Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Rochester

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Huckleberry Swamp

Nature preserve located off Route 104: For the preservation of bird and wildlife integrity and conservation of the land they depend on.
Catchpole Road
North Rose , NY
Phone: 585-249-9232
43° 10' 22.5336" N, 76° 55' 36.3072" W

G and S Orchards

Enjoy farm fresh produce when you pick your own fruits and veggies or stop by our farm stand. The farm stand is open daily. You pick is open Saturdays and Sundays 10am-3pm.
825 Atlantic Avenue (Route 286)
Walworth , NY , 14568
Phone: (315) 524-3823
43° 9' 55.5876" N, 77° 20' 18.5928" W

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th-century mid-May through mid-October. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally, see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

Wickham Farms

Wickham Farms is a fun place for families to spend an hour, an afternoon or all day! Attractions include a jumping pillow, batting cages, kiddie train ride, a mini golf course, farm animals, and a free weekly storytime. In the Fall, we have a corn maze, hayrides, a u-pick pumpkin patch, and u-pick apple orchard. In our barn, we serve of ice cream, frozen custard and casual meals. We make cookies from scratch and fry our own donuts in the Fall.
1821 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Penfield , NY , 14526
Phone: (585) 377-FARM (3276)
43° 9' 4.9608" N, 77° 26' 11.9364" W

Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester

FREE to visit and many opportunities for learning! Pet adoption, farm yard and petting area, humane education, outreach programs and services.
99 Victor Road
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: 585-223-1330
43° 3' 39.582" N, 77° 23' 55.3056" W

Stokoe Farms

Fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and fun in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. Open weekend only, 10am-5pm mid September thru the end of October, and again during the Christmas season.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

YMCA Camp Arrowhead

Part of the YMCA of Greater Rochester, Camp Arrowhead features year-round programming for homeschool kids, summer day camps, group rentals, outdoor education programming, and more.
20 Arrowhead Rd.
Pittsford , NY , 14534
Phone: 585-383-4590
43° 2' 38.544" N, 77° 29' 10.104" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Rochester's science, technology and cultural heritage museum. Also includes Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center (in Naples).
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-271-4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Come visit the animals at Seneca Park Zoo, which is open all year long. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585-336-7200
43° 11' 48.7356" N, 77° 37' 2.8704" W

Long Acre Farms

Our season runs from the first weekend of May through the last weekend of October. We Grow Family Fun! A great place to spend the day with kids whether it's spring, summer, or fall. The Ice Cream Shop, Farm Market, Gemstone Panning, and Jumping Pillow are open daily. And in the late summer and fall: The Amazing Maize Maze and Fall Activities. It is free to come on the farm and visit the goats, play on the pirate ship, giant tires, and train. Open for the season ~ Hours of operation : 10:00am - 8:00p daily. Corn Maze, Animal Tracks Maze open Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am - 6:00p (last entry into the maze is 4:00p), Cow Train and Hay Rides - Saturdays and Sundays 11:00am - 5:00p
1342 Eddy Rd
Macedon , NY , 14502
Phone: 315-986-4202
43° 6' 59.868" N, 77° 18' 50.2596" W

The Artful Fairy

You'll find Fairy Magic at The Artful Fairy! Walk-in and Create Your Own Garden, have a Fairylicious Birthday Party or take one of our many Fairy Garden Classes. Looking for Adult fun? Plant~N'~Party is for you! Create succulent gardens in unique containers while you sip delicious beverages. We're Rochester's premiere Plant and Sip company!
90 E. Main St #3
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4499
42° 58' 54.5052" N, 77° 24' 27.8964" W

Camp Thunderbird

Camp Thunderbird, located in Genesee Valley Park, provides traditional day camp for school age children with a well-balanced dynamic program. We offer both morning and afternoon care at no extra cost to meet the needs of today’s families.
131 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14623
Phone: (585) 263-4282
43° 7' 30.7992" N, 77° 38' 11.76" W

Camp Sisol

Day camp with emphasis on variety of activities and the outdoors. Located at Markus Park in Honeoye Falls/Mendon. Affiliated with the JCC of Rochester.
Markus Park 183 Quaker Meetinghouse Rd.
Honeoye Falls , NY , 14472
Phone: 585-461-2000 ext. 274
42° 58' 41.1312" N, 77° 34' 29.3916" W

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