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January is Learn a Snowsport Month in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County

Jan 15, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGSki, Ride, Stay & Save in New York's Adventure Capital this Winter Greene County, N.Y. - In the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County, winter is a time of adventure, when families and friends, beginners and experts, students and seniors, gather to spend the day skiing and riding at Hunter and Windham Mountains - two of New York State's top alpine ski resorts offering January deals ...

2014 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Button Design Released

Jan 3, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

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Saranac Lake, N.Y. – “Doonesbury” cartoonist Garry Trudeau has released his button design for the 2014 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival.

Using the Winter Carnival’s designated theme “Celtic Carnival,” Trudeau’s illustration shows “Doonesbury” character Duke playing the bagpipes.  Trudeau, who was raised in Saranac Lake, has been creating the Winter Carnival button design ...

Adirondack Snowmobiling Trails Offer Winter Adventure in Northern New York

Jan 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

adirondacks-logo-new1.jpgRequest a FREE Adirondack Snowmobile Trail Map at VisitAdirondacks.com

Adirondack Region, N.Y. –  Earlier this week, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s launched a new I Snowmobile NY campaign from the Tug Hill Plateau, which receives some of the state’s deepest snowfalls, to promote New York’s extensive network of snowmobiling trails.

Home to hundreds of miles of snowmobiling trails ...

Celebrate the Sochi Games in Lake Placid

Jan 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

be-lake-placid-adksusa-c.jpgLake Placid, Adirondacks USA - The 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be staged in Sochi, Russia, but Lake Placid will celebrate its Olympic heritage in the Adirondacks this winter!

“We want to ensure that residents and visitors this January and February will be immersed in the incredible spirit of international competition that always permeates the atmosphere in Lake Placid,” said Lake Placid ...

Media Advisory - Lake Placid Winter 2014 Event Season Schedule

Dec 11, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

orda.JPGLake Placid, N.Y. --- Below is a rundown of many of the events on ORDA's fall/winter 2013-'14 events calendar for your planning purposes. Dates and schedules are subject to change. Jan. 15-18 - FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup.  The world's best freestyle skiers return to Lake Placid to compete in the FIS freestyle World Cup.  Action will take place at the Olympic Jumping Complex and Whiteface ...

Top Adirondack Ski Packages & Deals to Save All Season Long

Dec 10, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

adirondacks-logo-new2.jpgSki New York's Adirondack Mountains and Save During the 2013-14 Season Adirondack Region, N.Y - Ski resorts across the Adirondack Mountains of Northern New York celebrated some of their earliest opening days ever - and with snow in the forecast, now is the time to find ski package deals to save on the slopes all season long. From Whiteface Mountain, home of the greatest vertical drop east ...

Whiteface Mountain Makes Smarter Travel’s 10 Best International Ski Destinations

Dec 5, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

orda.JPGIt's a Super Sunday at Whiteface Wilmington, N.Y. --- The secret is out that Whiteface Mountain, in Wilmington, N.Y., is one of the world's best ski destinations. And as if we needed any proof or validation, Smarter Travel included the resort in its listing of the "10 Best International Ski Destinations." Whiteface Mountain was one of only three ski resorts in the United States to make the ...

Experience the Magic of the Holidays in Great Northern Catskills of Greene County

Dec 5, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGCelebrate in the Catskill Mountains with Family-Friendly Events, Festivals & More Greene County, N.Y.  - In the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County, the holidays are a time of celebration and good cheer, when families and friends gather to spend a day on the slopes or enjoy one of the region's many holiday-themed community festivals and events. Located just two hours north of New ...

2014 Empire State Winter Games to be held Feb. 6-9

Nov 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

empire-state-winter-games.jpgOngoing fundraising includes sponsors Select Sotheby's International Realty, Stewart's Shops, Northwoods Inn, Young Explosives, Lake Placid Business Association Lake Placid, N.Y. Organizers of the 34th annual Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) will welcome the return of the annual competitions Feb. 6-9, 2014 in New York's Adirondack region. This is the fourth year the event has been hosted ...

Viessmann FIBT World Cup Bobsled & Skeleton Racing Returns to Lake Placid

Nov 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

orda-black-and-white.jpgMedia Credential Requests now Being Accepted Lake Placid, N.Y. -- FIBT World Cup Bobsled and Skeleton. The 2013-'14 Viessmann FIBT World Cup season features a stop in Lake Placid, N.Y. where once again, the world's best bobsled teams and skeleton athletes will try to tame the combined bobsled/luge and skeleton track at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Sports Complex. The field will be filled ...
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