Saratoga-Capital Ski Resorts Map and Mountain Statistics
The Capital, Saratoga Region is home to many top attractions including the Saratoga Race Course, the oldest operating Thoroughbred horse racing track in North America and home to the Travers Stake held in August of each year. In Albany, visit the Empire State Plaza with many historical and cultural sites all within walking distance of each other. Enjoy antiquing and browsing in one of many shops and galleries in Albany, Saratoga, Fulton or Washington counties. The region borders Vermont and Massachusetts to the east and makes wonderful day or week-end trips from many US cities. For outdoor enthusiasts there are many activities to enjoy including hiking, biking, fishing, skiing and snowmobiling.
You will find 3 ski areas to enjoy during your ski and boarding vacation. West Mountain offers 40 trails over 124 skiable acres with a greater percentage dedicated to intermediate and beginner as well as tubing and night skiing. Maple Ski Ridge and Willard Mountain are small, affordable, family-oriented ski areas that provide better runs for those learning to ski and board but do offer a challenge for all levels. Snow tubing and night skiing area also available. Nearby enjoy the rolling hills and valley views cross-country skiing or snowshoeing. Lodging is available nearby. Choose from renting your own vacation rental house by the water and enjoy beautiful serene views. Retire back to your condo or chalet rental and relax in your hot tub under the stars. Vacation rentals provide the comforts of home while away and are often cheaper than staying in a traditional hotel.