Sports & Adventure

Finger Lakes Wine Country is home to amazingly picturesque landscapes and unbelievable outdoor sporting adventures. Take a hike or peddle your bike on one of our many panoramic Finger Lakes trails that stretch though parks, forests, and converted rails to trails. Or pitch a tent and roast marshmallows in a state park campground. Grab a hook, line, and sinker and fish hundreds of flowing rivers, lakes, and streams that are packed with walleye, pike, pickerel, trout, salmon, steelhead, perch, muskellunge, and bass. Or take a geocaching excursion and discover hidden places in the Finger Lakes. So pack your bags – you’ve got some exploring to do!

Discover an outdoor adventure that fits you by searching our database. You can limit the search type to include:

  • Fishing & Hunting
  • Golf
  • Hiking, Biking & Horseback Riding
  • Parks
  • Water & Boating Activities
  • Spectator Sports

Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen International is the birthplace of American road racing and right in the heart of Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York. Experience road racing at its finest! With a 60-plus year history, The Glen is an iconic track that hosts both the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, in addition the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix. Want to experience the thrill first hand? Take advantage of the facility’s Drive the Glen program. Watkins Glen International is also the host of the Finger Lakes Wine Festival, the largest showcase of New York State Wines. 

International Motor Racing Research Center

Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York is also home to the International Motor Racing Research Center. The International Motor Racing Research Center is the world-class leader in the collection of materials representing the documentary heritage of amateur and professional motor racing, highlighting Sports Car, Formula 1, NASCAR and vintage and Historic racing.

Local Racing

With the Chemung SpeedromeBlack Rock Speedway and Woodhull Raceway all within the area, you’ll never be missing out on local racing. Finger Lakes Wine Country is a car enthusiast’s dream come true! 

Discover all the auto racing venues and add your favorites to the Trip Builder.