Cross Country Ski Areas of New York 


PO Box 73, North River, NY 12856

The Cross Country Ski Areas of New York is an organization dedicated to cross country ski centers in the state of New York with groomed ski trails and services such as lessons, rentals, kids programs, food and beverage service, weather and ski conditions, and a Google map locater, and more.

Lapland Lake XC Ski & Vacation Center,  Northville, NY.

Adirondack Splendor – Finnish Hospitality! Olympian Olavi Hirvonen, operator for 35 winter seasons. 50 km for all abilities; snowcat grooming. Skiing, snowshoeing, children's tubing, ice-skating. Rentals, lessons, lodge, restaurant, and accommodations. 139 Lapland Lake Road, Northville, NY 12134; (518) 863-4974;; For a complete page of info click Lapland Lake.

Garnet Hill Lodge XC-Ski, North River, NY.

Discover cross-country skiing in the Adirondacks! 55km of groomed trails – daily grooming, lessons, rentals, snowshoeing, kids program. "Ski down – Ride back" shuttle bus. Lodge & restaurant. 39 Garnet Hill Road, North River, NY 12856; (518) 251-2150 (518) 251-2444;; For a complete page of info click Garnet Hill Lodge.

Mt. Van Hoevenberg, Lake Placid, NY.

Ski 50 km of groomed trails through Adirondack climax forests with views of the High Peaks. Rentals, childcare, PSIA Ski School and Ski Patrol. Enhance a skiing experience on beautiful historic trails, site of the 1980 Olympics. Cascade Road, Lake Placid, NY. Postal mail – ORDA 218 Main St., Lake Placid, NY 12946 (518)523-2811;;. For a complete page of info click Mt. Van Hoevenberg.

Cunningham's Ski Barn, North Creek, NY.

Winter woodland trails in the Gore Mt. Region. 25km of trails – great views of the upper Hudson River, mountains and fields. Additional trails at the Beaver Meadow Trail System. Main Street, North Creek, NY 12853; (518) 251-3215;  


Cascade XC-Ski, Lake Placid, NY.

Lake Placid's complete cross country ski center offering: groomed trails, ski shop, rentals, lessons, restaurant/bar, night skiing, Legendary Full moon parties! Route 73, Lake Placid, NY 12946; (518) 523-1111; (518) 523-9605;  



Pineridge XC-Ski, Poestenkill, NY.

43 km trails, 33 groomed. Trails along picturesque Poestenkill creek. Elevation to 1746 feet with views of the Taconic Range. Full service area with sales, rentals, lodge and lessons. Voted Capital Land's best for 3 years. Pineridge, 1463 Plank Road, East Poestenkill; Postal mail address: Petersburg, NY 12138; (518) 283-3652;  

Tree Haven Trails, Galway, NY.

Enjoy a great family cross-country ski center featuring 42 km of groomed trails through snow laden hemlocks and babbling brooks. Open daily with ski & snowshoe rentals, snack bar, lessons and warming lodge. 1227 West Galway Road, Galway, NY; postal mail address: Hagaman, NY 12086; (518) 882-9455;  

Oak Hill Farms, Esperance, NY.

Enjoy spectacular views. 30 km of groomed, track-set trails on 500 acres. Rentals, snack bar, lessons. Open daily. 29 miles West of Albany. 1206 Oak Hill Road, Esperance, NY 12066; (518) 875-6700;  



Fahnestock Winter Park, Cold Spring, NY.

Discover winter in the Hudson Valley! 15 km of trails that wander through scenic meadows and forests. Machine groomed for ski skating – tracked for classic. Equipment rentals, ski merchandise, food, changing and restrooms are available in our warming lodge. Rt 301 Carmel, NY 10512; Postal mail: C/O TOEC 75 Mt. Laurel Lane, Cold Spring, NY 10516; C/O TOEC 75 Mt. Laurel Lane, Cold Spring, NY 10516; (845) 225-3998;  

Mountain Trails, Tannersville, NY.

Winter woodland trails in the beautiful Catskill mountains. 2 ½ hours from NYC. Snackbar, warming hut, XC ski, snowshoe and pulk sled rentals. PSIA instruction. Call for snow conditions, brochure and directions. Route 23A, PO Box 198, Tannersville, NY 12485; (518) 589-5361;  



Byrncliff Resort & Conference Center, Varysburg, NY.

Featuring 20 km of groomed trails with 8km lighted for night skiing. Open daily with on-site lodging and restaurant services, ski and snowshoe rentals, and lessons. 2357 Humphrey Road, RT20A, Varysburg, NY 14167; (585) 535 7300;; For a complete page of info click Byrncliff Resort.

Osceola Tug Hill, Camden, NY.

The highest snow fall east of the Rockies! Osceola Tug Hill provides exceptional cross country skiing opportunities from December to April. Osceola Tug Hill X-Country Ski Center Inc. RD #3, Camden, NY 13316; (315) 599-7377;  

Organization Administration: PO Box 73, North River, NY 12856; Email:; Administration Phone: 518-251-0829