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Outdoor Activities In The Albany Area

There's four seasons of outdoor fun to be had in Albany and the Capital Region! Below, you'll find helpful information on popular activities like golf, skiing, and more.

golf course
The Capital Region is home to many beautiful golf courses that golfers of all ability levels will love.
turtles on a rock
Experience Capital Region wildlife up-close at these area nature centers.
boys on a ropes course
There are many extreme adventures to be had in Albany, including ziplining and ropes courses.
boy playing mini golf
Nothing says "summer" like a round of miniature golf! Bring the whole family, or make it a date night.
bridge in washington park
Albany and the Capital Region are home to a vast array of parks that are great for year-round activities.
kids in a pool
Cool off during the warm summer months by taking a dip at one of Albany's public pools!
Indian Pond trailmarker
Jeff Williamson
Head outside and get moving at our favorite places to walk in and near Albany.
skiers on chairlift
Hit the slopes in the Capital Region this winter! Find ski resorts within driving distance of Albany.