Kerrie J. Kauer, PhD

Kerrie J. Kauer, PhD

The State of New York in Winter: Wild Beauty!

The State of New York in winter is more amazing than you can imagine. Broadway and Central Park might be gorgeous, but the true wild beauty of the state is mesmerizing. Here are some amazing things to do in the State of New York in winter!


Snowmobiles are king in Old Forge, known for more than 50 years as the snowmobile capital of the East. With snowmobiling trails in New York running all over the state, there’s plenty of room for adventure. Visitors wishing to use snowmobiles in New York State can use their snowmobiles immediately or use the New Jersey Department of Natural Resources snowmobile registration program to receive a 15-day registration. It snowed throughout the year, covering a lake of 200-300 inches, with total snow cover in some areas of 1,000-2,500 feet. 

For more information on registering a snowmobile from another state, visit the website of the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). The DMV will send you a permanent registration by post. For more information on the registration process, please contact your local DMV office or the National Association for Snowmobiles. For more information about snowmobiles in New York, please contact the NYS Snowmobiling Association at 1-866-542-4357.

Frozen Waterfalls

New York is littered with waterfalls that are charming and highly unstable – worthy at this time of year. Snowmobile events in the state of New York, as well as a list of snowmobiles available for purchase on the NYS Snowmobile Association website. 

Here are some of the most picturesque waterfalls in New York that will be on display in the coming months. These natural wonders have something very special in winter, and there are quite a few who compete for the perfect shot. The frozen water and fog look really spectacular, even without filters, but they are still beautiful without filters. 

In New York, anglers have been attracted for the first time this winter, except for a few days in December and January. 

The lower Niagara River offers one of the best trout fisheries on the continent, and the Salmon and Oswego Rivers offer spectacular fishing. Great steelheads hibernate in the warm rapids of the Great Lakes tributaries in winter and we love to trophy them. Let’s start with the Niagara, the second largest river in the state of New York and a great destination for brook fishermen who love deep water, high-quality trout, and excellent fishing conditions. 

The website of the New York and New York State Department of Environmental Protection contains information about the rivers, streams, lakes, rivers, and streams of the state. Check out our guide to learn more about the Niagara River and the Oswego River, the second largest river in the state of New York. 


As the saying goes: “If you can walk, you can walk on snowshoes, but your muzzle is already iced. Write to us or contact the New York State Department of Environmental Protection for more information. 

Lakes in the central New York region, stretching from Finger Lakes to the Hudson River and Lake Erie to Lake Ontario. Hike to breathtaking lake views, restore canals and trawls, and restream waterways, lakes, rivers, ponds, streams, and lakesides. 

With very agile snowshoes you can reach places that are not accessible with skis or snowmobiles. For snowshoe enthusiasts, the New York State Snowshoeing Center is located in the Finger Lakes region of the state, just outside Rochester. 

From Long Island to Chautauqua to Allegheny, state parks and nature reserves offer a variety of snowshoe hiking opportunities. Visit a specialized snowshoe tour at a nature center or hire a licensed guide from upstate New York who will show you great places to explore and give valuable advice to improve your experience. Some of the snow-covered areas also have access to hiking trails, cross-country and snowmobile trails, and snowmobile trails. 

Ski resorts and snowshoe walks will reopen at the end of the winter season if you don’t ski, drink, eat or drink. Remember to keep up with others who are not at the party and wear masks and face coverings. 


The State of New York is pure beauty in winter. With its grand waterfalls, high mountains, and rough charm. Yes, you can stick to Central Park, but if you’re a bit more adventurous – these places and are for you!

All great tourist are in great shape!