Three Mile Bay (an hour away)
Birding, Onondaga Audubon,Derby Hill Bird Observatory, 25 minutes away
Hunting Seasons for everything from deer, bear and small game
Godfrey's Last Stand (blueberry and more), Phoenix, 28 miles away
Behling Orchards (apples, pumpkins) Mexico, 20 miles away
Beak & Skiff Apple Orchard, 50 miles away
Other Local Fruit Stand close by, just ask for directions when you get here!
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The hatchery, just 3 miles from La Bella Vista on Autumn Lake
The falls (pdf here)are approximately 2 miles away from the cottages, this is a spectacular site!
The falls made the NBC National News January 2014. They were frozen solid. What a spectacular site! See the video here.
Pictures don't do this justice! Come see it for yourself.
All fishermen on Autumn Lake practice catch and release in order to preserve the spectacular fishing for many years to come! Autumn Lake is spring fed and has excellent bass fishing, walleye & pan-fish.
You may prefer to participate in the world class fishing of the Douglaston Salmon Run while you visit La Bella vista.
If you wish to fish the Salmon River the Lower Reservoir is across the street from the La Bella Vista entrance & Upper Fly Fishing Section is only .25 miles away! It doesn't get much easier than that!
We are famous in the Tug Hill area for our incredible fishing, plentiful forests and heavy snowfall in the winter months.
There is so much to do especially for the outdoor enthusiast, here are a few ideas...
Tug Hill (C5 trail) access point is just outside your door at La Bella Vista! Great for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ATV'ing. Here is a wonderful resource to help you plan your trip, check out the recreation guide map.
Osceola Tug Hill Cross Country Ski Center: cross country skiing, 19 miles away
Four Seasons Golf & Ski Center, skiing, tubing, and more just under an hour away
Snowmobile Oswego County has lots of trail info, download the smartphone app today!
Clinton Square Ice Rink, Syracuse, NY 45 minutes away
HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Above All, Syracuse NY
Balloon Rides over Syracuse, Fayetteville, NY, 45 miles away
Swim at Sandy Island Beach Park (on Lake Ontario), just 15 minutes away
The Pines Golf course,16 miles away
The Elms Golf course, 17 miles away
Brennan Greens Golf course, 17 minutes away
Emerald Crest Golf Club,25 miles away
Battle Island State Park, 30 miles away
Tamarack Golf Club, 29 miles away
Turning Stone Casino, three courses (PGA- level), golf dome, 50 minutes away
La Bella Vista on autumn lake