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Have an Epic Romantic Winter Getaway in the Adirondacks

Plan for Your Trip With These Romance-Centered Ideas

A roaring fireplace. A top notch ski resort. A flavorsome meal at an elegant restaurant. See below for our ideas to get you started on your romantic winter getaway to the Adirondacks!

Experience the Magic of a Winter Carnival Together

woman taking a couple's picture at an ice palace

Take pictures at an ice palace, watch fireworks over a lake, and hold mittened hands together at these popular seasonal events. Winter carnivals take place from Lake George to Old Forge and everywhere in between.

See tips on staying warm at outdoor events »

Head to a cozy bar after the carnival »

Snowshoe, Ski or Snowmobile With Your Favorite Person

two pairs of snowshoes side by side on mountain

For the adventurous and winter sports-inclined couples: Adirondack Park is a treasure trove of downhill skiing resorts and additional prime opportunities for cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and snowshoeing.

Not into winter sports? Try a romantic sleigh ride instead »

Find Romantic Lodging & Get Cozy by the Fire

two glasses of red wine by a fire in fireplace

If you're visiting in the winter, you'll want to stay warm when you get back to your room at night after a snow-rific day outdoors. Why not stay in Adirondack lodging with fireplaces? Bonus tip: Garnet Hill Lodge, pictured above, has an outdoor center for winter recreation.

Browse all options for lodging with fireplaces »

Check out Ski & Stay packages »

Treat Yourself to a Meal to Remember

plated steak dinner

You could stay content with a burger and a beer, but why not go all out on your romantic getaway? Check out a fine dining establishment like the Inn at Erlowest in Lake George, pictured above, that features a four diamond restaurant and enjoy the Adirondacks in style.

View the Restaurants & Dining Guide »

Check out the Valentine's Day Guide for more romantic ideas »

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