Cross Country Ski Areas of New York

PO Box 73, North River, NY 12856

Phone: Ski Reports 800-CALL-NYS

  • Jan. 30, 31, 2015 Conditions

This Weekend Jan. 30, 31 2015 Conditions

This Weekend Jan. 30, 31 2015 Conditions

Inch by inch – skiing gets better and better!  A little chilly this weekend – but take shorter ski tours and enjoy the hot chocolate!  There’s plenty of good cross county skiing this coming weekend – all across NY – North, East, South and West!  Here’s the latest rundown and links to more information. Complete Ski Report

Lake Placid – great midwinter packed powder conditions.  Mt. Van Hoevenberg  and Cascade XC-Ski are both 100% open.  Read more here.  or Mt. VanHoevenberg Facebook

Southern Adirondacks – Great skiing at both Lapland Lake 100% open and Garnet Hill, approaching full operation.  Lapland Lake on Facebook  Garnet Hill on Facebook

Tug Hill – Always a big winner in the snowfall category.  Osceola Tug Hill is 100% open with midwinter packed powder.  website

Capital Region and Hudson ValleyGreat News!  Both Fahnestock Winter Park in Cold Spring and Pineridge Cross Country Ski in Poestenkill (near Troy, NY) have received enough snow to open.  Fahnestock 18 Km open, Pineridge 35 KM open.  Also in the lower Hudson Valley Mohank Mt. House is open for skiing

For a voice report listen to our phone report at 800-CALL-NYS

Current Conditions in the Adirondacks by John Warren of the Adirondack Almanack.

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  • Weather Changes and Ski Report Dec. 30, 2015

This Weekend Jan. 24, 25, 2015

Cross Country Ski Conditions for this Weekend Jan. 24, 25, 2015

There’s plenty of good cross county skiing this coming weekend – mostly relegated to the Northern Ski Areas.  Here’s the latest rundown and links to more information. Complete Ski Report

Lake Placid – great midwinter packed powder conditions.  Mt. Van Hoevenberg  and Cascade XC-Ski are both 100% open.  Read more here.  or Mt. VanHoevenberg Facebook

Southern Adirondacks – Great skiing at both Lapland Lake 100% open and Garnet Hill, approaching full operation.  Lapland Lake on Facebook  Garnet Hill on Facebook

Tug Hill – Always a big winner in the snowfall category.  Osceola Tug Hill is 100% open with midwinter packed powder.  website

Capital Region and Hudson ValleyGreat News!  Both Fahnestock Winter Park in Cold Spring and Pineridge Cross Country Ski in Poestenkill (near Troy, NY) have received enough snow to open.  Fahnestock 8Km open, Pineridge 15KM open

For a voice report listen to our phone report at 800-CALL-NYS

Current Conditions in the Adirondacks by John Warren of the Adirondack Almanack.

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  • Cross country ski NY Ladies Ski Programs

Cross Country Ski NY – Ladies Ski Programs

Cross Country Ski NY – Ladies Ski Programs 2015

New to Cross Country Skiing?  Most all cross country ski areas offer lessons for adults and children, and some go a step further with women specific programs and lessons.  Here’s a rundown of current programs.

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  • MLK Weekend 2015

MLK Weekend 2015 – Great Skiing!

MLK Weekend 2015!  Get out and enjoy some great cross country skiing!

Inch by inch is how the skiing improves.  With no big storms, except on the Tug Hill plateau, great skiing has snuck in and surprised us!  Check out the latest conditions on our Ski Report page

Most open areas are at or near full operation for the coming weekend.  Photo above is a recent picture from Garnet Hill.  Skiers can expect crisp tracks and midwinter packed powder snow surfaces.

Some new Facebook pics and videos Mt. Van Hoevenberg  Garnet Hill  Lapland Lake Adirondack Ski Touring Council and Dewey Mt.

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  • cross country ski ny Winter Trails Day 2015

NY Winter Trails Day Jan 10, 2015 XC-Ski Areas NY

Winter Trails Day, Jan. 10, 2015 - Cross Country Ski Areas NY NY Winter Trails Day Jan 10, 2015 XC-Ski Areas NY.  Winter Trails Day is a great promotion for folks to get out and learn cross country skiing and snowshoeing.  With lots of activities and special deals – you can’t go wrong!  Here’s the run down of participating areas and a schedule of events and activities.  Mostly – call ahead to reserve.  Of course there will be snow!  Winter Trails Website or visit links below.

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