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Discover Downhill Skiing Near Clifton Park

Clifton Park is located near many downhill ski centers that are perfect for a day or evening on the slopes. Most resorts offer rental equipment and lessons to help you master downhill skiing or snowboarding, regardless of your age or experience level.

With the region's abundant annual snowfall and resorts' snowmaking capabilities, the ski and snowboard season can usually span from late November through April!

a view looking up at a ski lift, just seeing people's legs and skis and the sky

Ski Resorts in the Area

Maple Ski Ridge in Schenectady

Maple Ski Ridge is a family-friendly resort that has something to offer for all ages and abilities. They also have a tubing park with an uphill lift!

West Mountain in Queensbury

West is a perfect mountain for families, featuring mild-to-moderate terrain and a bunny hill for beginners. West also offers a tubing park and lighted night skiing on certain trails.

McCauley Mountain Ski Center in Old Forge

McCauley is also a family-friendly mountain located in the central Adirondacks. It features 21 trails from gentle cruisers to steep, bumpy runs.

Willard Mountain in Greenwich

Willard Mountain has a fully-stocked rental shop with a wide selection of equipment, plus an expanded terrain park and tubing area.

Gore Mountain in North Creek

Gore Mountain features more than 100 alpine trails with difficulty levels ranging from beginner to expert, plus nordic and snowshoe trails, and tubing at the North Creek Ski Bowl.

Royal Mountain in Johnstown

Royal Mountain has a nice mix of beginner, intermediate, and expert level trails.

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