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Great Views Without The Climb

Friday, March 22, 2019

The majestic views of Old Forge aren’t limited to those at the tops of the highest mountains. There are magnificent vistas to be found at countless accessible sites all throughout the region. 

McCauley Mountain Scenic Chairlift

Your 2019 Must-Do Checklist

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

New Year’s resolutions are made with the intention of making the most of our time, our resources, and of ourselves. Maybe your resolution is to be more active or to try something new. Maybe it’s to expand your mind or improve relationships. Whether you’ve kept up with your resolution or not; we think your resolutions could be met with “Your 2019 Must-Do Checklist” – imagine yourself in Old Forge…

Best places in the area for Winter family fun in Old Forge!

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Old Forge, New York is the snowmobile capital of the east! Old Forge Camping Resort and Water’s Edge Inn have direct access to the groomed snowmobile trails and offer a discount for all NYSSA members. Old Forge’s proximity to the Tug Hill Plateau, which regularly accumulates 300 inches of snow per year, makes the Old Forge region a sure bet for good trail conditions.

Fall Camping

Friday, September 14, 2018

Ahh, fall…the terrible heat of the summer is behind us and now is the perfect time to head out to nature and go camping amidst the beautiful natural palette of foliage.

While you won’t encounter the stifling heat and humidity, you do need to be prepared for sometimes sudden drops in temperature. Follow some simple guidelines and you’ll have a beautiful (and mosquito-free) adventure.

Try Camping: A Beginner's Guide

So you’ve had it with civilization and figure it’s time to head to the peace and tranquility of camping outdoors? Slow down, you need to get a few things straight so that you make sure your first time “roughing it” so it isn’t so rough!

It’s always best for your first time to tag along with an experienced camper, but if that isn’t available, follow these tips:

First, keep things simple. Don’t overstock yourself.

Enchanted Forest Water Safari Ranked Among the Nation’s Top 10 Water Parks

OLD FORGE, NY…Enchanted Forest Water Safari (EFWS) part of Water Safari Resort has been named as a winner in the 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® Attractions awards as one of the top 25 water parks in the United States for the fifth year in a row. Based on an algorithm that takes into account both the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings of amusement and water parks over a 12-month period, Enchanted Forest Water Safari in Old Forge was named No. 10 on the list.

Weekend Getaway Guides

Friday, May 4, 2018

Old Forge New York is one of the greatest day-trip destinations in the Northeast, but why stop there? With so much to experience, you can easily make it a weekend.

White Water Rafting and Other Spring Activities

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Take a deep breath, now exhale slowly - Ahhh, Spring, the weather is warmer, and the snow is gone. But wait, that means no more skiing and snowmobiling...what is there for a person to do? 

In Old Forge, a change of seasons merely means changing from one exciting activity to another. The outdoors is calling and there is a new host of things to do. 

Novice, Intermediate, Expert? What kind of Skier are YOU?

Friday, January 26, 2018

If you gracefully glide down a mountain with the dexterity of a gazelle or you spend most of the time falling on your back, we can help you figure out what your skiing skill level is.  

For those of you in-between, you can determine your skill level with these basic guidelines.  


The Best Snowmobile Trails in the Northeast

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

While others dread the arrival of snow, we love it here in Old Forge! Snow brings with it the best snowmobiling in the Northeast! More than 500 miles of groomed trails cascade along twist through blanketed forests and frozen lakes, creating a breathtaking winter panorama.

Here are just a few reasons why snowmobiling in Old Forge is the best: 


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