FEATURED DAY TRIP
Step out for some fresh air and, with any luck, sunshine, on our 30 favorite walks.
Now more than ever, finding ways to enjoy time outdoors is key to staying healthy. Even just getting out for a drive can help break up the monotony of a Rochester winter amplified by a pandemic.
All indoor ice skating rinks, plus a few outdoor rinks, offer skate rentals. For outdoors, we need an extended forecast of sub 32 degrees.
Venture into one of these New York State Parks within a two hour drive of Rochester and discover what makes them each unique!
Both downhill and cross-country skiing around Rochester is as much recreation as it is a social experience, competition, and a tradition.
Warm & Cozy
During the pandemic, it’s been challenging to spend quality time indoors away from home. But if you need a change of place lest you go stir-crazy, here are a few recommendations.
Our Newest Guides
We cover a wide range of topics throughout the year!
These Rochester date night Ideas during the COVID-19 pandemic will help you stay connected, while avoiding the routine rut and isolation.
Planning Day Trips
Check out some of our tools and resources for finding and exploring our unique Rochester-area communities.
Rochester’s fun facts will inspire you to explore more. And these are just some of the historical tidbits that make Rochester special.
Our mission is to inspire exploration, appreciation, preservation, and conservation of our natural and human communities. To that end, we seek out destinations within a two hour radius of Rochester, NY that foster a passion for both.