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Lapland Lake Cross Country Ski Center

139 Lapland Lake Rd., Northville, NY 12134-3962
+1 518-863-4974
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Short Early Summer Unwind

I had not planned on coming back to Lapland Lake until my early fall trip in September. But, I... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Jeffrey C
Parsippany, New Jersey
Absolutely LOVE Lapland Lake!

My husband and I had visited Lapland Lake about 10 years ago for a day visit for cross country... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Cherie M
New Paltz, New York
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“groomed trails” (15 reviews)
“great trails” (5 reviews)
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139 Lapland Lake Rd., Northville, NY 12134-3962
+1 518-863-4974
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

I had not planned on coming back to Lapland Lake until my early fall trip in September. But, I found that I had a couple of unplanned days off in early June, and could think of no better place to spend that free time than...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My husband and I had visited Lapland Lake about 10 years ago for a day visit for cross country skiing (we were dating at the time). We found them "by accident" - we had wanted to take a day trip together for cross country skiing...More

Thank Cherie M
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Lapland Lake is a wonderful place to cross country ski with the whole family. Thanks to our amazing instructors: Martin and Terri, we were confident skiers after our lesson and enjoyed a wonderful day skiing the Adirondaks. The food and lodge was perfect and every...More

1  Thank laura m
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

The Ski Center has a wood burning stove and a great sauna. Plenty of seating for a lot of people. Upstairs is a small cafe with a lot of seating. Trails are always very well groomed. Plenty of trails to pick from for every level...More

1  Thank Hilary2020
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The wide trails are nearly all one-way, and wind through the woods, up and down hills and along a large stream. The tall trees block the wind preserve the snow cover. Watch out on sunny spring days because the changes from light to shadow can...More

1  Thank jmounteer
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Nice trails for classic and ski skating for all levels. My husband grew up ski skating in St. Moritz, Switzerland and he enjoyed the groomed trails at Lapland. I did not grow up ski skating so took a lesson (Susan was patient and very encouraging)...More

1  Thank msgwendolin
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Returned for the first time under the new owners, and enjoyed a great afternoon on the finest groomed trails in upstate NY. Favorite activity, favorite trails, and my favorite trail system. Hope they can keep it going!

1  Thank Dadmanly
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Although I am from New Jersey, my trail name is Adirondack Bob. With that disclosure out of the way, I had a most enjoyable initial visit to Lapland. It did however take me a couple runs to get a grip on the Finnish trail names...More

Thank EZPassCangedMyLife
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We just returned to Philadelphia from a week of cross country and snowshoeing at Lapland Lake. We stayed in one of the cozy and comfortable cottages and enjoyed daily skiing immediately outside our door. Although the cottages are heated, we enjoyed warming up by the...More

1  Thank bkjdw
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have been a cross country skier for over 40 years, visiting trails all over the east and parts of the west. Lapland Lake is a standout- for the quality of the trails, the terrific grooming, and the amount of snow they receive. I have...More

1  Thank VZeke
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