Lake Region

River Region

Niagara Falls Region

Canal Region

And Beyond

Golfing

Restaurants


Things to Do

Some nearby attractions that you might enjoy:

  • World-class fishing on scenic Lake Ontario, at the Burt Dam and Niagara River.
  • The award-winning Niagara Wine Trail.
  • Close proximity to scenic Niagara Falls, including the Seneca-Niagara Casino.
  • Historic Old Fort Niagara in Youngstown, N.Y.
  • The Erie Barge Canal and Locks in Lockport, N.Y.
  • Downtown Buffalo, boasting great dining and theater, as well as exciting sporting events
  • Darien Lake Theme Park Resort, open May through October.
  • Popular Canadian stops, such as Niagara-on-the-Lake and Toronto.


Lake Region

Lake Ontario

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Lake Ontario, New York abounds with opportunities for outdoor recreation. Hiking, canoeing, backpacking, birding, fishing, sailing, charter tours and more.
Estimated distance: 1/2 mile

Olcott Beach

Photo by Ad Meskens
5818 West Main Street
Olcott Beach, NY
(716) 778-5462
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Olcott Beach has a full service marina, beautiful parks, quaint shops, an amusement park and good food, with a long tradition as a place for all forms of water recreation. Estimated distance: 1/2 mile

Town of Newfane Marina
Main Sreet
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-5462
The marina is a hub of activity boasting world-class fishing, state-of-the-art recreational boating facilities, and unrivaled natural beauty. It is the home of the Lake Ontario Trout and Salmon Association's Pen Rearing Project for the last five years. The marina is just four miles downstream from the famous Burt dam, a destination of many national and international visitors annually. Estimated distance: 0.1 mile

Krull Park

6108 Lake Road
Olcott, NY 14126
(716) 439-7950
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The jewel of Olcott Beach is Krull Park. The park covers over 325 acres and includes playgrounds, basketball and tennis courts, fitness trail and a splash park. Estimated distance: 1 mile

Olcott Beach Carousel Park

5979 Main Street
Olcott, NY 14126
(716) 778-7066
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On the south shore of Lake Ontario in N.Y. State, you’ll discover the quaint Hamlet of Olcott Beach. In the shadow of Olcott’s famous Lighthouse is a wonderful vintage amusement park. It features a 1928 style Hershell-Spillman two row carousel. Five vintage kiddie rides, and a wonderful 1931 Wurlitzer band organ. All rides are 25 cents!
Estimated distance: 1 mile

Bye's Popcorn
Route 78
Olcott, NY 14126
Message: (716) 751-9892
Stand: (716) 778-8218
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Gourmet Popcorn & Carmel Corn Since 1923.
Estimated distance: 1 mile

Murphy Orchards and Underground Railroad Site

2402 McClew Road
Burt, NY 14028
(716) 778-7926
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Historic Underground Railroad Site, Fresh Fruit in Season, Pick Your Own Fruit, Country Barn Store, Tea Rooms, Gift Shop, Homemade Jams and Jellies, Personalized Jam & Jelly Favors, Gift Baskets, Apple Gift Boxes, School & Social Group Tours, Member Site - Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. Estimated distance: 3 miles

Van Horn Mansion

2165 Lockport-Olcott Rd.
Burt, NY 14028
(716) 778-7197
The stately turn-of-the-century Van Horn mansion is the perfect setting for your special occasion. The mansion is open for guided tours every Sunday of every month (Feb. 28 - Dec. 12) from 1pm to 4pm.
Estimated distance: 2 miles

Lakeview Village Shoppes
5955 Ontario Street
Olcott, NY 14126
(716) 778-8531
A collection of small shops, artisans, food, antiques and Christmas! Visit our boardwalk and watch the sunset on Lake Ontario. 25 cent viewer to watch the lake freighters go by. Lakeview Village Shops are located 1/2 block west of the Olcott Beach Carousel Park. Estimated distance: 1 mile

Shoppe on Main

2714 Main Street
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-5273
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Shoppe On Main is a gallery store featuring exceptional collections of original works of art, as well as limited edition pieces by local artists, oil and water color paintings, jewelry, chocolates, pottery, glassware, wood pieces from bowls to furniture and exquisite gifts. Estimated distance: 5 miles

Niagara Wine Trail

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The Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario have created a unique microclimate suitable for the production of World Class Wines. Experience the beautiful countryside of this area as you spend the day traveling from one winery to another.
Estimated distance: 1 mile - 9 miles

Seaway Trail

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To experience the Great Lakes – in your time, at your pace, in your style – drive the Great Lakes Seaway Trail. This America’s Byway is a well-marked leisure driving alternative to interstate highways.
Estimated distance: 10 miles

