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Enjoy A Family-Friendly Staycation In The Capital Region

When you're ready to have fun close to home, it's time to plan a staycation! The Albany area is a perfect staycation destination thanks to its abundance of indoor and outdoor activities and attractions, extensive variety of restaurants, and proximity to other day trip hotspots in Upstate New York. Use the features below to plan your staycation, and be sure to start with the sample itineraries if you need inspiration.

Cold Weather Staycations

person snowshoeing at the albany pine bush preserve
man at an axe throwing attraction
guest room at the morgan state house
burger, beer, and fries
ski lift at west mountain
person cross-country skiing
person putting snowshoes on
people posing after a paint and sip
family cross-country skiing
two sliders with fries on a plate
natural stone bridge and caves at night
two people snowshoeing in saratoga spa state park
lake george in winter from top of the world

Explore Other Regional Staycation Guides

snowy docks on lake george
saratoga spa state park in winter
two hikers signing in at a trailhead in the winter
coles woods sign in the winter