Category Archives: Activities

Top 10 Reasons to Explore the Gore Region

The Gore Region has something for every member of your family all-year-round! We’ve compiled a list of the top 10 reasons this beautiful area should be on your travel itinerary. Recreation History Dining Shopping Lodging Arts Community Wildlife Walkability Landscape Recreation Outdoor recreation is king in the Gore Region. The evidence of a ski town […]

The Parks of Gore Region

The Gore Region is home to a wide variety of beautifully maintained parks. No matter your taste in outdoor adventure, we’ve got something for you and your family to enjoy this summer and all-year-round! Ski Bowl Park Nestled at the base of Little Gore Mountain, the Ski Bowl Park is home to a vast array […]

North Creek Depot Museum

Caboose located at North Creek Depot Museum

History of the North Creek Railroad Station The North Creek Railroad Station was built in 1874 and saved from the brink of demolition in the early 1990s. What was once a bustling rail station is now a comprehensive, museum, heritage center, as well as a cultural and economic hub in Historic North Creek. Architecturally, the […]

Biking in the Gore Region!

Biking is a favorite way to recreate for millions of Americans and there’s no better place to ride than the Gore Region! Whether you’re out for a casual ride with the family, looking for an intense workout or seeking the thrill of mountain biking, we’ve got something for everyone. Please remember to maintain a safe […]

Trout Season in the Gore Region

It’s trout season in the Gore Region! Whether you’re looking for a beautiful secluded pond or you prefer to fish on the banks of the mighty Hudson River, we’ve got the perfect spot for you to catch some brook or rainbow trout while maintaining a safe social distance. Some local favorites can be found at […]

Spring in the Gore Region

About the Town of Johnsburg

If you’ve ever driven up the winding roads through the Adirondack Mountains, then you know how beautiful springtime can be. The sunshine is melting the snow and thawing the ground, fish are plentiful, and flowers are popping up everywhere. The Gore Region provides a home to a stunning array of wildlife, flora and family activities! […]

Spring Hiking in the Gore Region

The Gore Region is the perfect place to get outside! Beautiful nature abounds and there is something for everyone’s fitness level. Bring a picnic lunch and make a day out of it. Remember, to check the weather where you’re headed as it can change quickly this time of year. Here are some of our location […]

Teddy Roosevelt

It’s easy to picture Theodore Roosevelt on horseback riding through the western plains or atop an elephant on Safari in Africa, but did you know he also had an affinity for The Adirondack Mountains? In fact, it was at the North Creek Train Depot where he found out that President McKinley had died from an […]

Maple Sugar Season in Gore Region

March in upstate New York marks the start of maple sugar season! Boasting the largest crop of tappable maple trees in the United States, New York is a top producer of maple syrup and other maple products. In fact, the maple sugar industry is so valuable to New York State that the sugar maple tree […]

Interview with Our Town Theatre Group

The arts are very much alive in the Gore Region! The Town of Johnsburg’s passion for performing was evident when we spoke to Dennis Wilson, the president of Our Town Theatre Group, a community theatre that performs out of the Lyle Auditorium in Tannery Pond Community Center. Visit Gore Region: Dennis, can you tell a […]