Category Archives: The Outdoors

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 […]

Summer Wildlife in Gore Region

Summer in the Gore Region is a wonderful time to catch a glimpse of the rich biodiversity of the area. If you’re out hiking, paddling, biking, or just walking around the community, you may be lucky enough to spot one or more of these creatures! Before heading out on an adventure, please check the status […]

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 […]

River Rafting in Gore Region

The Gore Region loves river rafting! People of all ages can enjoy a fun time on the river in the Southern Adirondacks courtesy of the educated guides that work in the region’s premier river rafting companies.  North Creek Rafting Company is located in the heart of downtown North Creek. They offer rafting day trips, rafting […]

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 […]