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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!
Indulge in a walk through the beautiful, award-winning gardens at Rocking Horse Ranch for a bit of calming time. Their expert landscape team and in-house horticulturist, Maureen Wild, would be glad to talk to you about the designs! The breathtaking gardens are sure to relax and inspire you on your New York getaway.
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 and ponds and much more. Keep your eyes open for the abundance of wildlife, too!
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.
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...
Head to Doral Arrowwood and you'll have great opportunities to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors! Spend an afternoon on the links, with the 9 hole thirty-five par course, or go for a walk around the 114 acres of rolling hills and greenery. Enjoy an outside lunch at the onsite Mulligan's Outdoor Cafe too!
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...
Reconnect with nature during your escape to Lake Placid. Lake Placid Vacation Rentals provides the perfect gateway to exploring the great outdoors and all the Adirondacks have to offer. Whether it's hiking the area's many trails, paddling or boating on Mirror Lake or Lake Placid, or rock climbing, the possibilities are seemingly endless!
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...
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