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Enjoy Winter In the Adirondacks

From marveling at the artistic mastery of Winter Carnival & Festival ice carvings and castles to unleashing your personal best on the slopes, ice or trails, the Adirondacks are humming with things to do this winter! If you need more reasons, we've got as list of suggestions as numerous as the ADKs have high peaks - 46 ideas of things to do to be precise. Whether you come to relax or seek adventure, you'll find our vibrant small towns and villages make a perfect landing pad for dining, shopping and experiencing a slice of North Country lifestyle. 

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A Never-Never Land of Winter Wonder

Snow-covered mountains, glistening white trails and frozen lakes provide endless winter fun for all ages here in the Adirondacks, where winter is celebrated every day.

The winter season's magic carries into February with winter carnivals throughout the region. From snowshoe and snowmobile races to polar plunges, frying pan tosses and even an ice palace, you'll feel like you've arrived in another world. 

No matter the season, Adirondack communities love to kick off special events that celebrate the unique experiences and opportunities that the region has to offer.

Enjoy winter's wondrous side. Plan your trip to New York's Adirondacks.



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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