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                                          For those looking to explore at their own pace and
                                          embrace nature all by themselves. Bonus: you don’t
                                          have to share your plate of french fries.
               ITINERARY NO. 2
               FOR THE SOLO

               ADVENTURER                 Where to Stay

                                          Christmas Tree Farm Hideaway is a picturesque glamping site
                                          surrounded by Christmas trees, and situated on approximately
                                          300 acres of rolling hills, offering breathtaking sunrise and sunset
                                          views. Horseback trail rides and yoga is available by appointment.
                                          Don’t forget to pack s’mores supplies for when you’re cozied up
                                          next to the fire.

         DAY 1                                DAY 2                               DAY 3

         A.M.                                                                     A.M.
                        Kayak down the                                            Hot or iced? Latte or americano? Flavor
                        Tioughnioga River,                                        combination? The ladies at Common
                        where you’ll be                                           Grounds are ready to craft your perfect
                        treated to scenic                                         caffeine pick-me-up! Don’t forget to top
                        views of the sur-                                         your cold (or hot) beverage with their
         rounding landscape and vegetation. The                                   thick, fluffy flavorful cold foam.
         river provides a winding and narrow
         adventure traveling from the town of                                     NOON
         Cortland to Marathon.                                                                   Don your robe and
                                              Refresh and rejuvenate with a leisurely            prepare for some
         NOON                                 walk through Labrador Hollow Unique                serious spa-time
                                              Area to Tinker Falls, a beautiful 50-foot
         Treat yourself to a creamy, sweet Boba Tea                                              bliss. With an
         at Madam Hatter’s Tea House. Order   waterfall surrounded by an impressive              impressive array
         one of the tasty monthly specials and   natural rock amphitheater. Looking to   of treatments and serene setting, you’ll
                                              break a little sweat?
         browse the shopping parlor for unique                                    unwind in no time at the Waterfalls Spa
                                              Continue up the
         handcrafted candles, artisan teas, jewelry,                              at Greek Peak Mountain Resort. We
                                              North Country Trail
         soaps and more.                                                          recommend the Garden of Eden Spa
                                              to reach the Jones                  Package where you’ll be treated not only
                                              Hill Vista.                         to a body scrub, mud wrap and aromatic
                                                                                  massage, but also a relaxing bath and
                                                                                  some quiet time in your own private garden.
                                              Chic design meets warm hospitality at
                                              Prandium New York. The sounds of mel-  P.M.
                                              low music and a hissing espresso machine
                                                                                  For a restaurant with a view, opt for
                                              pair perfectly with a good book and one of   Heuga’s Alpine Restaurant & Bar located
                                              their fluffy Belgian waffles.       at the base of Song Mountain Resort.
         P.M.                                 P.M.                                Indulge in their robust flavors, including
         Feed your inner creative with a class at   No getaway is complete without a little   the Beef Burgundy or Ratatouille Stack, in
         Pottery Works Cortland. Learn the    retail therapy, and Artisan Elements is   a cozy atmosphere. If the weather allows,
                                                                                  take your cocktail to the patio fire pit
         basics of hand-building while creating   the place to go for a sampling of the area’s
         pottery pieces you will remember for years   creativity. It is home to a collection of local   overlooking the downhill trails.
         to come. Who knows, maybe you’ll pick   handmade gifts and wares.
         up a new hobby.
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