Cayuga Lake

The longest of New York’s 11 Finger Lakes, Cayuga Lake is a glacial lake that is located near the city of Ithaca and close to Cornell University. It is the second largest of this group of lakes, having a surface area of 66 square miles. Cayuga Lake is a popular spot for boaters, boasting two yach... Read More
The longest of New York’s 11 Finger Lakes, Cayuga Lake is a glacial lake that is located near the city of Ithaca and close to Cornell University. It is the second largest of this group of lakes, having a surface area of 66 square miles. Cayuga Lake is a popular spot for boaters, boasting two yacht clubs and a few boat launches around its shoreline. It is also a hot spot for sport fishing, as it is home to lake trout, smelt and smallmouth bass.The lake has been the story behind many folklore, like, for example, if the lake freezes over than classes at the nearby Wells College will be cancelled. It is also mentioned in the alma mater for Cornell University and Ithaca College.Source: https://www.thecrazytourist.com/14-best-lakes-new-york-state/7/