Day Trips


Adirondack Museum
RT 28 N & RT 30
Blue Mountain Lake
Phone: 518-352-7311
Panoramic views from the museum's landscaped grounds and gardens, outdoor and indoor exhibits, special programs, demonstrations and workshops at the Adirondack Museum recall how people lived, traveled, worked, and played in the Adirondacks.
Adirondack Scenic Railroad
RT 28
Phone: 315-369-6290
Offering entertaining murder mysteries and train robberies, the Adirondack Scenic Railroad invites visitors to enjoy a 20-mile round trip excursion between Saranac Lake Union Depot and Lake Placid Station.
Arts Center Old Forge
3260 State RT 28
Old Forge
Phone: 315-369-6411
Featuring artwork in a variety of media, Arts Center Old Forge features are gallery exhibits, artist residences and classes in pottery, fold art, drawing and painting.
Broadway Theater League of Utica
259 Genesee St
Phone: 315-724-7196
For nearly 50 years, the Broadway Theater League of Utica has brought shows to Central New York.  Performances take place at the Stanley Performing Arts Center in Utica.
Children's Museum of History, Natural History, Science and Technology
311 Main Street
Phone: 315-724-6129
The Children's Museum is an educationally enjoyable environment.  Four floors of exhibits encourage children to learn while they are enjoying and exploring.
Erie Canal Village
5789 New London Road
RT 46 and 49
Rome, NY
Phone: 315-337-3999
Home to three museums, The Erie Canal Museum, The Harden Museum, and The New York State Museum of Cheese, Erie Canal Village is an outdoor living history museum featuring mule drawn boat rides, train excursions, historic buildings, museums and demonstrations.
Erie Canalway Trail
Phone: 518-434-1583

Looking to cycle the length of the Erie Canalway Trail?

Explore a few miles on foot? 

Visita museum or historic site?