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Things to Do

There’s so much to do, whether it’s a summertime day hike to an open summit, a relaxing fall paddle, a fly fishing trip with the guides at the Hungry Trout Fly Shop or a wintery snowshoe around John Brown Farm State Historic Site. Solo adventurers, families, couples, retired travelers, and even pets will love the endless opportunities in our area. Our highest mountains dominate the skyline, beckoning to those adventurous enough to scale them and capturing the imagination of everyone. Winter, summer, spring, and fall, The Hungry Trout is the perfect place to get out, do, and enjoy the great outdoors.

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Local Activities

High Falls Gorge

High Falls Gorge is the Adirondacks’ most breathtaking, year-round, 30-minute walk. Witness four majestic waterfalls cascading over rocks into a deep crevice carved a billion years ago, learn about all the natural wonders of the waterfalls, and browse the gift shop. Just a very short drive from from the resort.

Lake Placid Bobsled Experience

Come experience this one-of-a-kind action sport for yourself! Cruise down the track like our world-class athletes, reaching speeds over 50 miles per hour. Zoom around banked turns on our almost mile long track. You’ll live the adventure, the Bobsled Experience in Lake Placid is one of the few locations on earth where you can participate in this fast and furious sport.

bobsled ride in lake placid during the summer

Horseback Riding at Willow Hill

Each day begins with early morning feeding, followed by catching, tacking up, grooming, and culminating with a beautiful ride through the fields, or jumping. From beginner to advanced rider, we offer instruction on every level, impressing upon each student the responsibilities of whole horsemanship

Located in the heart of the beautiful Northern Adriondack Mountains, the Hungry Trout’s Adirondack resort features spacious, quiet and clean accomodations. Our resort has 1500 feet on river frontage on the west Branch of the Ausable river with spectacular views