The Adirondacks In Winter: Fun Activities & Events!

There is no sight quite like the majestic Adirondack mountains cloaked in a white blanket of shimmering snow! Winter in the Northeast is one of the most breathtaking seasons of the year, and it is also one of the best times to be outdoors!

Abundant snowfall and various activities make each winter season an event to remember. Below, you'll find details on a wide variety of winter fun, plus some of the most popular events of the winter season here in the Adirondacks!

So many fun events take place each winter in the Adirondacks. From Old Forge's Snodeo to the Lake Placid Freestyle Cup, mark your calendar now!
It's difficult to keep track of the dozens of winter carnivals and festivals that take place each year in the Adirondacks, so we've compiled a full list!
Zip down the snowy slopes of majestic Adirondack mountains this winter! There are plenty of trails for skiers and riders of all ability levels.
Go on a cross-country skiing adventure! Trek through the Adirondack wilderness, exploring winter beauty on groomed and ungroomed trails.
Not a fan of freezing temperatures? Stay warm this winter and check out one of these 10 cozy bars located in and around the Adirondacks!
If you don't mind the snow, then camping can be a year-round outdoor activity. Learn some winter camping tips for the Adirondacks!
Ready to go hiking this winter in the Adirondacks? Make sure you know what to wear, what to bring, and what to do to stay safe!
Want to go ice fishing this winter? Get the basics on ice fishing in the Adirondacks with everything from safety guidelines to gear suggestions!
Enjoy hundreds of miles of groomed snowmobile trails in the Adirondacks. Rent a snowmobile, go on a guided tour, or ride your own!
Lace up your skates and enjoy the winter season by ice skating in the Adirondacks! Explore both indoor and outdoor rinks in the region.
Stay safe on the ice by following these tips for measuring the thickness and determining how much weight it can hold.
Snowshoeing is relatively easy to pick up, and it's possible to snowshoe virtually anywhere, including your own backyard! Try it out this winter season.
From cold temperatures to thin ice, you want your kids to be safe this season. Here are some essential outdoor safety tips.
Looking to get vertical this winter? Read some safety tips, and then find a place to take on the challenge of ice climbing in the Adirondacks!
From fun sleigh rides to tobogganing and snow tubing, discover the many winter activities available in the Adirondacks!
Stay warm this winter! Follow our infographic for tips on how to properly bundle up and enjoy the snow and winter weather.
Protect yourself from frostbite and hypothermia this winter by learning the signs of both.
Driving in winter conditions can be challenging, so prepare your vehicle for the snow, ice, and cold by following our easy tips!
Taking pictures during the winter can be tricky because of the weather conditions. We've got tips to help you perfectly capture those beautiful moments!
You haven't enjoyed an Adirondack winter until you've done these five things on our recommended winter bucket list for the Adirondacks.
Looking for the best ski vacation in the east? Check out seven reasons why you should look to the Adirondacks for the perfect ski vacation.
Do kids who ski become smarter, healthier adults? Research suggests they might!
Each year, the Adirondack region experiences snowfall like you wouldn't believe! Check out our gallery of extreme photos sent in by our Facebook fans.
Take a look at gorgeous winter photos provided by our Facebook fans! You'll want it to be winter in the Adirondacks all the time.
Not so keen on being outside during winter? Survive all the winter events with these helpful tips!
Top chefs from the Capital Region region share their favorite game day snacks and recipes!
Before you take your furry friend on a hike this winter, make sure you know these helpful safety tips.
Keep the kiddos occupied this winter with five fun winter crafts. Spend time outside, then get crafty while you're warming up!
The Adirondack Park is the perfect setting for a romantic winter escape with your sweetheart! From cozy lodging to seasonal activities, there are a lot of ways to have fun!
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