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New York's Falls to the Finger Lakes
New York's Falls to the Finger Lakes

Livingston County - Something For Everyone!

Abbey of the Genesee

Start your day with a visit to ABBEY OF THE GENESEE. A community of contemplative monks commonly known as Trappists. Anyone who is interested is welcome to join the community for prayer in the Abbey Church or to spend time in quiet solitary prayer. A porter is available to help and answer questions. The grounds in front of the abbey provide a tranquil and peaceful setting for quiet walking and sitting. While on the immaculate grounds, take a stroll over to their Book and Bread Store offering a selection of books and CDs about spiritual and monastic life. A variety of Monk’s Bread products from their own bakery along with select products from other monastic and local communities are featured.

SUGGESTED TIME ALLOTMENT: 1 HR


National Warplane Museum

Forge ahead to the NATIONAL WARPLANE MUSEUM. This blast through the past is a warbird and military history museum located
on the grounds of the Geneseo airport. The museum restores, flies, and displays an impressive vintage aircraft collection and offers historic aircraft rides and an annual airshow every July. Home to “Whiskey 7” – a restored WWII C-47 that flew in Normandy.

TRAVEL TIME ESTIMATE: 10 MIN
SUGGESTED TIME ALLOTMENT: 1.5 HRS


Big Tree Inn

Have a delicious lunch at the BIG TREE INN. Experience its more than 130 years of hospitality and history. Enjoy a meal on their front porch or in their beautifully decorated dining room. Famous for its huge white oak tree, the tree led the local Seneca Indians to call this area “Big Tree.” The Big Tree Inn features local, seasonal menu options. The tavern features many local breweries and wineries. Their tavern and kitchen offer marvelous pairings to create a memorable dining
experience topped off with attentive and professional service in a warm and comfortable setting.

TRAVEL TIME ESTIMATE: 5 MIN
SUGGESTED TIME ALLOTMENT: 1.5 HRS


Deer Run Winery

Take some time and enjoy scenic views on your way to Conesus Lake, the westernmost of New York’s eleven Finger Lakes. Once there,stop and enjoy a wine tasting at DEER RUN WINERY. This family-owned farm winery is the oldest operating winery on Conesus Lake.

TRAVEL TIME ESTIMATE: 15 MIN
SUGGESTED TIME ALLOTMENT: 1 HR

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