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Nature - Resorts and Lodges in New York
Those travelers who consider the state of New York to simply be an extension of New York City may not think of The Empire State to be a nature getaway destination. However, outside the bright lights is a whole different world exemplified by the natural beauty of the Catskill and Adirondack Mountains, the Finger Lakes region, and so much more. There are 180 state parks spread out across New York. Check out Bethpage State Park, home to the famous Bethpage State Park Black Golf Course. When you are done with Bethpage, head to other great areas like Lake Erie State Park, Franklin Delano Roosevelt State Park, and Roberto Clemente State Park. The Finger Lakes National Forest is another great spot for outdoor exploration in New York. Situated between the Seneca and Cayuga Lakes, and measuring only 16,259 acres, it is actually one of the nation’s smallest National Forests. Get in touch with nature the next time you are planning a trip to New York.
The Adirondacks are a great place to absorb the beauty of nature, and at the Georgian Lakeside Resort, they make sure that you can get the best nature experience possible. In fact, you can take a cruise right on Lake George and explore all 32 miles of beautiful lake coast. For any visitor, it's a must!
Explore 170 acres of farmland when you stay at the Fieldstone Farm Resort! Surrounding trails let you wind your way through the breathtaking natural scenery, where you will find streams, ponds and much more. Keep your eyes open for the abundance of wildlife, too!
Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Finger Lakes region, Geneva on the Lake features a terrace with breathtaking views of the English style gardens. This is the perfect place to enjoy a light lunch on a sunny day. Explore the area with hiking trails through Watkins Glen Gorge and State Park or the Montezuma Wildlife Refuge.
Located in the heart of the Finger Lakes wine region, La Tourelle is the perfect place to get away and enjoy a relaxing natural atmosphere. Come explore the beautiful Cayuga Wine Trail or enjoy an afternoon at Cayuga Lake where you can swim, go on a cruise, and more. Reconnecting with nature has never been easier.
Enjoy a nature walk around scenic Hope Lake, or one of the other Finger Lakes. Greek Peak Mountain offers you plenty of activities for all seasons including hiking, mountain biking and zip-lining in the summer months and skiing and snowboarding when the snow begins to fall. Find your own outdoor adventure in this picturesque area!
Amongst the majestic peaks of the Catskill Mountains, you'll fall in love with the fresh air and abundant wilderness. Enjoy a hike through the many mountain trails, explore the canopies on a zip-line tour, or ride along the paths on horseback! Nature-lovers of all ages will enjoy the beautiful setting of The Country Place Resort.
Crystal Brook Resort's location in the Catskill Mountains, near Catskill Mountain State Park, gives you the opportunity to explore the mountain trails by biking, hiking, and even skiing in winter. Be sure to take a walk to the nearby waterfall for breathtaking scenery and photo opportunities! It's the perfect place for nature-lovers of all ages to...
For a bit of relaxation from the endless excitement at Rocking Horse Ranch, head to their asward-winning gardens for peace and quiet. Talk to Maureen Wild, their expert in-house horticulturist, and their landscape team about the designs and simply let the calming, beautiful views inspire and rejuvenate you! Reconnecting with nature has never been...
The Otesaga sits on the southern shores of Lake Otesaga, and provides breathtaking views of the crystal clear waters. Explore the area with plenty of hiking/jogging trails, or get out on the water with activities like sailing, canoeing and swimming. Get lost in the natural beauty that surrounds you in Cooperstown!
There's so much space to explore just outside your door! Windham Path is a 1.5-mile loop showcasing streams, trees, and wildlife. Hikers will find plenty of wilderness to walk, as the Hudson River, Kaaterskill Falls, and historic sites can be discovered on short strolls or all-day hikes. Aquatic activities can be found when you visit the serene...
The pristine 32 acres of Catskill forest and groomed trails surrounding Spillian presents an opportune time to reconnect with nature. Whether you like to snow shoe, hike, or cross country ski, there is plenty to explore with the potential to spot deer, fox, and lots of other wildlife. No matter the time of the year, this area in the Catskills begs...
Located on 100 acres in the Hi Tor State Park, the Vagabond Inn is a nature-lover's dream destination. This breathtaking location offers views of the "Switzerland of America" in the Finger Lakes of New York, letting you truly escape the tall skyscrapers and the noise of the cities for something much for relaxing and pleasant. Soak it all up as you...
The area surrounding Owaissa Club Vacation Rentals is filled with natural wonderment. With varying terrain including calm streams, Whiteface Mountain, and Lake Placid, there's so much to experience at this New York destination. Explore the hiking and biking trails through the Adirondacks, or enjoy bird-watching and fishing! There are so many ways...
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