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Open Activities and Attractions In The Adirondacks

Many visitors and Adirondack lovers are wondering what activities and attractions are currently open in the Adirondacks. To the best of our knowledge, the options below are currently welcoming visitors (whether it be in-person or virtually), but remember to contact the individual businesses to learn more about their status, operating hours and protocols.

Lapland Lake Cross-Country Ski Center
Northville, NY
Lapland Lake in the southern Adirondacks has been offering a unique winter experience to individuals, couples, and families for over 35 years with cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, lessons, equipment sales and rentals, and more.
McCauley Mountain Ski Area
Old Forge, NY
Skiing, snowboarding and more await at the family-friendly McCauley Mountain Ski Area in Old Forge, which offers all the excitement of a bigger mountain without the crowds and lines.
Adirondack Mountain and Stream Guide Service
Olmstedville, NY
Jamie Frasier of Adirondack Mountain and Stream Guide Service and his team have been guiding adventurous folk like you through the Adirondacks' mountains, lakes, rivers, and streams for over 25 years. Call ahead to book your tour!
Beaver Brook Outfitters
Wevertown, NY
If you love skiing, snowboarding, or snowshoeing but don't own any equipment, then visit Beaver Brook Outfitters in the Southern Adirondacks this winter. Their rental shop offers gear to keep you warm and single-day, multi-day, and seasonal rentals.
Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery
Queensbury, NY
Nestled within the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery's mission is to produce handmade, high-quality spirits using local New York State grains and fruits in their all-natural and innovative process.
Circle B Ranch
Chestertown, NY
Circle B Ranch is a family-owned and operated ranch offering trail rides, riding lessons, sleigh rides, Carriage and hay rides. Enjoy unparalleled Adirondack views with your experienced guide - there are even pony rides available for the little ones
Ausable Chasm
Ausable Chasm, NY
Grand Canyon of the Adirondacks! Explore the depths of the chasm on up to five miles of scenic walking/hiking trails and a one-of-a-kind Riverwalk tour. FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Bolton Landing Brewing Company
Bolton Landing, NY
Located right in the heart of Bolton Landing, NY, Bolton Landing Brewing Company is a brewpub that offers a fantastic selection of craft beers and some tasty pub grub. Enjoy a drink on their outdoor patio, hang out at the bar, or relax at a table.
High Falls Gorge
Wilmington, NY
Suddenly you are worlds way... Enjoy spectacular views across sturdy bridges and manicured pathways that provide safe access into an otherwise inaccessible place. One of the Adirondack's most breathtaking 30 minute walks.
Adirondack Riverwalking: Winter Forest Bathing
Would you love to bathe in the sights, sounds, smells, and textures of an Adirondack forest during winter? Adirondack Riverwalking offers guided outdoor sensory experiences in the Adirondacks that will leave you feeling happy and relaxed.
Hike with Jackson (Winter Hiking)
Winter is a beautiful time of year in Lake George and the Adirondacks, and one of the best ways to experience the season is on a hike. If you'd like to plan the perfect winter hike, then let Hike with Jackson be your guide!
Lake George Distilling Company
Fort Ann, NY
Lake George Distilling Company is a small New York State farm distillery with handcrafted spirits made from 100% New York State grains. They take the time to select the best local ingredients from the region to create their products in small batches.
Natural Stone Bridge and Caves
Pottersville, NY
Summer: Hike self-guided tour & explore LARGEST cave entrance in East, waterfalls, gorge, caves. Also guided adventure tours, gemstone mining, disc golf, climbing walls, dino dig, & extensive rock shop. Winter: snowshoe trails/tour.
The Garnet Hill Outdoor Center
North River, NY
The Garnet Hill Outdoor Center in North River is a four-season adventure center offering cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, mountain biking, and more. Plan a visit this year and experience the beauty of the Adirondacks.
Northway Brewing Co.
Queensbury, NY
Northway Brewing Company is excited to craft beers that celebrate the people and landscapes that make up our area. Our beers range from big IPA's to beautifully crafted sours and stouts. Check out our current tap list by visiting our website. Cheers!
C+C Adirondack Snowmobile Tours
Chestertown, NY
Our staff of C+C Adirondack Snowmobile Tours has a combined 40+ years riding on the trails, so get ready for an exiting trip. We offer a range of riding that is suited for everyone from the beginner to the most advanced rider.
Adirondack Winery
Lake George, NY
Now open for wine tastings at our Tasting Room locations in Lake George and Bolton Landing! All 3 of our locations (including our Queensbury Headquarters) are open for shipping and curbside pickup - including on-the-spot curbside pickup outside.
North Country Children's Museum
Potsdam, NY
The North Country Children's Museum invites kids to check out interactive exhibits celebrating the cultural and geographical resources of the North Country. Children of all ages play, imagine, discover, and learn through the exhibits and programs.
The Wild Center
Tupper Lake, NY
The Wild Center in Tupper Lake is an Adirondack museum featuring exhibits and programs, live animals, forest trails, and the Wild Walk, an elevated walkway among the treetops. Discover the story of the Adirondacks with the whole family!
Willard Mountain Ski Area
Greenwich, NY
Willard Mountain offers all the fun and excitement of alpine skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing, all just a short drive from Saratoga Springs, Albany, or Glens Falls. Fun for all ages and skill levels, this is New York's coolest little ski area.
Hex and Hop Brewing
Bloomingdale, NY
