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Beautiful skiing, well-groomed trails!

Had a great day xc skiing on Friday. Good temps, little wind and blue sky. Never ran out of new... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2019
281annek
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Best skiing and snowshoe trails in the Adirondacks!

A wonderful winter getaway destination! Perfect in every way Pleasant and friendly staff, with a... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
Kathy I
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Winter arrives early to the Adirondacks. It is not unusual to be cross country skiing at Garnet Hill by Thanksgiving. Early season storms quickly transform the Adirondack wilderness into a beautiful world of white mountain vistas and snowy woodland...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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39 Garnet Hill Road, North River, NY 12856
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Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Had a great day xc skiing on Friday. Good temps, little wind and blue sky. Never ran out of new trails to explore. Trails were groomed perfectly for classic or skate. We didn’t stay at the lodge, so I can’t comment on the accommodations or...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Caroline H, Public Relations Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2019

Glad you had a great time!

Reviewed January 29, 2019

A wonderful winter getaway destination! Perfect in every way Pleasant and friendly staff, with a personal touch. Food and amenities were great!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kathy I
Caroline H, Public Relations Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to spread the word. Glad you had a great time and hope to see you again!

Reviewed July 24, 2018

Garnet Hill is found among the mountains of the Adirondacks. The location of the lodge is amazing and the food in the restaurant is excellent. We were there for four days in July and truly enjoyed our stay. There is an exceptional mountain lake down...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Caroline H, Public Relations Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you for your review. Guest opinions are truly important to us in continuing to offer our guests a great Garnet Hill experience.

Reviewed June 18, 2018

We eat at Garnet Hill often and the food has been wonderful. The wait staff is friendly and the Lodge is beautiful. The Lodge has gone through many upgrades in the last year and the improvements show. There is a lot of love put into...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Caroline H, Public Relations Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, and also for being such a loyal customer. We are glad you enjoy the Lodge as much as we do and look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed March 12, 2018

Garnet Hill is a delightful place to spend a day or several at the lodge. The trails are groomed the staff is friendly and the food is delicious. Recenetly skied to the Sugar Hut and had great pastries and tea before a ski down to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mary L
Reviewed February 23, 2018

If you are looking for miles and miles of groomed cross country skiing on a variety of terrain through beautiful woods, make Garnet Hill your first stop. Pick up your trail pass and map (and ski rentals, if you need) at the ski shop and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

My family and I used to go here when I was young and I have very fond memories. I just returned for the first time in at least 15 years and it is just as great as I remember. Though it is cross country skiing,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jake A
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This lodge captures the backwoods spirit of the Adirondacks. If you're looking for solitude--and a home-cooked breakfast--then look no further. We visited for the better part of a week in January in order to pack in some cross-country skiing. I'm basically a beginner so I...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Dinner tonight was seriously disappointing. Everything was super salty, chef forgot to include things in the “signature salads”. Instead of a nice family dinner everybody was complaining. Maybe the chef had the day off?

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

Reading the other reviews, I have a different take on the separate building, The Birches. My husband uses a walker and often quaint and charming lodges and Inns have too many barriers for us. The Birches room allowed us to enjoy this beautiful place and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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The drive from Brooklyn New York to Garnet Hill Lodge is just under 5 hours depending on traffic.
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