Trail Map - Recreation

Take a look at the recreational attractions here and around the Town of Johnsburg. You can click on each point of interest to see its description and more detailed information about each one.

We look forward to seeing you when you visit the Adirondack region!

Adirondack Adventures

Recreation – Adirondack Adventures

Adirondack Adventures is an owner operated rafting and paddle sports company with over 30 years experience. Located on our own take out for the Hudson River Gorge guided whitewater raft trip. Our staff is dedicated and experienced and we pride ourselves on customer service.

Adirondack Adventures
4659 NY State Route 28
North River, New York 12856

Phone: (518) 251-2802

Adirondack Adventures Website Directions to Adirondack Adventures
Adirondack Adventures white water rafting

Adirondack River Outfitters

Recreation – Adirondack River Outfitters

Whitewater Rafting Trips on the Black, Hudson, and Moose Rivers, in Northern New York and the Adirondack mountains.

Adirondack Adventures
4659 NY State Route 28
North River, New York 12856

Phone: (800) 525-7238

Adirondack River Outfitters Website Directions to Adirondack River Outfitters
People whitewater rafting in the Adirondacks
Woman jumping off a cliff
People jumping off a raft
Whitewater rafting boat in the water

Beaver Brook Outfitters

Rafting on the Hudson River with Beaver Brook Outfitters
Big white water on the Hudson River
Beaver Brook Outfitter raft on the Hudson River
Joyus person white water rafting

Recreation – Beaver Brook Outfitters

Beaver Brook Outfitters has over 25 years experience in adventure! We’re a family owned and operated year-round outfitter offering Class II-V whitewater rafting trips on 3 rivers, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, caving, overnight rafting and ski rentals.

Beaver Brook Outfitters
3921 NY State Route 28
North Creek, New York 12853

Phone: (888) 454-8433

Beaver Brook Website Directions to Beaver Brook

Black Hole & Dunkley Falls

Black Hole & Dunkley Falls

Perfect your backflip or take a leisurely swim in the naturally formed pool at the Black Hole on Mill Creek.

Black Hole & Dunkley Falls
Harrington Road
Wevertown, New York 12886

Directions to Black Hole
Dunkley Falls in the Town of Johnsburg
View of Black Hole

Crane Mountain

Trail on Crane Mountain
Summit view from Crane Mountain

Recreation – Crane Mountain

Crane Mountain is a difficult, 3.1 mile loop offering incredible views of the southern Adirondacks. Crane Mountain also has sport, trad and multi-pitch climbing for experienced rock climbers.

Crane Mountain
Ski Hi Road
Johnsburg, New York 12843

Crane Mountain Website Directions to Crane Mountain

Gore Mountain

Recreation – Gore Mountain

Gore Mountain is New York’s largest ski resort, offering a tremendous variety of alpine terrain for all abilities on four unique peaks, night skiing and a full-service Nordic Center. Open year-round for summer/fall outdoor fun, as well as catered weddings and special events.

Gore Mountain
793 Peaceful Valley Road
North Creek, New York 12853

Phone: (518) 251-2411

Gore Mountain Website Directions to Gore Mountain
Alpine Sky Loop - Gore Mountain New York
Couple hiking on Gore Mountain
Touring Gore Mountain

Live More Adventures

Llama House at Live More Adventures
Campfire at Live More Adventures
Winter at Live More Adventures

Recreation – Live More Adventures

Live More Adventures is an all-inclusive outdoor adventure tour operator specializing in groups departing from the NYC Metro Area.

Live More Adventures
734 Harrington Road
Wevertown, New York 12886

Phone: (201) 410-0343

Live More Website Directions to Live More

North Creek Rafting Company

North Creek Rafting Company

North Creek Rafting Company has offered river trips in North Creek since 2007 and features overnight and day trips as well as inflatable kayak trips.

North Creek Rafting Company
9 Ordway Lane
North Creek, New York 12853

Phone: (800) 989-7238

North Creek Rafting Co. Website Directions to North Creek Rafting Co.
Group rafting on the Hudson River
Big water with the North Creek Rafting Company
North Creek Rafting Company on the Hudson River

Raymond Brook Trailhead

Sign for Raymond Brook Trail
Sign for Raymond Brook Trail

Raymond Brook Trailhead

The Raymond Brook trail system connects to the Ski Bowl trail system and can be used for hiking, biking, or backcountry skiing.

