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Room to Run… 37th Annual Whiteface Mountain Uphill Run Set for Sept. 13

Jul 17, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Uphill run presented by Santa's Workshop, North Pole, New York

Wilmington, N.Y. --- Although work is underway to repair the Whiteface Mountain Veterans' Memorial Highway, organizers of the 37th annual Whiteface Mountain Uphill Foot Race, say that the race will go on as scheduled, Saturday, Sept. 13. "The current construction will cause minimal effect to the event," said race organizer and director of the Whiteface Mountain Regional Visitors Bureau Michelle Burns. "I'm confident that racers will enjoy their experience this year, just like they have over the past 36 years of this race."

Winter Sports Capital of the World brings you Extreme Tubing this Summer

Jul 3, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Exteme Tubing at Olympic Jumping ComplexLake Placid, N.Y. --- If you're seeking excitement this summer, the Olympic Jumping Complex, in Lake Placid, N.Y. has you covered with extreme tubing.  Hop in and hold on as you rocket down the landing hills of the 20 meter, 48 meter and 90 meter ski jumps, approaching speeds of 50 miles-per-hour.

Beginning Saturday, July 5, extreme tubing will be available Tuesday through Saturday from 3:30-6:30 p.m.  Additional hours are also being offered Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon- 2 p.m.

Paddlers to ‘Rock the Locks’ on Oswego River Canal June 21

Jun 12, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Kayakers stop in front of the old Brosemer beer cave near MinettoOswego, N.Y. - For close to a century, the Oswego branch of the Erie Canal ran adjacent to the Oswego River and was an important part of the historic waterway. Only remnants of that canal exist today. Paddlers will have a chance to glimpse sections of the old canal Saturday, June 21, in the Oswego "Rock the Locks" Paddlefest.

Paddlefest gives paddlers of all ages and abilities the opportunity to paddle sections of the river and through the locks as a group, followed by food and music at the Lock 7 park in Oswego.

Korn’s Campgrounds Hosts 5th and Final Year of Horseshoe Tournament

Jun 10, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Korn's CampgroundsPublic invited; tournament to honor the late Joan Smith, seasonal camper

Middletown, N.Y. - Korn's Campgrounds, located at 60 Meyer Road in Middletown, invites players to register for its 5th and final annual Korn's Horseshoe Tournament, to be held Friday August 1st and Saturday, August 2nd, at the campground.

This year's horseshoe tournament is being held in honor of Maybrook, NY resident Joan Smith, a seasonal camper at Korn's Campgrounds, who passed away this past fall

Turning Stone Continues To Offer The Best In Entertainment

Jun 3, 2014 by I Love NY Staff

Verona, N.Y. - Turning Stone Resort Casino, home of three of the country's premier public/resort courses, is pleased to announce that the golf season is well underway. Whether you prefer to play the longest of Turning Stone Resort's three championship courses - Atunyote, design by Tom Fazio - or are looking to whet your golfing appetite with a quick round at Sandstone Hollow - a nine-hole, par three course designed by Rick Smith - Turning Stone offers luscious settings and incredible challenges for golfers of all grades.

Great Events Kickoff the Summer Season In Dutchess County!

May 20, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Dutchess County TourismDutchess County, N.Y. - Summer is nearly here, and we're starting off the season with these terrific events! Make plans now for a quick, easy weekend escape. You can be in Dutchess County from the New York metro area in two hours or less, then settle in for two nights, and get the most out of your getaway! There are hundreds of other events listed in our online calendar.Make plans now at www.DutchessTourism.com.

Plans for the Fifth Annual Peck's Lake Sprint Triathlon Announced

May 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Fulton County TourismEvent Benefits Mountain Valley Hospice

 

 

Gloversville, N.Y. - The Fulton County Tourism Department of the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Peck's Lake Protective Association (PLPA) are presenting the Fifth Annual Peck's Lake Challenge Sprint Triathlon to be staged at Sunrise Bay on Peck's Lake in Fulton County, NY on Saturday, August 2. The event is comprised of a ½ mile swim, a 9 mile bike ride, and a 3 mile run.

The Catskill Golf Club is Now Open to the Public

May 1, 2014 by I Love NY Staff

Catskill Golf ClubPlay Golf on a "Pay when you Play" basis for the First Time Since 1928

 

 

 

 

 

Catskill, N.Y. - The Catskill Golf Club, a former membership course since 1928, located on Brooks Lane in Catskill, New York, is opening to the public for the first time today, May 1. Under new ownership and recently renovated, you can now "pay when you play" on one of the Hudson Valley's top 18 hole golf courses while experiencing the scenic beauty of the Northern Catskill Mountains. The pool and tennis facilities open June 1.

Holiday Valley Announces $3.7 MM in Improvements

Apr 29, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Holiday Valley Ski ResortEllicottville, N.Y. - With the successful conclusion of the 2013-14 winter season, Holiday Valley's President, Dennis Eshbaugh announced the reinvestment of $3.7 million in resort improvements. According to Eshbaugh, "One of the keys to Holiday Valley's success is that we consistently reinvest in our resort. We stay at the forefront of technology, but also keep our guests coming back because they know we work hard to make their time at Holiday Valley memorable and fun."

Headlining the projects is the installation of 54 new HKD Impulse automated snowguns.

Book Now & Save on a Spring Golf Getaway in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County

Mar 31, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGPlay Championship Courses and Explore America's First Vacationland Greene County, N.Y. - This spring, golf courses and resorts across the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County will celebrate the end of winter with special spring season packages and discounts on greens fees, accommodations and more.   From Mother's Day until Father's Day, and every day in between, play the Catskills and ...
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