The Erie Canal runs right through our collective backyard, connecting us to unique natural areas inaccessible by car, and to several thriving canal towns along the Erie Canalway Trail.
The Rochester Public Market is the place to grab the freshest local and wholesale fruit, veggies, seafood, beef, cheese, bread, flowers and spices.
High Falls is both the name of the waterfall and the district in the city where it can be found. There’s plenty of parking on both sides of the river.
At 1,505-acres, Black Creek Park is one of the largest of Monroe County’s 20 parks, second only to Mendon.
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge is a 7,000-acre (28 km2) preserve located on the north end of Cayuga Lake, under one of the most active flight lanes in the Atlantic Flyway.
Powder Mills Park favorites include the fish hatchery, Daffodil Meadow Trail, and the Mushroom House, which is technically private property but still draws a crowd as a roadside attraction!