A Destination For Outdoor Enthusiasts: North River, NY
North River is a small hamlet in the Town of Johnsburg that sits on the banks of the Hudson River. With plenty of outdoor activities to do in and around North River, thousands of visitors make it to this small community each year.
Perhaps best known for its proximity to Gore Mountain, North River is also home to one of the world's largest garnet deposits. At its peak, it was the epicenter of garnet mining industry in the state. When you visit, you can take a guided tour of the mine and collect some garnet!
Adirondack Adventures is the choice for fun in the Adirondacks! Join us on an adventure down the Hudson River Gorge with the most experienced guides around. We also specialize in tubing and whitewater kayak instruction.
Garnet Hill Lodge in North River is a four-season, rustic Adirondack lodge overlooking the pristine Thirteenth Lake. Reminiscent of an Adirondack Great Camp, the property features comfortable accommodations, on-site dining, and outdoor activities.
Located in the southern Adirondacks 5 miles from Gore Mountain and a half hour from Lake George, our small romantic vacation cabins and glamping tents are scattered over 40 gorgeous acres of wildflowers and woods, each with gorgeous mountain views.
The Adirondack Adventure Center located at ARO Adventures in North River offers a number of thrilling recreational opportunities that will ensure you'll want to come back again and again, including ziplining, a ropes course, paintball, and more.
NEW Private Raft Program. keeps your group responsibly distanced, while on an outdoor guided whitewater adventure. Visit ARO Adventures (Adirondack River Outfitters), New York State's leading whitewater rafting company.
Our fully furnished tents have lovely beds, rugs, lights, and decorations. Each of our four tents has its own kitchenette in our Lodge. Charming Bath House with men's and women's sides. Wood fired pizza most nights! Optional cedar hot tub experience.
The Garnet Hill Outdoor Center in North River is a four-season adventure center offering hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and more. Plan a visit this year and experience the beauty of the Adirondacks.
Scratch-made dishes, authentic ingredients, and meals created with passion - that's what you can expect at The Log House Restaurant at Garnet Hill Lodge. Come for the great food, stay for the warm fireplace.
Garnet Studio is open year-round and offers custom-cut stones and jewelry from locally-mined garnet, 14-karat gold, and silver. Although garnet is their specialty, their jewelry includes a variety of gems from all over the world.