Quintessential Lake Town
The two beautiful lakes of Syracuse Lake and Lake Wawasee are connected by a channel providing this quintessential lake town a lake life that is front and center all year long.
The lakes provide endless opportunities for entertainment including swimming, fishing, sailing, skiiing, tubing and snowmobiling. You can also experience Lake Wawasee on the SS Lillypad or on the Oakwood Resort tour boat that is open to the public.
Plan your overnight stay at Lake Wawasee’s Oakwood Resort or in town at the beautiful Brook Pointe Resort.
The Syracuse-Wawasee Trails, a network of walking and biking trails, is a must do hightlight. Lakeside Park and beach is the largest park in Syracuse’s park system. Enjoy activities such as the Tour des Lakes Bike Ride, Town Garage Sales, and take a trip back in time when you visit the Syracuse-Wawasee Historical Museum.
Syracuse is a great shopping and dining destination. Businesses of all types provide exceptional products to enhance your visit. Dining will take you down under, lake side, outdoors, and provide both high-end cuisine and comfort food experiences. The Artisans & Farmers Market is a popular fixture.
Consider the Fall Harvest Festival, Oakwood Fine Arts Festival, Cruise In Car Show, Flotilla and Fireworks, Thunder Run and Wooden Boat Show, Oakwood Car Show, Polar Plunge, and Snowmobile Drags for Syracuse fun.