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Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York

From discovering majestic waterfalls and finding early blooms along tree-lined hiking trails to hidden lakes, breathing fresh mountain air and exploring vibrant small towns and villages.

hiking in the Adirondacks during Spring mud season
waterfall hiking in the spring in the Adirondack Mountains
cycling through the Adirondacks during the spring

Winter in the Adirondacks

The Adirondack Region offers winter adventures all season long. Experience the thrill of skiing or snowmobiling, participate in one of the oldest winter traditions on the east coast, or simply curl up by the fire and watch the snow fall outside.  

 For a shot of adrenaline, grab your skis and hit the slopes.With downhill and alpine ski centers located throughout the Adirondacks, including Whiteface Mountain, home of the greatest vertical drop east of the Rockies, find incredible trails and arch some turns. For licensed sledders, connect to New York States’ hundreds of miles of snowmobiling trails in the Adirondacks.For a cozy winter getaway that offers more indoor experiences than out, head to one of our vibrant communities where great dining, shopping, craft beverage tasting, and more await! Don’t miss the annual Saranac Lake Winter Carnival, an Adirondack winter tradition that dates to the 1800s, and includes a stunning ice palace that lets visitors roam around inside.

Don’t miss a moment of winter fun in the Adirondacks this season!

Things To Do In The Adirondack Regions

The Adirondack Regions feature over 100 welcoming communities, mountains, lakes, verdant valleys, and steep cliffs. Spanning more than six million acres, the Adirondack Mountains are home to the largest protected natural area in the lower 48 of the United States. Like a patchwork quilt, the Adirondacks are made up of ten distinct regional destinations, each offering their own brand of Adirondack adventure.

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