Wilson, New York

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The Town of Wilson was established on April 10, 1818, and is centrally located in the great fruit growing region of Niagara County. The Village of Wilson was incorporated May 11, 1858, and is located on the shores of Lake Ontario, twelve miles east of Old Fort Niagara. The well protected small boat harbor contains several marinas and boat launching facilities and some of the best trout, bass and salmon fishing around may be found in adjacent waters. Estimated distance: 6 miles


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River Region

Youngstown, New York

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Youngstown is a historic village located in the Town of Porter at the northwestern corner of the River Region where the Niagara River flows into Lake Ontario. Come spend the day in this beautiful village that offers some of the best Canadian sunsets you’ll ever witness. Estimated distance: 19 miles

Historic Fort Niagara State Park

Youngstown, NY 14174
(716) 745-7611
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Standing on a bluff above Lake Ontario not far from Niagara Falls, Old Fort Niagara has dominated the entrance to the Niagara River since 1726. The colorful history of the site began even earlier, and continues to the present day. Estimated distance: 19 miles


Lewiston, New York

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Whether you spend an hour, a day or a lifetime, Lewiston is an unforgettable gem. Located just ten minutes north of Niagara Falls, Lewiston rests along the banks of the majestic Niagara River. It is known for its unique festivals, rich history, quaint charm and outstanding fishing. Estimated distance: 24 miles

Artpark

450 South 4th Street
Lewiston, NY 14092
(716) 754-4375
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Here on this picturesque New York State Park, high atop the Niagara River Gorge, a magnificent celebration of the arts happens every summer. Estimated distance: 25 miles.



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Niagara Falls Region

Niagara USA Tourism

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Welcome to the only official tourist information site for Niagara USA. Niagara-USA.com has the most comprehensive list of Niagara Falls attractions, hotels, restaurants, and events to make planning your Niagara Falls vacation easy. Known as one of the most beautiful wonders of the world, Niagara Falls is sure to take your breath away.

Niagara Falls

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Known as one of the most beautiful wonders of the world, Niagara Falls is sure to take your breath away. Browse through a comprehensive list of Niagara Falls attractions, hotels, restaurants, and events to make planning your Niagara Falls vacation easy. Estimated distance: 31 miles

Maid of the Mist

151 Buffalo Avenue
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
(716) 284-8897
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Estimated distance: 31 miles

Whirlpool Jet Boat Rides

115 South Water St,
Lewiston, NY 14092
(905) 468-4800
1-888-438-4444
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As the powerful Jet Boat speeds upriver, making its way into the breathtaking stonewalled canyon that is the Niagara Gorge. The anticipation builds as the boats splash into the whitewater of Devil's Hole Rapids. Estimated distance: 23 miles

Seneca Niagara Casino

310 Fourth Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
(716) 299-1100
1-877-8SENECA (73-6322)
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If you’re looking to get the most out of every visit to the Casino, then you'll love Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel. From the very latest slot machines to your favorite table games to world-class dining and entertainment, Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel is the real deal for real players. Estimated distance: 24 miles

Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls

1900 Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
(716) 297-2022
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Estimated distance: 31 miles


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Canal Region

The Erie Canal

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The Erie Canal is famous in song and story. Proposed in 1808 and completed in 1825, the canal links the waters of Lake Erie in the west to the Hudson River in the east. An engineering marvel when it was built, some called it the Eighth Wonder of the World. Estimated distance: 12 miles


Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises

210 Market Street
Lockport, NY 14094
(800) 378-0352
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Much remains the same on the Erie Canal today as it was in the 1800's. Hand-dug to connect the Hudson River with the Niagara River, the 363-mile Grand Old Erie Canal is truly a great engineering feat. Estimated distance: 12 miles


Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Rides

(716) 438-0174
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The Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride in Lockport, NY, on the Erie Canal, is just a 20 minute drive from Niagara Falls (via Route 31 East), offers the public an exciting 70-minute guided tour through America’s past. Estimated distance: 12 miles

Lockport Trolley Tours
24 Church Street
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 439-0431
Trolley shuttle to Lockport attractions in July and August. Call for information on a discount to all ticketed attractions in Lockport. Estimated distance: 12 miles

Kenan Center
433 Locust Street
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 433-2617
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Situated on 25 beautiful acres in Lockport, New York located in Niagara County, the historic Kenan Center campus is only a short drive from Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Rochester and southern Ontario. Named for its benefactor, William Rand Kenan, Jr., the Kenan Center serves as a regional community center providing visitors and the community with arts, education and recreation programs. Estimated distance: 13 miles

Market Street Art Center
247 Market Street
Lockport, NY 14094
( 716) 478-0239
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The Market Street Art Center complex provides a friendly atmosphere where regional artists can create and display their work. Artwork encompasses all media including watercolor, oil, pastels, acrylic, pencil, photography, portraits, pottery, jewelry, chainsaw sculpture, embroidery, printmaking and puppetry. Estimated distance: 12 miles


