Plan a trip to LivCo with your best friends, adventure awaits!
It’s hard to decide on the best part of summer – is it the long hours of sunlight that beckon you outside? The air rushing through your hair as you speed down country roads, the refreshing splash of lake water, or the deliciousness of an ice cream cone?
We love it all, but everything in Livingston County is better with friends. So get the gang together and head out to the Genesee River Valley where adventure awaits! Book your getaway with your buddies to explore all the fun the region has to offer during the summertime.
Bike around Conesus Lake and stop at Shoreless Acres for donutsBack to Top of List
Biking the 19-mile paved loop around Conesus Lake is the perfect way to spend a sunny summer day. Not only will you get amazing lake views, plenty of sun, and some exercise with friends, but you’ll also get one of the best donuts in LivCo - as long as you stop at Shoreless Acres, that is.
Shoreless Acres is a local favorite for apple cider donuts and apple cider, and the perfect place to take a well-deserved break. Hungry for more? They also have delicious breakfast sandwiches, drinks, and weekend fish fries.
Whitewater Raft at Letchworth State ParkBack to Top of List
Ready to kick up the excitement of lake life? Head to Letchworth State Park and get ready for a rip-roaring good time in the gorge. Book your whitewater rafting trip with Adventure Calls Outfitters. You and your friends will embark down the Genesee River through the park for 5.5 miles, passing through striking gorge walls, roaring rapids, and exploring the park from a whole new angle. But it’s not just a peaceful paddle - the strength of the river will get your heart pounding and your muscles moving!
On warm days, you can cool off by body surfing at the "New Wave Rapids" or get soaking wet at the "Leap of Faith." With a little luck, you may even see some of the animals that inhabit the park. Perfect for adventure fans of all ages.
Trail ride through the Genesee River ValleyBack to Top of List
Ride from the bottom of the valley to the top! Change your vantage point and head out on a trail ride through the woods with Letchworth Trail Rides or experience the beauty of the Genesee River Valley riding with the experts at Nunda Ranch. No horse experience is needed and all levels are welcome. The expert guides in the region will help you and your friends every step of the way to enjoy your time on the trail. Along the way, you’ll pass sunny woodlands filled with bird calls, vast expanses of rolling green hills, and stunning gorge views.
Stop at a local joint for BBQ and brewsBack to Top of List
If the smell of smoke and fall-off-the-bone-tender meat is what you love, dig into a big plate of BBQ from one of our local spots. No matter what style you prefer, you’ll find options worth rolling up your sleeves and putting a bib on for! But it’s not all about the meats - our BBQ joints put together a delicious array of sides to round out your meal. Coleslaw, baked beans, cornbread, or veggies, you’ll find it all in LivCo.
Race go-karts at Minnehan’sBack to Top of List
Minnehan’s is fun for all ages, adults included! Summer is the perfect time to bring out your inner kid with a wild race around the go-kart track. Satisfy your need for speed as you and your friends race around the track, cutting corners and jockeying for first place.
Want more fun? Kick the competition up a notch in the batting cages, where the winner treats everyone to hot dogs or ice cream piled high.
Float the Genesee RiverBack to Top of List
Get into the Genesee River Valley pace of things with an all-day river float or paddling excursion! Spend a day on the water, soaking in the sun and letting the sights and sounds of nature slow you down.
Tie your rafts together or pull out kayaks and add a cooler with snacks and water within reach. Hop in the water in Mount Morris and let the river take you all the way to the shores of Geneseo!
Spend an afternoon shopping in the villages of LivCoBack to Top of List
Boutique shops are a LivCo specialty. Our towns and villages are filled with adorable storefronts that offer one-of-a-kind gifts you can’t find anywhere else. From hand-painted scenic landscape prints and locally-made pottery to signature apparel and unique jewelry, you’ll find it all here.
If you’re looking for the sort of adventure that has plenty of amenities, coffee, and air conditioning, then you’ll love spending a day on our main streets. Each of our villages has a unique, small-town feel that’s evident in the locally owned businesses that line the street. Grab coffee and pastries for the gang before exploring the boutiques and small shops filled with gifts and products you won’t find anywhere else.