- TripBuzz found 49 things to do with kids in or near Skaneateles, New York, including 40 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Syracuse, Auburn, Seneca Falls and Ithaca.
- From Skaneateles Lake to Cedar House Lanes, the Skaneateles area offers 42 different types of family activities, including: Walking Trails, Bowling, Mini Golf and Farms & Ranches.
- Located on the shores of the Skaneateles Lake is the city of Skaneateles. The central New York city is popular for its scenic residential neighborhoods, historical district and local farms. Visitors enjoy lakefront lodging, fishing, boating and other water recreation, as well and in-town dining, shopping and annual boat show and festivals.
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3 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891 MoreLess Info
The Schooner 'True Love' is a 1926 race sailboat which can be chartered especially for private and special events, such as weddings. Children parties and trips can also be organized on this sailboat.
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155 S. Clute Park Drive, Watkins Glen, NY 14891 MoreLess Info
Spanning 35 acres, Clute Park Campground runs along Seneca Lake and provides a boat launch into the lake. The park has areas for soccer, baseball and tennis as well as picnic areas, a skate park and playground.
The Watkins Glen State Park is the most popular in the Finger Lakes area, because it has a 400 foot-deep gorge, which forms 19 waterfalls. Among the amenities in here can be mentioned the picnic areas, the pavilions, the camping sites, and the playgrounds.
The centerpiece of the park in which it is found, the Gorge at Watkins Glen State Park was created by the glaciers immediately after the Ice Age. It is basically a 400 foot-deep narrow cut in the earth, through which several waterfalls pass.
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2790 County Route 16, Watkins Glen, NY MoreLess Info
For 20 consecutive years, the Watkins Glen International has hosted the United States Grand Prix. Now it hosts 2 NASCAR Series, the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series, the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix, and the Finger Lakes Wine Festival.
At Fort Rickey Children's Discovery Zoo, hands-on, engaged activity with animals is on the menu. Home to lemurs, tortises, llamas and more, the zoo also has seasonal festivals with activities like wagon rides, deer feeding and more.
At the Bristol Mountain Ski Resort, visitors will be able to ski on a mountain with a 2,200-foot elevation at the summit. The location also hosts snowsports adventure camps, ski and snowboard lessons for both children and adults, and equipment rentals.