- Our list of the best things to do in Wilmington, New York, features the top 53 nearby activities — including 26 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Wilmington, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 8 things to do within the city of Wilmington, NY , followed by 45 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Plattsburgh and Winchester
Two-time site of the Winter Olympics and countless World Cup Ski events, Whiteface Mountain is a mecca for winter sports lovers. Featuring the highest vertical drop east of the Rockies and numerous beginner areas, this mountain is waiting for you.
Located on 50-acres about a mile downstream from Whiteface Mountain is the Adirondack Wildlife Refuge. Home to many animals, native to the area, the site features a walking trail, raptor sanctuary, wolves and bear habitats.
In the shadow of the Adirondack Mountains, Wilmington Town Beach, is a place for families to gather and share a day near the water. The park features a boat launch, kayaking, sandy beaches, swimming and picnic facilities.
Traverse the bridges, walkways, and groomed pathways of High Falls Gorge and find yourself amidst the breathtaking views of Whiteface Mountain. Year-round activities allow you to see nature at its best and most spectacular any time of the year.
White Face Mountain Bike Park, located in Wilmington, New York, features 27 varied trails that are designed for various riding styles. The bike park also features the East's greatest vertical drop. A run takes approximately 40 minutes to complete.
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Whiteface Mountain H, Wilmington, NY 12997 MoreLess Info
Located, fittingly, in North Pole, New York, Santa's Workshop at North Pole is an amusement park with a Christmas theme. Aimed primarily at younger children, the park offers a variety of whimsical entertainments.
Specializing in fly fishing, Hungry Trout Fly Shop has a selection of equipment and guided services for visitors to choose from. From river wading to boat trips, the shop provides day long fishing excursions in the surrounding rivers.
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George and Bliss Lane, just off Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid, NY 12946 MoreLess Info
With the services of Lake Placid Marina & Boat Tours visitors are able to have an hour-long narrated tour along 16 miles of the lake. It is conducted in rain or shine weather during the warmer months once the lake has thawed.