Chances are – unless you live in Hawaii or Florida – you’re not getting out as much as you should this time of year. But you don’t need to find a beach to beat the winter blues. Here are 5 winter activities to enjoy in our region, without emptying your wallet!
Experience “Discover NY Ski Day” at Titus Mountain
Celebrating the fourth year, the I SKI NY “Discover NY Ski Day” will return to Titus Mountain on January 18, 2018, offering skiers and riders the chance to enjoy a day of skiing for as little as $12 per lift ticket! Learn to ski or ride packages are available as part of the event, starting at just $25 at participating ski areas.
Saranac Lake Winter Carnival
The wintry celebration theme for 2018 is “Adirondack Festival” – held February 2-11, the carnival includes sports competitions, special shows, live music, parades, children’s events, and the centerpiece of the Winter Carnival – the famous Ice Palace on Lake Flower. To learn more, click here.
Compete in Trivia Night at Valcour Brewing Company in Plattsburgh
The new brewing company located at the Old Stone Barracks offers trivia every Wednesday evening from now until the end of May where you and your team can compete for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes every week. The team with the most points at the end of May will win the grand prize! What better way to escape the cold? For more info, click here.
Snowshoe or Cross Country Ski at Nicandri Nature Center – for FREE!
Explore the scenic trails of Robert Moses State park via snowshoe or cross country skis, without spending a dime – courtesy of the Nicandri Nature Center in Massena! The center also offers other complimentary activities such as Woods Walks, Fish feeding, and even Yoga classes.
Public skating at the Canton Pavilion
Enjoy a day of open hockey or public skating at the pavilion in Canton – For just $2! Don’t have skates? The pavilion has 65 pairs of rentals for you and your family to use! To learn more, click here.