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Top Ideas For Winter Fun In The Glens Falls Region

Need some helping deciding what to do in the Glens Falls Region during the winter season? Here are some of the most popular family-friendly indoor and outdoor activities offered in Glens Falls and the surrounding area.

snowman at winter carnival

Winter Carnivals & Festivals

One of the most popular events of the winter season is the Lake George Winter Carnival, which takes place every weekend in February. If you're up for a drive, there are also dozens of family-friendly carnivals and festivals throughout the Adirondacks.

woman snowshoeing


Snowshoeing is a fun activity for everyone. If you want a great place to start, try the snowshoe trails in Cole's Woods. You can also visit the Natural Stone Bridge & Caves Park for snowshoe tours of massive geological wonders, including the largest marble cave entrance in the east.

boy sledding

Sledding & Snow Tubing

Crandall Park features one of the best saucer sledding hills in the entire Glens Falls Region. However, if you enjoy sledding, why not give snow tubing a try? West Mountain has an awesome tubing park that is worth a visit during the day or at night.

water park

Indoor Water Park

Who says you can't wear a bathing suit in the winter? Escape the cold weather and enjoy a day floating down the lazy river, riding water slides, and relaxing in the pool at the Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park. This indoor water park is open year round.

galactic bowling


Looking to go bowling this season? Kingpin's Alley Family Fun Center is located right in South Glens Falls. Kingpin's is a large bowling alley with over 42 lanes, a redemption aracde, and a great snack bar. For even more excitement, bring your friends and try galactic bowling on select nights.

indoor go karts

Indoor Go Karts

What's more fun than driving a go kart inside? Adventure Family Fun Center offers an indoor go kart track filled with exciting and challenging features. Stop by this winter and also check out the laser tag area, rock wall, arcade, bumper cars, and more activities.

hyde painting

Cultural Attractions

The Glens Falls Region is a hotspot for the arts, featuring everything from performing arts venues to multiple local museums. Take some time this winter to discover the rich culture and history of Glens Falls.


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