The Best Place to go Snowmobiling in New York

Snowmobiling in New York is a popular winter activity that attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the country to the Adirondacks region. The mountainous terrain in upstate New York offers a vast and diverse landscape, providing a scenic backdrop for snowmobiling adventures. No other outdoor winter sport compares to the thrill of feeling the wind in your hair as you navigate these snowy trails in the quiet forests. 

The most popular trails pass through the nearby small, picturesque towns for perfect pitstops. You’ll sail past frozen rivers and snow-covered forests on this unique outdoor winter sport you won’t find in many other places. One of the best ways to explore is with a guided snowmobile tour; a favorite local group we recommend is C+C Adirondack Snowmobile Tours, based out of Chestertown, NY.  

Before you start booking your snowmobiling in New York excursions, you’ll want to secure your lodging and book one of the best Adirondacks Hotels in the area. Our beautiful lodge offers 18 lodging accommodations fit for couples, small groups, and solo travelers. Our welcoming staff will make sure every detail is taken care of and you’ll love our dining options on-site for dinner. Head over to our availability calendar and make a reservation today! 

Snowmobiling in New York near our Adirondacks Hotels

Where to Find the Best Snowmobiling in New York

Snowmobiling in New York is an exciting addition to any getaway in the Adirondacks! You’ll wake up warm and refreshed at one of the best Adirondacks Hotels and be set and ready to hit the trails. Pack extra layers and appropriate riding gear for zipping through the wintery woods. 

Here are the best places for snowmobiling in New York: 

  1. This region in the Adirondacks is an excellent destination for snowmobiling in New York. You can explore the wilderness, traversing wooded trails with breathtaking views and scenery. One of the best places for guided snowmobile tours is with C+C Adirondack Snowmobile Tours in Chestertown, near Friends Lake Inn.
  2. Along the Eastern Adirondacks is the pristine Lake Placid Region, a popular place for snowmobiling in New York. Here, you’ll find Adirondack Snowmobile and Farmhouse Snowmobiling, two local boutique companies offering to take you on a thrilling adventure in the backcountry of the Adirondacks. 
  3. If you’re experienced enough to head out on your own, Tughill Plateau Trails offers about 500 miles of groomed trails on an impressive 1.2 million acres. This area is an ideal place for snowmobiling in New York as it gets around 200 inches of snow on average per year! Charming villages pepper the edges of this nature area, and it’s a happening spot for other winter recreation as well as snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. 
  4. Tupper Lake offers miles of scenic backcountry and well-groomed trails. The new Adirondack Rail Trail will connect riders with trails across three regions, from Tupper Lake to Lake Placid! Well-maintained trail connectors within the village will quickly link you to hundreds of miles of snowmobile corridors and the amenities you desire.
  5. Saranac Lake comprises a network of hundreds of miles of trails for snowmobiles that easily reach nearby villages of Lake Placid and Tupper Lake. There are plenty of amenities and attractions along the route as well!
More Great Things to Do in the Adirondacks this Winter: 

While snowmobiling in New York is such a blast, if you’re looking for something a bit more traditional, there’s plenty to explore this winter in the Adirondacks. 

  1. Take a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride with our neighbors at Circle B Ranch. This is an unforgettable experience and a perfect addition if you’re on a getaway with your sweetheart. 
  2. Head to Gore Mountain for some of the best downhill skiing, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing. 
  3. Dog sledding is another fantastic and memorable unique adventure in the Adirondacks. Thunder Mountain Dog Sled Tours is a favorite local company for rides. 
  4. When you choose to stay at one of the best Adirondacks Hotels, you can stay on our property and explore the vast expanse of our private wooded trails on winter hikes. 
Snowmobiling in New York, photo of a guest room at our Adirondacks Hotels

One of the Best Adirondacks Hotels for Winter Lodging

Located near the charming town of Lake George, NY, Friends Lake Inn is one of the best Adirondacks Hotels that offers upscale accommodations, onsite dining, and a private nature experience for you to enjoy away from the crowds and the hustle and bustle. You’ll be set back from the busy tourist areas and have our expansive property to explore during your stay. 

We offer four lodging options, comprising 18 rooms for you to choose from, each of which is perfect for romantic getaways for couples, groups of friends traveling together, or solo retreats. Each of our accommodations is unique in decoration and amenities, but all create a welcoming and comfortable atmosphere for relaxing and unwinding. 

For those interested in snowmobiling in New York, you can explore to your heart’s content on the wintery trails and relax knowing you have a warm and cozy fire awaiting your return. Warm up with an adult beverage or a hot bubble bath. When it’s dinner time, head to our Main Dining room for an elegant, farm-to-table-style meal full of seasonal ingredients. Plan your next winter getaway today and book your room!