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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.
Truly the gateway to the wilderness, Ampersand Bay Resort is at the threshold of 6 million acres of pristine forest preserve. As the largest forest preserve in the lower 48, you can enjoy seeing the wildlife first hand, or by visiting one of our wonderful area museums and outdoor recreation centers where guides and naturalists await you.
The Lodges at Cresthaven offers the perfect blend of majestic mountain beauty and lakefront elegance. The Adirondack Mountains create a beautiful background and allow you to explore the natural beauty of this area on hiking trails. If you prefer to have fun on the water, Lake George is the perfect venue for fishing, swimming and boating! Enjoy a...
Tucked into the Adirondack Mountains, you can experience all of the majestic beauty the area has to offer, all from your own room! Explore the area with nature hiking trails or depending on the season, winter sports are always a great option for you too! Reconnecting with nature has never been easier!
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.
Pollace's Family Vacation Resort's location in the beautiful Catskills encourages you to immerse yourself in the beauty of the surrounding nature. Go on a hike or take a boat out to explore the lake. Visit Howe Caverns for incredible underground adventures! At Pollace's, you can choose your own adventure!
Located in the heart of the Finger Lakes wine region, La Tourelle is the perfect place to getaway 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.
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.
From the jagged beauty of the Catskill Mountains, to the low-lying Hudson Valley, you are never far from amazing views during your stay at White Clove Inn! Take a deep breath of the pine scented air, and listen for the gentle gurgle of Winter Clove Creek. Find peace and tranquility in one of America's oldest forests!
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!
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...
With the Adirondack Mountains as your backdrop, there's no place better to get close to nature than at Lake George RV Park. This New York destination offers 400 campsites that let you enjoy that outdoor camping experience in the comfort of your own RV. When you are looking to explore the area, the park has you covered in spades. Fish or paddle-boat...
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...
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