Finger Lakes Beer Trail in Wine Country? The Finger Lakes Region may be touted as “wine country,” but it’s quickly becoming a craft-brewing mecca worthy of international recognition. As the local tourism season kicks into high gear, the Finger Lakes Beer Trail has recently released its 2014-2015 trail map. The map, features an astounding record 69 breweries and brew pubs.
Finger Lakes Beer Trail Map
The map serves as the premier source for craft beer lovers. Additionally, the map provides a visually stunning design and detailed listing of each destination. According to Theresa Hollister, Chief Marketing Officer and Founding Partner of the Finger Lakes Beer Trail… “the print map has become such a popular item among tourists and local residents. We had to increase production five-fold over last year.” As a result, the map will be distributed to more than 200 AAA travel offices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and West Virginia markets.
The 2014-2015 beer trail map features a new larger size which was necessary to accommodate the addition of 22 new craft brewing locations. In less than a year, the Finger Lakes Beer Trail has grown from 47 locations to nearly 70. In 2011, there were 24 locations. Such growth is evidence that craft brewing is serious business in the Finger Lakes and surrounding regions. In fact, over one-third of New York’s total breweries are located along the Finger Lakes Beer Trail. And, contribute to an economic impact of more than $1.5 billion and support for approximately 9,400 jobs in the region.
The 2014-2015 Finger Lakes Beer Trail map can be found at breweries, tourism centers, hotels/motels, and other businesses throughout the Finger Lakes and surrounding regions. A black-and-white copy is also available online at fingerlakesbeertrail.com (click on the icon that says “trail map”). Upcoming events and suggested day-trip itineraries are also available on the Finger Lakes Beer Trail’s website. In conclusion, the next time you’re looking for a road trip idea, why not pick up a copy of the Finger Lakes Beer Trail’s 2014-2015 print map. Discover the variety of tasty suds the region’s craft brewers have to offer.
This article courtesy of “Life in the Finger Lakes” magazine.
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