Montezuma Audubon Center

Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Route 89, Savannah, NY 13146

(315) 365-3580

www.ny.audubon.org/montezuma

The 5,200-square-foot facility offers year-round environmental education programs, exhibits and presentations. The MAC houses a large exhibit area, nature store, auditorium, meeting room, classroom and office area. On its 198-acres, there are five types of habitat, two restored freshwater marshes, two-miles of trails, and an all-access observation platform. Canoes, kayaks, and snowshoes are available to access the heart of Montezuma’s wetlands, forests, and grasslands. Other recreational opportunities include nature photography, cross-country skiing, fishing, picnicking, wildlife viewing and hiking.

The Montezuma Audubon Center hosts an annual “Wildlife Festival”   The Wildlife Festival brings enthusiasts together to discover the wonders of nature, the wealth of healthy living through recreation, and the richness of history that surrounds the area.  It is a family fun festival that will be active and alive with outdoor education activities, entertainment for all, and of course a place to have some good food! 

The 2019 Wildlife Festival will be on Saturday, May 4th from 10am to 3pm.  

To learn more about the Montezuma Audubon Center and upcoming events, visit www.ny.audubon.org/montezuma.

Winter Fun at Brantling

Brantling is a small family owned and operated ski area located in Sodus, NY, just ten minutes from Route 104. Brantling is known for our family atmosphere and great lesson programs with options for children and adults of any ability level.

We offer skiing and snowboarding on 10 slopes and trails serviced by five surface lifts; one t-bar and four handle tows. All of our slopes and trails are lighted for night skiing and five have snowmaking. On most days, the t-bar and handle tows servicing Beginners Ball and Diann’s Run operate with the remaining two handle tows operating for special events, programs, etc.

Our ski lodge makes the perfect home base and features a wood stove, cubbies, fireplace, snack bar, beer & wine bar and plenty of picnic space. Non-skiing parents and race spectators will enjoy the large windows across the entire west wall overlooking the entire hill. Free Wi-Fi available.

Check out learn to ski and ride programs that offer a lift ticket, group lesson, and rental for one great price!

Family Nights

Keep your family active this winter.  Don’t miss “family nights” at Brantling for a great evening of family fun skiing or boarding.


4015 Fish Farm Road, Sodus, NY
(315) 331-2365
www.brantling.com

Historic Palmyra Video

Check out the new video highlighting Historic Palmyra.  5 museums 1 destination – original, authentic and amazing.  Click here to view the Historic Palmyra Museum Complex video created by Jack Kidd. 

https://youtu.be/O3MVkY2ExNM

 

The Lake Ontario Wine Trail

Unique sights, award-winning wines, refreshing spirits and a welcoming atmosphere await you on the Lake Ontario Wine Trail. Each of the featured events are designed to highlight all of the many wonders our area has to offer. Visit wineries, distilleries, unique shops, restaurants, farm markets and more- we have so much to offer!

Participating locations will provide refreshments and food samples for each guest during these events. Grab your friends and come discover what one of New York State’s newest wine trails is all about!

Several trail events will be taking place throughout the year. It beings with Roll out the Barrels where you can Be the first to taste new and/or not yet released vintages and purchase new spring releases.

 

 

For a complete list of events and details about the Lake Ontario Wine Trail, visit www.LakeOntarioWineTrail.com

If you would like a brochure, please call 800-527-6510.

Wayne County NY Apple Tasting Tour

New York State is truly The Big Apple for a reason. It is the second largest apple producing state in the United States. 

Wayne County NY, located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario, is the number one apple producing county in New York State.  Travel our scenic country roads, ablaze in autumn glory from market to market. Take this opportunity to explore the essence of the apple. Each stop is unique, as is the taste and texture of apples. Discover the flavors, colors, and sizes…apples are as individual as we are!  Everyone can be an expert!

Apple taste testing is one way to learn the differences in apples including taste, texture and scent. Drive yourself from market to market and taste the different varieties and take the “Apple Taste Test”. Enjoy apples, baked goods, cider, fresh produce, door prize drawings and more!

21st Annual Apple Tasting Tour

Tour Challenge - October 1 - 31, 2018
Click here for a link to the apple tasting tour challenge form and brochure. Collect stamps at each stop for a gift basket giveaway

Tour Feature: Tasting Weekend is October 5 - 8, 2018.
Each stop is unique during this special weekend. Apple tastings, food samples, door prizes, great events and lots of fun!

Download the Tour Brochure HERE or just the TOUR PASSPORT to check off each local farm market you visit.

www.facebook.com/AppleTastingTour
www.AppleTastingTour.com