HammondsportUrbana, in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. It lies on the southern end of Keuka Lake.
Amtrak serves Rochester and Syracuse, which are 90 and 120 minutes away from Hammondsport respectively, with no viable public transportation to the village and lake.
phone: +1 607 569-2160address: 8419 Route 54Glenn H. Curtiss, a native of Hammondsport, was one of the earliest aviators and set numerous aviation records. The museum includes early airplanes and related equipment, a restoration shop, and other local historical items.
OnKeuka!There is a small tour boat company, who also runs the Water Taxi Service. They provide shoreline tours leaving from Depot Park Docks on Water Street in Hammondsport and cruising up to the bluff and back. Often swimming off the boat is encouraged during the tour. The have NY State Public Vessels (pontoon boats) which are operated by NY State Public Vessel Operators. Each boat holds approximately 12 guests.
There are many wineries and breweries along Keuka Lake. Tours are available as a pay per seat through the company OnKeuka! The tour includes a boat ride followed by van escort to wineries or breweries before returning to the Village Center in Hammondsport. They run spring, summer and fall.
The OnKeuka! Water Taxi transports people to and from these restaurants from cottages or Hammondsport Village Depot Dock on Water Street.
Closest to the Village of Hammondsport, on the west side are:
The Waterfront Restaurant
The Lakeside Restaurant
The Switzerland Innaddress: East Side, Town of Wayne
The Olney Placeaddress: East Side, Town of BarringtonFood, beer and wine only.
Top of the Lakeaddress: East Side, Village of Penn Yan