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Glens Falls Region Winter Activities & More!

Winter in upstate New York is a beautiful time. Take advantage of it by using the Glens Falls Region Winter Guide to plan your winter outings! The guide has details on skiing, snowmobiling, and everything in-between - there's something to help everyone enjoy the season.

Explore Local Trails

cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are great ways to exercise and take in the beautiful winter landscape!

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Hit The Slopes

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Hit the slopes! Downhill skiing and snowboarding are thrilling ways to spend a winter afternoon, and the area is home to many great mountains.

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Snowmobiling

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From Glens Falls up into the Adirondacks, there are many great snowmobile trails to try out! Take a look at some of the most popular spots.

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Ice Skating

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Ice skating is a fun winter activity that the whole family can enjoy. There are a variety of indoor and outdoor skating options around the region!

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More Winter Fun

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Get some ideas on what to do with your kids this winter, including snowshoeing, snow tubing, as well as indoor activities!

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Cozy Adirondack Bars

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Need a place to warm up in this winter? Check out the nearest cozy bar located in and around the Adirondacks and Glens Falls!

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Winter Photography Tips

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Winter is beautiful, but capturing it can be tricky! Read our photography tips to make sure you take perfect pictures this season.

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Winter Driving Tips

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Snowy and icy roads are common in winter, so it's important to be careful while driving. Read our easy tips to help you stay safe on the road.

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Super Bowl Snacks



Get ready for your big game party with these recipes and snack ideas from top Capital Region chefs.

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Outdoor Safety For Kids

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When temperatures are frigid and snow falls during winter, you want your kids to stay safe. Here are some safety tips to help you out.

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Looking for even more winter fun?
Discover upcoming events in our Glens Falls Region calendar!

 

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Regional Events

  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Nikola Tesla Drops The Beat
    A misunderstood genius. A rivalry for the ages. An idea that would change the world forever. Turning the volume up on one of our time’s most influential (and controversial) innovators, Nikola Tesla Drops the Beat is a theatrical experience unlike anything you’ve ever seen. A show that can only be described as “HAMILTON meets TESLA”, this epic battle of Nikola Tesla vs. Thomas Edison is set to the rhythm of a brand-new beat, in a modern and mesmerizing musical that will leave you speechless… and electrified.
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Vienna Juvenile - Sketch Comedy
    Chicago’s acclaimed sketch comedy trio (featuring the writer of Knights of the Sales Office), Vienna Juvenile, have performed their unique and wholly original live comedy throughout the country. Heralded as “a little wacky, a little absurdist, a little sincere” (The Sketch Review) and “excellent and heartfelt” (Chicago Reader), their set of hilarious and highly theatrical sketches are sure to tug (and tickle) your heartstrings. Winner of over a dozen international awards including multiple at the prestigious WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS OF MAGIC, Simon is a regular performer at the Magic Castle and is a university lecturer on perception and illusion.
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Vienna Juvenile - Sketch Comedy
    Chicago’s acclaimed sketch comedy trio (featuring the writer of Knights of the Sales Office), Vienna Juvenile, have performed their unique and wholly original live comedy throughout the country. Heralded as “a little wacky, a little absurdist, a little sincere” (The Sketch Review) and “excellent and heartfelt” (Chicago Reader), their set of hilarious and highly theatrical sketches are sure to tug (and tickle) your heartstrings. Winner of over a dozen international awards including multiple at the prestigious WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS OF MAGIC, Simon is a regular performer at the Magic Castle and is a university lecturer on perception and illusion.
    See full details
  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Nikola Tesla Drops The Beat
    A misunderstood genius. A rivalry for the ages. An idea that would change the world forever. Turning the volume up on one of our time’s most influential (and controversial) innovators, Nikola Tesla Drops the Beat is a theatrical experience unlike anything you’ve ever seen. A show that can only be described as “HAMILTON meets TESLA”, this epic battle of Nikola Tesla vs. Thomas Edison is set to the rhythm of a brand-new beat, in a modern and mesmerizing musical that will leave you speechless… and electrified.
    See full details
  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Nikola Tesla Drops The Beat
    A misunderstood genius. A rivalry for the ages. An idea that would change the world forever. Turning the volume up on one of our time’s most influential (and controversial) innovators, Nikola Tesla Drops the Beat is a theatrical experience unlike anything you’ve ever seen. A show that can only be described as “HAMILTON meets TESLA”, this epic battle of Nikola Tesla vs. Thomas Edison is set to the rhythm of a brand-new beat, in a modern and mesmerizing musical that will leave you speechless… and electrified.
    See full details
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