Hector is a popular place to visit while you are in Seneca Lake as a large number of the area’s star attractions are close. Among the places not to miss are the marvelous Hazlitt Winery and the incredible Four Chimney's Farm Winery. Also worth checking out are the Torrey Ridge Winery and Prejean Winery.
There are some unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Hector. To experience Seneca Lake’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the acclaimed live performance venues such as the Hangar Theatre in Ithaca.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Hike around in the Robert H. Treman State Park in Ithaca and the Keuka Lake State Park in Hammondsport.
You’ll find great greens and friendly locals at the Hillendale Golf Course in Ithaca. Grab your lucky putter and hit the greens.
There are a number of great activities for those without children, for example the Ithaca Beer Company in Ithaca, the Fox Run Vineyards in Penn Yan and the Bully Hill Vineyards in Hammondsport.
To really get to know Hector, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Rodeway Inn And Suites, Ithaca, the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel, or the Best Western Plus Vineyard Inn and Suites, Penn Yan.