Adirondacks Travel Guide

Articles about Adirondacks

By Ellie Storck
Each year for six weeks, passengers riding on Amtrak’s Adirondack route between Albany and Montreal have the opportunity for some premiere leaf peeping in the Northeast. The Great Dome car returns to this route every fall, providing travelers with...
By Dan Koday / MIMI
Come fall, when the leaves change colors to the most rich greens, yellows and reds you'll ever see, this small, Adirondack town becomes a serene paradise. A quick drive from the Tri-State area and most New England, the one-time Olympic village win...
By Andrew Villagomez

The newest addition to the Wild Center offers a one-of-a-kind view of Adirondack Park in upstate New York. 

By Katrina Brown Hunt

What makes a town magnetic? Travel + Leisure readers voted for their favorite small towns—with beaches, mountains, vineyards, and personality to spare.

By Deb Hopewell

Head for the hills: these cool mountain towns beckon with outdoor adventures, festivals, and local color.

By Deb Hopewell

From Arizona to Vermont, here are our favorite towns for checking out fall foliage.

Hotels in Adirondacks

After a devastating fire in 2005 damaged the original 1882 main house, the hotel reopened a new five-suite 30,000-square-foot main building in August of 2008. The new lodge's style is updated Arts and Crafts with antique local furniture.

Restaurants in Adirondacks

The restaurant here has a fantastic view of the water and a chef that uses local ingredients in creative ways. Try the grilled lobster in citrus aioli with asparagus.

Things to do in Adirondacks

Timberlock resort is a haven for trail rides, canoeing on Indian Lake, and even workshop sessions where kids can help make a birdhouse or decorate picture frames with bark and other woodsy finds.