Raymond Brook Trailhead
3537 NY State Route 28
North Creek, New York 12853


Raymond Brook Website (HP) Directions to Raymond Brook

Revolution Rail

Recreation – Revolution Rail

Railbiking on a historic railroad track, over the Hudson River and through the Adirondack woods! For people of all ages and abilities looking for a unique adventure!

Revolution Rail
3 Railroad Place
North Creek, New York 12853

Phone: (518) 251-2345

Revolution Rail Website Directions to Revolution Rail
Having fun on Revolution Rail
Friendly Staff at Revolution Rail
Revolution Rail riders waving

Schaefer Trail

Trailhead sign for Schaefer Trail
Waterfalls on the Schaefer Trail
Windy Hill High Peaks Overlook

Recreation – Schaefer Trail

The Schaefer trail is a difficult, 5 mile (one way) hike easily accessible from downtown North Creek that has waterfalls and beautiful views of Johnsburg and its surrounding mountains.

Schaefer Trail
Ski Bowl Town Park
North Creek, New York 12853

* Off Dump Road, then the Loop Road on the left. At the end of the road on the right you’ll see the trailhead sign.

Schaefer Trail Website (AllTrails) Directions to Schaefer Trail

Siamese Ponds Trailhead

Recreation – Siamese Ponds Trailhead

The Siamese Ponds Wilderness is a 114,000 acre wilderness area with accessible hiking, camping, fishing and hunting.

Siamese Ponds Wilderness
Eleventh Mountain Trailhead

NY State Highway 8
Johnsburg, New York 12843

Siamese Ponds Website (NYS DEC) Directions to Siamese Ponds
Signage for Siamese Pond Trail
Eleventh Mountain access to the Siamese Pond Trail
Trail marker for Siamese Pond Trail

Ski Bowl Trails

Bike trail sign in North Creek Ski Bowl Trails
Trail map of North Creek Ski Bowl Trails
Sign for Long Trail in North Creek Ski Bowl Trails

Recreation – Ski Bowl Trails

The North Creek Ski Bowl Trails offer miles of single track mountain biking, hiking and cross-country skiing, all within walking distance of the hamlet of North Creek.

North Creek Ski BowlTrails & Town Park
Ski Bowl Road
North Creek, New York 12853

Phone: (518) 251-2441

Ski Bowl Trails Website Directions to Ski Bowl Trails

Square Eddy Expeditions

Recreation – Square Eddy Expeditions

Square Eddy Expeditions is a small adventure company located in downtown North Creek, NY. We offer full day and overnight whitewater rafting trips and hiking adventures on The Upper Hudson River far up-stream of New York City in the Adirondack Mountains.

Square Eddy Expeditions
282 Main Street
North Creek, New York 12853

Phone: (518) 251-5200

Square Eddy Website Directions to Square Eddy
Hudson River rafting with Square Eddy Expeditions
Big waves with Square Eddy Expeditions
Heavy waves with Square Eddy Expeditions
Rafters having a great time with Square Eddy Expeditions

White Water Derby

Rowing in the White Water Derby
White Water Derby rowers in the Hudson River

Recreation – White Water Derby

The White Water Derby is a weekend-long event celebrating whitewater through slalom and downriver kayak and canoe races. Join us the first weekend in May to watch the races or join them yourself.

White Water Derby
P.O. Box 168
North Creek, New York 12853


Phone: (518) 251-0829

White Water Derby Website Directions to White Water Derby

Wild Waters

Recreation – Wild Waters

For over 30 years, Wild Waters Outdoor Center has offered whitewater rafting trips on the Hudson and Sacandaga Rivers. Wild Waters also offers kayak ducky tours and has onsite lodging at the Glen Lodge.

Wild Waters Outdoor Center
1123 NY State Route 28
Warrensburg, New York 12885

Phone: (800) 867-2335

Wild Waters Website Directions to Wild Waters
In white water with Wild Waters on the Hudson River
Exciting white water rafing in Johnsburg
Exciting white water raftiing in the Town of Johnsburg
Wild Waters in Warrensburg, New York

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