and reservation requirements. Please visit our Group Policy Page.

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Seneca Lake offers an abundance of activities

With fabulous places to stay, a growing culinary scene, a variety of things to do, and incredible natural beauty, Seneca Lake is the heart of Finger Lakes wine country and a dream wine tourist destination! In addition to wine tasting, activities abound. Iconic attractions nearby include Watkins Glen State Park, Watkins Glen International, Corning Museum of Glass, Cornell University, Farm Sanctuary, Finger Lakes National Forest, Seneca Lake State Park, National Women’s Hall of Fame, and of course the many laid-back towns you’ll experience along the way. So what are you waiting for? Plan your visit today!

A taste of what you’ll see and experience

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