A Photographic Essay by Albert J. Kopec
(Click on thumbnails for larger images.)
Cascadilla Creek at Judd Falls Road near the Cornell University campus
Fall Creek at Forest Home Drive near the Cornell University campus 
Cornell Plantations looking southwest from the overlook 
Sage Hall on the Cornell University campus
Library Tower looking west from East Avenue on the Cornell University campus
Beebe Lake on Fall Creek seen from the Thursten Avenue bridge on the Cornell University campus
Entrance to Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary operated by Cornell University adjacent to the main campus
Pond at Sapsucker Woods Sanctuay adjacent to the main campus of Cornell University
One of the residence halls on the Cornell University campus
Looking southwest from the Cornell University campus across the valley and the city of Ithaca
Cornell's Center for the Performing Arts on College Avenue
Student apartments complex along Dryden Road in Collegetown
Ithaca's own flat iron building on Dryden Road in Collegetown
Eddy Street gate, formerly a main entrance to the Cornell campus
Cascadilla Creek and gorge viewed from the Central Avenue bridge adjacent to Collegetown
Fall Creek and gorge viewed from the Stewart Avenue bridge
North side of the city with Ithaca High School, Cayuga Inlet, the Ithaca Farmers' Market and Cass Park in the distance
Cascadilla Creek at Linn Street near downtown Ithaca
Tioga Street spur of the Ithaca Commons during the annual Ithaca Festival 
The Ithaca Commons looking west from the Tioga Street spur
Ithaca Commons dedicatory plaque
The Sun:  Start of the Sagan Planet Walk on the Ithaca Commons
Jupiter:  Along the Sagan Planet Walk at the corner of Seneca and North Cayuga Streets
Inside Center Ithaca on the Ithaca Commons 
  Seneca Street looking west from the corner of Tioga Street 
The new Tompkins County Public Library at the corner of South Cayuga and Green Street
The restored Clinton House just off the Ithaca Commons on North Cayuga Street
The Tompkins County Museum at the foot of East State Street hill
Ithaca Falls on Fall Creek viewed from the Lake Street bridge
The Ithaca Science Center 
Buttermilk Falls at Buttermilk Falls State Park adjacent to the city of Ithaca 
Pool at the foot of Buttermilk Falls (June wedding in progress) 
Dillingham Center for the performing arts on the Ithaca College campus
James A.Whalen Center for Music on the Ithaca College campus
Sculpture on the quad on the Ithaca College campusSc
Twin tower student residence halls on the Ithaca College campus
One of the residence towers from another perspective
Part of the Ithaca College campus with Cayuga Lake in the distance as seen from the fourteenth floor of the East Tower
Another view from the East Tower of the Ithaca College campus with Cornell University in the distance 
Pastoral scene on the Ithaca College campus 
Entrance to Treman Marina at the south end of Cayuga Lake
Treman Marina looking east toward Cayuga Lake
The Hangar Theatre near Cass Park on Route 89
Cass Park skating rink 
Carousel at Stewart Park at the south end of Cayuga Lake
Lagoon at Stewart Park
Small pavilion at Stewart Park on a Sunday afternoon in July
Large pavilion at Stewart Park and site of the Wharton movie 
studio when movies were made in Ithaca prior to 1920
No large vehicle parking allowed!
CLICK HERE for something completely different!
This web site is presented in tribute to the natural beauty of the city of Ithaca and its surroundings and as a service to the alumni of the city's two great educational institutions.  All images copyright 2002-05, Tompkins Trust Company.