Hex & Hop describes itself as "a fusion of brewery and meadery." Stop in for a beer on tap or take a crowler to go.
Whiteface Mountain
Wilmington, NY
Whiteface Mountain in Wilmington is the Lake Placid Region's premier site for downhill skiing and snowboarding. Whiteface has the greatest vertical of any lift-serviced mountain in the Northeast, and it offers multiple groomed trails.
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Lake Placid, NY
Visit the Lake Placid Olympic Museum to experience the history and excitement of the Games for yourself! You'll see artifacts, photographs, and videos from Lake Placid's two Winter Olympic Games.
Fulton Chain Craft Brewery
Old Forge, NY
Visit Fulton Chain Craft Brewery in Old Forge to try one of their craft beers on tap, including options like a peanut butter and fluff ale, a session IPA, and a blueberry coffee stout.
Romano's Saranac Lanes
Saranac Lake, NY
Whether you're looking for a fun night out or the perfect place to hold a birthday party, try Romano's Saranac Lanes! The venue features a full bar and grill, several bowling leagues, and bumper bowling available on all lanes.
The Village Mercantile
Saranac Lake, NY
The Village Mercantile is "anything but general." Visit their location on Main Street and browse the selection of unique, handmade items, one-of-a-kind goods, and everyday essentials.
Blue Line Brewery
Saranac Lake, NY
The family-friendly Blue Line Brewery has a rotating tap list of at least seven beers, plus pub fare, build-your-own pizza, and more. Outdoor seating is dog-friendly. Seating is limited. No reservations. Takeout is available.
Paradox Brewery
North Hudson, NY
Visit Paradox Brewery's tasting room in North Hudson to enjoy beers made from pure Adirondack water and the best malts and hops available.
Mt. Pisgah Recreation Center
Saranac Lake, NY
Mt. Pisgah Recreation Center in Saranac Lake features multiple downhill skiing and snowboarding trails for beginners, snowshoeing trails, a tubing hill and tow rope, and a base lodge.
Lake Placid Pub & Brewery
Lake Placid, NY
Experience the freshest microbrewed ales and lagers, including the famous Ubu Ale and a combination of year round and seasonal beers that are sure to please everyone. Don't forget to try our traditional pub fare including burgers, wings, fish & chips, and many others!
Lake Placid Center for the Arts
Lake Placid, NY
Lake Placid Center for the Arts presents exceptional music, dance, and theater performances, plus visual arts presentations and film exhibitions. The Center also offers workshops, residencies, and other educational programs.
Indian Lake Theater
Indian Lake, NY
Located in Hamilton County, the Indian Lake Theater screens new and old movies, hosts concerts, and runs special events.
Adirondack Artists' Guild
Saranac Lake, NY
The Adirondack Artists Guild Gallery features the work of local artists practicing in a variety of mediums, new exhibitions each month, and the opportunity to meet some of the artists themselves while visiting the gallery.
Strand Center For The Arts
Plattsburgh, NY
Strand Center for the Arts in Plattsburgh hosts live performances and exhibitions, and also offers a variety of classes and workshops for all ages.
Bowlwinkles
Lake Placid, NY
Bowlwinkles is a family-friendly attraction in the heart of Lake Placid. Be sure to check their website for public bowling hours and rates! After bowling, you can grab a bite to eat at Wink's Bar & Grill.
Big Slide Brewery & Public House
Lake Placid, NY
Big Slide Brewery offers a unique assortment of house beers on tap and an ever-changing food menu of farm-to-table specialties. If you like innovative and exciting beers, Big Slide is the brewery for you.
Dynamite Hill Recreation Center & Nature Trail
Chestertown, NY
Head on over to the Dynamite Hill Recreation Area for all sorts of fun outdoor activities, including cross-country ski trails, bicycling, hiking, snowshoeing, ice skating, snow tubing, and more!
Oak Mountain Ski Center
Speculator, NY
Oak Mountain Ski Center is a resort in the Southern Adirondacks, which makes it an easy drive from Albany, Utica, or Lake George. There is something to suit everyone's needs at an affordable rate, such as skiing, snow tubing, snowshoeing, and more.
Hoss's Country Corner
Long Lake, NY
A landmark in Long Lake, Hoss's Country Corner offers a wide variety of goods, including books, maps, home d├ęcor, specialty food items, camping equipment, groceries, beer, and clothing for the whole family.
Chapman Museum
Glens Falls, NY
Discover the history of the Glens Falls/Queensbury area -- where the Hudson River leaves the mountains. Explore everyday Hometown Life and see the Adirondacks through the lens of 19th C. photographer Seneca Ray Stoddard.
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Lake Placid, NY
The Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex was built for the 1980 Olympics and features two jumps that are 90 and 120 meters tall. Visitors can feel what's it's like to look down and see what the jumpers see from the top.
Strand Theater
Old Forge, NY
This popular 1920s-era theater in Old Forge, NY still plays first-run movies for residents and visitors. Build in some extra time to browse the theater's wonderful exhibit of movie memorabilia. Great prices, great popcorn, great ambiance!
Lakeview Lanes
Tupper Lake, NY
Go bowling in Tupper Lake at Lakeview Lanes! After a few games, grab a bite to eat at the on-site Foul Line Sports Bar.
The Nordic Center at Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
The Nordic Center at Gore Mountain features a wide range of well-designed trails for both cross-country skiing and snowshoeing at the historic North Creek Ski Bowl. Trails range in difficulty from beginner and family-friendly to expert level!
Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
Gore Mountain is a premier family ski resort in upstate New York, nestled in the Adirondack Mountains with 110 trails (2,537 vertical ft), 14 lifts, and six on-mountain dining options!

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