West Mountain towers over Glens Falls. It has long been a favorite with skiers and boarders because of its closeby location to Albany. Many area residents drive up to West Mountain to take a few night runs and relax after a day of work.
Two motels, 25 hotels, and cabins within five miles, with 3,150 rooms available in the area. Ski and lodging packages available.
Snow Sports School offers lessons in downhill skiing and snowboarding. Ski shop, rentals, first aid available; hospital five miles away. Many factory outlet stores are located nearby. Seventy percent snowmaking.