Finger Lakes

Wine and water define the Finger Lakes, a region of state south of . Eleven elegantly elongated bodies of water arrayed across 80 miles of rolling countryside have produced one of the top wine regions in the country, the East Coast answer to California's .

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Big-city culture and small-city charm combine in , a mid-sized city on the shore of . Photo: LtPowers, CC BY-SA 3.0.

In the northeast corner of 's scenic Finger Lakes region, you'll find the city of and its suburbs. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a small city in the Finger Lakes region of central , at the southern tip of Cayuga Lake. Photo: Harald, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in , , United States, located at the north end of , one of the Finger Lakes, in . Photo: Beyond My Ken, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Seneca, Cayuga, Owasco, Skaneateles, and Otisco are the five , part of the Finger Lakes region of . Photo: plutor, CC BY 2.0.

Conesus, Hemlock, Canadice, Honeoye, Canandaigua, and Keuka are the six , part of the larger Finger Lakes region of . Photo: Brampton Cyclist, CC BY 2.0.

North of famous Finger Lakes is a broad plain dotted with apple orchards, glacial drumlins, and small villages. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Finger Lakes

Latitude of center
42.8334° or 42° 50' 0.2" north
Longitude of center
-77° or 76° 59' 59.9" west
633 feet (193 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: البحيرات الأصبعية
  • Arabic: البحيرات الإصبعية
  • Arabic: فينجر لاكس
  • Bulgarian: Фингър Лейкс
  • Chinese: 五指湖
  • Czech: Finger Lakes
  • Dutch: Finger Lakes
  • Dutch: Rochester Finger Lakes
  • Dutch: Vingermeren
  • English: Rochester Finger Lakes
  • Esperanto: Fingraj Lagoj
  • French: Finger Lakes
  • French: Finger lakes
  • German: Finger Lakes
  • Hebrew: אגמי האצבעות
  • Hebrew: אגמי פינגר
  • Italian: Finger Lakes
  • Japanese: フィンガーレイクス
  • Japanese: フィンガー湖沼群
  • Malayalam: ഫിംഗർ തടാകങ്ങൾ
  • Marathi: फिंगर लेक्स
  • Polish: Finger Lakes
  • Romanian: Finger Lakes
  • Russian: Фингер
  • Spanish: Lagos Finger
  • Swedish: Finger Lakes
  • Tamil: விரல் ஏரிகள்
  • Ukrainian: Фінгер (озера)
  • Vietnamese: Hồ Finger
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