Near North River in Adirondack State Park, the Garnet Hill Cross Country Ski Center has 55 km of groomed tracks surrounding lakes and streams traversing mountain slopes.
To reach the Garnet Hill Lodge Ski Center from the south, Albany and NYC, take I-87 to exit 23 at Warrensburg, then Rt. 9 to Rt. 28 to North River. Northern travelers can exit I-87 at Pottersville, exit 26. From here follow signs to Gore Mt. and North Creek. Garnet Hill Lodge is located off Rt. 28 in North River left on Thirteenth Lake Road, 5 miles.
Overall, Garnet Hill Lodge Ski Center is the 23rd most popular cross country ski area of all 61 Nordic ski destinations in New York.