National Geographic : 1941 May
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byHarrison Howell Walker Sunny Slopes of Keuka Lake Smile with Miles of Vines Soils of these hillsides rolling down to the water are those the grape likes best. Five thousand acres of vineyards bordering thislake bring annually half amillion dollars. From local vineyardists, grape and wine industries of neighboring communities buy more than 7,000 tons ofgrapes ayear. Split byBluff Point (left background) 19-mile-long Keuka takes the shape of the letter Y.