College Lodge is surrounded by a myriad of area attractions from natural wonders to renowned cultural institutions. There is something for everyone including:
- Beautiful Fall Foliage
- Winter Skiing
- Antique Shops
- Lake Cruises and Charters
- 30 minutes from Pennsylvania
- 90 minutes from Niagara Falls & Canada
- Many other Educational and Historic sites
We have provided links to a number of attractions to help you plan your visit to the College Lodge and the surrounding area.
Chautauqua County -- The College Lodge is located in Chautauqua County, New York's Gateway to the West with lakes, wineries, scenic trails, picturesque lakeside and Victorian villages, and more all in the largest Concord grape growing region in the world. www.tourchautauqua.com
Chautauqua Institution -- A dramatic lakeside setting and the beauty of its National Historic Landmark architecture (it was designated a National Historic Landmark June 30, 1989) make the Chautauqua Institution a thriving community where visitors come to find intellectual and spiritual growth and renewal.
SUNY Fredonia -- Visit our college where the most unique signature on the campus is that of world renowned architect, I.M. Pei, who, with partner Henry N. Cobb, designed the master plan for the modernized campus in 1968. www.fredonia.edu
Wine Tours -- Chautauqua County produces wines for all tastes, from the fruity native Labruscas and exquisite French-American wines to Europeanstyle Chardonnays and Rieslings. The diversity and unique styles produced here are unequaled anywhere in the world. www.chautauquawinetrail.org
Town of Portland/Village of Brocton -- Visit the quaint township of Portland and the Village of Brocton among the beautiful Chautauqua Hills. www.town.portland.ny.us