An Active Place

Recreational Activities

The Plattsburgh - Adirondack Coast region offers many recreational activities for all members of the family. From Summer Activities such as boating on Lake Champlain to the amazing Winter Recreation opportunities such as skiing down an Olympic mountain in Lake Placid, the outdoor wilderness is endless here.

Did You Know?
The Plattsburgh City Beach boasts the 2nd longest freshwater beach in the continental United States!

But we're not just for outdoors lovers. Located right next door to Montreal, one of the great art and cultural centers of the world, the Plattsburgh Arts & Culture scene has to be seen to be believed. From ballet and theater to galleries and festivals, our region is a haven for those looking to immerse themselves in history and culture.

Sports Fans will also thrive in the Plattsburgh region. Our area is home to a variety of professional teams and other sports. Hockey fans can catch a Montreal Canadiens game and football lovers won't want to miss the Montreal Blitz, our professional female football team. If thoroughbred racing is more your speed, Saratoga race track is just a couple of hours away!

Whatever one's age and whatever one's interests, you will never be at a loss for something to do. Indeed, the challenge comes in choosing from all of the options all around you - from lakes to mountains to Montreal!

Did You Know?
The Adirondack Park is the largest park in the continental U.S. at 6.1 million acres!
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