All you need is your warm coat, hat and gloves and this winter, boots — truly, that’s all you need to enjoy the upstate New York weather, instead of complaining about it, as so many of us do. Whether in New York City or on the opposite side of the state, NY State offers winter…

The prospect of an Adirondacks winter weekend trip, packed with activities from skiing to ice fishing or chocolate festivals, will make anyone forget about the gray chill of New York and dispel thoughts of staying bundled up indoors. So, pack up your gear, put on a good playlist and take a scenic drive into the…

Summer is not over yet. And for those looking for getaways that do not demand a ton of forethought and planning, there’s are several great places upstate. One of them is Lake George. To enjoy a quick summer trip in the Lake George Area, you first need to know about all things to do in…

Whether you’re a hiking novice or a pro, we’ve listed the best fall hikes in New York state. If you didn’t get a chance to hike during the summer (we know, it flew by so fast!), then don’t miss the beautiful fall foliage that upstate NY hiking trails offer. Embrace the crisp morning breeze, hear…

Whiteface Mountain is the fifth-highest mountain in the U.S. state of New York, and one of the High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains. During the winter, the snow capped mountains is all that surround you with a promising adventure in the far distance. In the Whiteface Mountain region, there are lots of activities that you…

If you visit the North Eastern Region of  Upstate New York, you will enjoy the great landscapes and the scenic views of the Adirondacks, its national parks, and you will not fail to notice one of the largest parks in the whole of NY with an acreage of about 6 million. There are lots of…

If inspiring natural scenery and tranquility are on your “to do” list, then Winter in Ausable Chasm is an experience not to be missed. As you are personally guided along the Inner Sanctum trail bringing you in to the heart of the Chasm, you will have views of gigantic icicles clinging to towering walls of…

This famous event was founded in 1972 when Warren County tourism was looking for an event to attract tourists after the Labor Day extravaganza. They picked something rare and turned that into Adirondack Balloon Festival 2016, a sensation today. At a time when hot air balloon festivals were not yet an event, balloonist John Marsden…