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New York State Registration Requirement and Fees Waived This Weekend for Snowmobiles Registered and Insured Out-of-State
 
Town Registration Fees Waived for All Snowmobilers This Weekend


Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today reminded out-of-state and Canadian snowmobile enthusiasts that this weekend is New York's annual Free Snowmobiling Weekend. Beginning today and through Sunday, state registration fees will be waived for properly registered and insured out-of-state snowmobilers wishing to explore New York's 10,500 miles of trails.

New Project will Create New State-of-the-Art Skiing, Lodging, Dining and Retail Facilities and Year-Round Activities at Gore and Whiteface Mountains

Expand Economic Growth and Investment Opportunities in the Surrounding Communities, Leveraging Up to $80 Million in Private Investment

Attract More Visitors and Make Upstate New York's Winter Resorts Competitive with Other World Resorts

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the state will invest up to $20 million for major upgrades at Whiteface and Gore Mountains to attract more visitors and build on the North Country's bourgeoning winter tourism industry.

Can/Am Adult Pond Hockey (credit: lakeplacid.com)

Lake Placid, N.Y. - Helicopter rides, ice bowling, snow sculpting and pond hockey will highlight the first annual Hockeyfest Weekend on Jan. 26-29 in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Hockeyfest has been introduced as a way to enhance the already-festive atmosphere of the annual CAN/AM Adult Pond Hockey tournament that occurs on a series of perfectly groomed rinks lined up on Mirror Lake in Lake Placid each year.

Saranac Lake, N.Y.  - Arctic Golf, one of the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival's most unique and popular events, will be going from a home grown, small town event to the big city as part of Central Park's Winter Jam event on January 28.  Not many people can say they've played miniature golf outdoors in the winter, except those who have at the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival. But now thousands of New York City's residents and visitors from all over the world will get to experience this winter oddity during Winter Jam.

With plenty to do in Orange County, N.Y, winter's cold weather is no excuse to stop moving.

Orange County, N.Y. (January 10, 2017) - Cold weather fun for the whole family can be found in Orange County this winter. Whether you like the thrill of tubing down a snow-covered hill or prefer horseback riding on a quiet wooded trail, there are plenty of ways to get outdoors and stay active this season.

Skiing at Whiteface (ORDA)Whiteface Mountain to Open on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day and Gore and Belleayre Mountains to Open on Friday

Video of Snowmaking at Gore Mountain Available Here

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today kicked off the 2016-17 skiing and snowboarding season and announced that Whiteface Mountain will open on Thursday, November 24, and Gore and Belleayre Mountains will open on Friday, November 25. Every winter season, skiing and snowboarding at New York's 51 mountains attracts millions of visitors and generates $1 billion for the state's economy.

Make a Note to Visit the Adirondacks this Year

ADIRONDACK REGION, NY (January 6, 2016) - With the start of the New Year, the Adirondack Region of Northern New York announces its list of what's new for 2016. From new breweries to warming huts for snowmobilers, a renovated hotel on scenic Lake George, and plans for the "fiercest zip line in North America," the Adirondacks are one of the top travel destinations for 2016.

Six reasons to add the Adirondacks to your 2016 travel plans:

Whiteface Open & Lake Placid Offer Action-Packed Holidays

LAKE PLACID, NY (December 21, 2015) - Lake Placid and Whiteface Mountain are banding together to offer holiday seekers an exciting mix of on-mountain and downtown Lake Placid entertainment options throughout the holiday season. Whiteface Mountain in Wilmington, home of the greatest vertical drop east of the Rockies, is offering a BOGO deal for every full price lift ticket purchase from December 21 through January 2. Purchase a full day or multi-day lift ticket at the Whiteface ticket window, online at www.Whiteface.com, through a lodging property, or with a Frequent Skier Card, and receive a one-day non-holiday lift ticket voucher valid from January 4, 2016 through the end of the season.

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