Explore the breathtaking wilderness of Upstate New York on a pair of snowshoes. Go for a wintry hike in Albany at one of the nearby wildlife centers, NY state parks, ski centers -- there are trails for every age and ability -- from steep to smooth. You can even go in your backyard!
Take the time to discover the crisp winter air, bond with family and friends, AND get a great workout in. Strap on a pair of snowshoes and beat the winter blues away!
Snowshoeing Spots in the Albany / Capital Region
Wilderness Recreation & Education Center
Head to the Town of Johnston in the Adirondack Preserve for snowshoeing in Caroga Lake. This year-round center also offers outdoor ice-skating for a full day of winter fun.
Albany Pine Bush Preserve
Discover close to 18 miles of officially marked trails for snowshoeing in the winter months. Located near Albany, this preserve offers easy-to-moderate snowy trails, perfect for a relaxing trek with the family.
New York State Parks Offering Snowshoeing
Check out these state parks near Albany that offer snowshoeing trails:
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