TOP 5 Lesser-Known Travel Spots in NY for 2015 / 2016

It is getting close to that time of year again, where we take a look back at what we’ve done and enjoyed during year before we reset for another new year to come. It’s been a hell of an opening year here as Captain of this Hobbyist ship and I’m glad to have shared my experiences with you all. Below is my top 5 list of the best lesser-known travel destinations you can find in my home state of New York.

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Apple Picking along Keuka Lake – Things to do in NY #11

This year we went to a place in Penn Yann to pick apples called Apple Barrel Orchards. It is just up the hill from the shoreline of Keuka Lake, and while you are out in the orchards you can get a decent view of the northern most portion of the lake. While I don’t think it is the biggest U-pick place to go to in the state, it surely seems like best place for apples, grapes, and cherries.

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Watkins Glen State Park – Things to do in NY #7

Watkins Glen, located at the southern end of Seneca Lake, is a great place to plan a trip to. It boasts a wide array of things to do from the award winning wineries along the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, to NASCAR events

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