Best Snowshoeing in New York

This list represents the most popular snowshoeing in New York. Use this list to plan your next New York snowshoeing trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Slide Mountain Loop View Trail Details

    17 Reviews

    Pine Hill, NY

    •  4-5 hours
    •  7.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Southwest of Woodstock, this hike strings together the yellow Phoenicia–East Branch Trail, the red Wittenberg–Cornell–Slide Trail, and the blue ...

  • #2 Van Hoevenberg Trail View Trail Details

    15 Reviews

    Lake Placid, NY

    •  9-11 hours
    •  14.8 miles
    •  Guide

    In the High Peaks Region, this demanding all-day or overnight hike arriving from the north offers the shortest approach to Mount Marcy—at 5,344 ...

  • #3 Blue Mountain Trail View Trail Details

    11 Reviews

    Blue Mountain Lake, NY

    •  2-3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Above the east shore of Blue Mountain Lake, this quick, steep summit ascent reaches a fire tower, retired from duty but open for public viewing, ...

  • #4 North-South Lake loop View Trail Details

    9 Reviews

    Haines Falls, NY

    •  5-7 hours
    •  9.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This Catskill Mountains loop, a popular favorite, travels the escarpment and wooded outskirts of North–South Lake, snapping up cherished views ...

  • #5 Indian Head Mountain Loop View Trail Details

    8 Reviews

    Tannersville, NY

    •  4-5 hours
    •  6.9 miles
    •  Guide

    West of Saugerties, this loop rewards with a classic Catskill setting, vistas, and challenge. Central to this hike are the 500-foot cliffs of ...

  • #6 Eternal Flame Trail View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Buffalo, NY

    •  1.5 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Eternal Flame Trail is a hiking trail in Erie County, New York. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 1,198 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • #7 Allegany State Park View Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Salamanca, NY

    •  6-7.5 hours
    •  10.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Allegany State Park is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Cattaraugus County, New York. It is within Allegany State Park. It is 0.5 miles long ...

  • #8 Appalachian Trail View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Pawling, CT

    •  7-10 days
    •  95.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Appalachian Trail is a hiking trail in Connecticut and New York. It is within Pawling Nature Reserve, Town of Pawling Property, NYS and/or United ...

  • #9 Taughannock Falls View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Trumansburg, NY

    •  45 minutes
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    The water plummets down a sheer cliff wall through a small notch in the rock. In spring it’s a mighty roar. In summer it whispers with only a ...

  • #10 Onondaga Trail View Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Truxton, NY

    •  9-11 hours
    •  15.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Southeast of Syracuse, this blue-blazed trail, an extension of the Finger Lakes Trail (FLT) and part of the North Country National Scenic Trail, ...

  • #11 Inman Gulf Hiking and Nature Trails View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Adams Center, NY

    •  2.5-3.5 hours
    •  5.5 miles
    •  Guide

    South of Watertown, three nature and hiking trails line up end-to-end for a single south rim tour, overlooking 5 miles of Inman Gulf. This ...

  • #12 High Falls Loop View Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Star Lake, NY

    •  9-11 hours
    •  16.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This clockwise loop into Five Ponds Wilderness in the Cranberry Lake Region traverses a diverse area of marsh, hardwood forests, conifers, and ...

  • #13 Tinkers Falls View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Truxton, NY

    •  15 minutes
    •  0.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Creel Tributary rushes through a 0.5 mile wide trough with 700-feet high walls on its way to Labrador Creek. Midway it takes a 50-foot free-fall ...

  • #14 Floodwood Pond Trail (Red) View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Tupper Lake, NY

    •  4-5.5 hours
    •  7.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Floodwood Pond Trail (Red) is a hiking trail in Franklin County, New York. It is within Adirondack Park and Saranac Lakes Wild Forest. It is ...

  • #15 Stone Valley View Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Colton, NY

    •  7.8 miles
    •  Guide

    In the towns of Colton, Pierrepont, and Parishville, this moderately difficult wooded trail rounds an exciting 3.2-mile stretch of the Raquette ...

  • #16 Letchworth Trail View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Mount Morris, NY

    •  14-16 hours
    •  24.8 niles miles
    •  Guide

    Across the Genesee River Gorge from developed Letchworth State Park, this linear foot trail explores the wilder eastern rim. It travels in mixed ...

  • #17 Bud Brook Falls (12 falls) View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Dryden, NY

    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    The hike to Bud Brook will get your heart pumping—a good aerobic workout. You’ll climb through a forest, cross fields and pasture lands and gain ...

  • #18 Wilkinson National Recreation Trail View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Stillwater, NY

    •  Day trip
    •  4.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Wilkinson National Recreation Trail is a hiking trail in Town of Stillwater, New York. It is within Saratoga National Historical Park. It is ...

  • #19 Taconic Crest Trail View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Petersburg, NY

    •  5-6.5 hours
    •  8.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Taconic Crest Trail is a hiking trail in Vermont and New York. It is within Taconic Ridge State Forest and Green Mountain National Forest. It ...

  • #20 Corbett’s Glen (2 falls) View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Brighton, NY

    •  30 minutes
    •  0.8 miles
    •  Guide

    The Allens Creek valley is a natural oasis in the middle of a suburban landscape. It was saved from development by the efforts of many caring ...