For anyone who has ever been in New York State during the fall crisp, ripe apples, winery hopping, sweater weather and gorgeous palettes of leaf colors will come to mind. Autumn is certainly one of the Finger Lakes’ most vibrant and exciting seasons!

A fall foliage cruise offers a different perspective on the Finger Lakes' rich autumn colors

If you’re thinking of traveling throughout the Finger Lakes to do some leaf peeping, this NYS Fall Foliage Guide from I Love NY will help you discover which weeks are peak season for the area you want to visit.  If you’re the type who likes to mix education with adventure, don’t forget to print out their leaf identifier.  Many people enjoy driving, but for a very different perspective, consider a fall foliage tour en bateau!  A number of boats in the region offer leaf peeping tours throughout the month of October.

Because the weather can be fickle, be sure to call ahead to confirm your reservations and don’t forget to layer your clothing to be prepared for whatever the day brings!

If you know of other Fall Foliage Boat Tours, won’t you please share them!