Skiing in the Capital District: Places to ski within driving distance of Albany
Get out and about: Skiing and snowboarding!
When many people think of upstate New York, they think winter! We in the nation's Snow Belt are justifiably proud of all of the wonderful opportunities for active family fun available in winter. Below, you'll find links to all of the great places within driving distance!
If there is an attraction that we have missed, please email us to let us know, and we'll add it promptly. Thank you!
Maple Ski Ridge
Offers year-round fun for the entire family! Great Skiing and Snowboarding Day or Night. For all ages and abilities. With terrific lessons and packages, this close-to-home mountain is arguably the best "starter mountain" for families with young kids in the Capital Region.
Greek Peak Mountain Resort
With a long history of strong children's programs, ample terrain suited to every ability and interest, friendly atmosphere and onsite accommodations, Greek Peak has long been the choice for fun-seeking families. Greek Peak's grooming and snowmaking are second to none and with our 32 trails of varied terrain, from treed glades and cruisers to super steeps, everyone in your family will be smiling all day long!
Click here for the KOA review of the adjoining Hope Lake Lodge and Cascades Indoor Water Park