- The list below includes 50 free or cheap things to do in or near Skaneateles, New York, including 48 different types of inexpensive activities like Walking Trails, Bowling, Mini Golf and Farms & Ranches.
- From Skaneateles Lake to Charlie Major Nature Trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Skaneateles and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Syracuse, Auburn, Seneca Falls and Ithaca.
74% 34 votes
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.
88% 24 votes
4048 State Routes 5 and 20, Canandaigua, NY MoreLess Info
Naked Dove Brewing Company brews world class beers locally. Patrons of Canandaigua enjoy stopping in to the breweries tasting room to sample porters, ales and seasonal favorites as well as purchase original merchandise.
135 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Race at The Glen - Aug 5, 2:30 PM
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.