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And Beyond

Becker Farms

3760 Quaker Road
Gasport, NY, 14067
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Becker Farmsand Vizcarra Vineyards is a 5th Generation family owned 340 acre working fruit and vegetable farm that sells most of their products directly to the public. Estimated distance: 17 miles

Golden Hill State Park and Thirty Mile Point Lighthouse

9691 Lower Lake Road
Barker, NY 14102
(716) 795-3885
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Golden Hill State Park is easily one of the best maintained of NY's state parks. The grounds are meticulously kept, with friendly and knowledgeable staff always willing to assist. Estimated distance: 13 miles


Martin's Fantasty Island
2400 Grand Island Blvd.
Grand Island, NY 14072
(716) 773-7591
An amusement park located on Grand Island, NY. Estimated distance: 36 miles

Darien Lake Theme Park

9993 Allegheny Road
Darien Center, NY 14040
(585) 599-4641
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Estimated distance: 40 miles

Niagara-on-the-Lake

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Stroll back through history and enjoy world class theatre, fine dining, shopping, our estate wineries, farm markets and historical sites. Niagara-on-the-Lake, often called the loveliest town in Ontario, has a long and distinguished history. Estimated distance: 39 miles


Toronto, Ontario

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New to the city? How to get there, what to do and where to go. Enjoy special events, explore city museums, cultural centres, and shop in downtown's underground walkway. Estimated distance: 106 miles


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Golfing

Newfane Pro Am Par III

2501 North Main Street
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778 - 8302
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Newfane Pro-Am is a beautifully landscaped, fully lit, challenging Par 3 golf course, featuring three ponds that are in play on five of the nine holes. Estimated distance: 3 miles


Willowbrook Golf Course

4200 Lake Ave.
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 434-0111
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Willowbrook Golf Course is a semi-private course that offers 27 scenic holes of golf. We have a full service clubhouse that serves lunches and dinners seven days a week. Estimated distance: 10 miles


Oak Run Golf Course

4185 Lake Avenue
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 434-8851
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Oak Run Golf Club is a quiet and challenging course located in the historic town of Lockport, NY. The course is built on a gently rolling site containing 115+ acres. Estimated distance: 10 miles


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Restaurants

Mariner’s Landing
1540 Franklin Street
Olcott, NY 14216
(716) 778-5535
Estimated distance: 1 miles

Lighthouse Grill-n-Spirits
5885 E. Main Street
Olcott Beach, NY 14126
(716) 778-5580
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Estimated distance: 1 mile

Park Place Restaurant
5989 East Main Street
Olcott, NY 14126
(716) 778-5537
Estimated distance: 1 mile

Time Out II Sports Bar & Grill
5852 East Main Street
Olcott, NY 14126
(716) 778-5890
Estimated distance: 1 mile

Cafora’s Pizzeria
2885 Main Street
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-9069
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Estimated distance: 5 miles

Gordie Harper’s Bazaar
3333 Lockport-Olcott Road
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-8048
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Estimated distance: 5 miles

Tammy Jo’s Café
2905 Lockport-Olcott Road
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-9050
Estimated distance: 5 miles

Bill’s Diner
2762 Main Street
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-5672
Estimated distance: 5 miles

Food King Chinese Restaurant
2764 Main Street
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-5888
Estimated distance: 5 miles

Wilson’s Pizza Shop
2730 Lockport-Olcott Road
Newfane, NY 14108
(716) 778-9651
Estimated distance: 5 miles

Mark’s Pizzeria
6181 McKee Street
Newfane, NY 14108 (716)
(716) 778-5977
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Estimated distance: 5 miles

Manhattan’s
4206 Lake Avenue (Rt. 78)
Lockport, NY 14094
(716) 433-7060
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Estimated distance: 10 miles

Sunset Grill
3 Shore Drive
Wilson, NY 14172
(716) 751-9141
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Estimated distance: 7 miles

Wilson Boat House
57 Harbor Street
Wilson, NY 14172
(716) 751-6060
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Estimated distance: 6 miles

Wilson House Restaurant
300 Lake Street
Wilson, NY 14172
(716) 751-9888
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Estimated distance: 6 miles

Woodcock Brothers Brewers Co.
638 Lake Street
Wilson, New York 14172
(716) 333-4000
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Situated in a reclaimed, century-old Cold Storage facility in the heart of this lakeside community, this restaurant features a wood-fired menu and Niagara County’s first brewery producing beer on-site. Estimated distance: 7 miles

Western New York Restaurant Listing

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Niagara Falls offers many restaurant and dining options for visitors to chose from. Whether you're looking for fine dining, a cafe, ethnic or local favorites, or just something quick, Niagara USA offers it all.

Danny Sheehan’s
491 West Ave.
Lockport, NY
(716) 433-4666
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Estimated distance: 15 miles

Shamus
98 West Ave.
Lockport, NY
(716) 433-9808
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Estimated distance: 13 miles

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