Northampton Park is an all-season park covering 973 acres. It offers hiking, bridle and cross-country ski trails, downhill ski slope, model airplane field, playground equipment, soccer fields, and a scout/youth camping area. Learn to ski or snowboard right in Monroe County! Swain Resort and Monroe County have once again teamed up at Northampton to bring guests holiday camps, classes, and open skiing, dedicated to teaching beginners how to ski or board. There are two enclosed lodges: the Ski Lodge has picnic tables, a wood burning stove on the inside, grill, water spigot and bathrooms. The Knollwood Lodge has a stove, refrigerator, indoor bathrooms, picnic tables, fireplace and a charcoal grill.