Cayuga Lake Wine Trail


America’s First Wine Trail

The Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, abundant in breathtaking views, is America’s first organized and longest running wine trail - established in 1983. The trail is comprised of 16 dog-friendly member wineries that also include cideries, a meadery, four distilleries and a taproom, offering something for everyone. Step inside the warmth of family owned and operated boutique wineries and explore the tastes, aromas and sights unique to the Finger Lakes. These wineries have won over 6,000 national and international medals over the years. Among these awards are six Governor’s Cups and Winery of the Year three years in a row. A tasteful reason to visit!  Learn more.

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Winery Events

Many of the wineries host individual events year-round. Check out the full event calendar!

Wine Trail Events

During the off-season, the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail hosts 4 trail-wide events featuring food and wine pairings. Winter begins with the Holiday Shopping Spree, held in November and December. Then February and March bring Mardi Gras and Bacon on the Lakein. Trail events conclude early spring with the very popular Wine & Herb Festival for all the garden lovers. Get your tickets now!

Trail Promotions

Enter here for a chance to win a Vintner Vacation – a 3 day, 2 night stay along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail with a VIP tour of the Trail. Also, looking for the perfect gift? Check out the Bangles & Bottles, 16 unique charm bracelets from each of the member wineries with 2 summer months to collect them all!

Vino Visa

The Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Vino Visa Coupon Book is a great offer that entitles you to free wine tastings discounts and special offers from sixteen wineries and other local area businesses. You can purchase these books online or at any winery along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail for $15.00 retail (valued at over $500.00).   A sampling of the deals:

  • Hosmer Winery – 1 Free wine tasting and $5.00 off a $30.00 or more wine purchase

  • Lucas Vineyards -- Free tasting for two plus 10% off a wine purchase of 3 bottles or more ($10.00 value)

  • Crystal Lake Café – Buy one menu item, get one half off

  • S&S Limousines -- $20 off your next rental


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