While visiting Gore, practice social distancing by allowing at least 6 feet between yourself/your party and other guests. We require face coverings (masks) whenever social distancing cannot be maintained when acquiring tickets, at our sundeck foodservice and retail, inside our lodges, at skyride loading & unloading areas, and throughout the experience aboard the enclosed gondola. Guests may board the skyride with members of their party or alone. Review our Operational Updates page for more safety information to best prepare for your visit. We can't wait to see you on the mountain!
Take a Scenic Skyride this weekend offering beautiful Adirondack views throughout the ride and at the top, with several stunning lookouts just a short hike away! Free interpretive talks are offered at 11am and 1pm at the top of the skyride. Explore our hiking network with options for all abilities and varying distances, or bring your downhill bike and helmet for some challenging lift-serviced runs. For even more family-friendly adventure, try a round of disc golf on our new Airbender Woods 9-hole course. 2020-2021 season passes include free skyrides, downhill biking, and a round of disc golf. Visit the Open Pit Grille on our expansive sundeck for a tasty meal, refreshing beverage, or quick snack, as well as recreation supplies, safety essentials, gifts, and souvenirs. Be sure to fill your water bottles before you arrive on the mountain to stay well hydrated during your adventures.
We know that this has been a year of challenge and uncertainty. We are making important changes to keep your experience as safe as possible and working hard to improve our facilities, implement updated health and safety protocols, and protect your pass investment. We have posted a letter from our President & CEO with some additional information about the upcoming season.
The Gore Mountain Hiking Center offers excursions for all abilities. Visit our multi-trail network Saturday-Sunday through October 11 to explore hikes ranging from interpretive strolls through wooded loops to challenging peak-to-peak quests, with multiple scenic outlooks offering stunning Adirondack views. Download our free Scavenger Hunt Bingo Card to your phone for a fun game to play as you hike. Be sure to sign in and out at our hiking registry located near the ticketing windows. Learn more about the trails and review current safety requirements at the buttons below.
The High Peaks Chair and Sunway Chair are being replaced with new quads! These new chairlifts will both feature extended lift lines. The High Peaks Quad will deliver skiers and riders to Gore's true summit, improving access to your favorite trails, especially in the Straight Brook Valley. The new Sunway Chair will also unload farther uphill, offering more terrain for beginners and families. Learn about our exciting reservoir expansion for snowmaking, and improvements to the Cutoff Trail too!
The fall colors are starting to pop! Enjoy fantastic scenery and fun adventures on the mountain this weekend, we are open 10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday. Scenic skyrides will be on our enclosed gondola on both Saturday & Sunday. Explore hiking and biking trails surrounded by nature and refreshing mountain air. We have lots of great options for all abilities. There's a fun new disc golf course through the woods in the Base Area too! For the health and safety of all guests and staff, please review our Operational Updates page in advance of your visit.
We're installing two new lifts, making trail modifications, and increasing snowmaking capacity. Get ready for your next ride on the High Peaks Quad to deliver you right to the summit with full access to your Straight Brook Valley favorites! See the progress of the new Sunway Chair (also a quad!) on your next visit this summer or fall. This lift will feature a convenient conveyor-style loading area and extend farther uphill too.
2020-2021 season passes include free summer and fall skyrides and downhill biking, plus a ticket to share. Be sure to get your "Mountains Plus" sticker attached to your SKI3 Card while you're here too, and check out your full list of perks to keep them piling up all season long!
We are making important changes to keep your experience as safe as possible and working hard to improve our facilities and implementing updated health and safety protocols. Read more in this letter from our President & CEO. Updated 2020-2021 season pass policies offer assurances if things change for you before the season, for in-season closures, and for travel restrictions or medical needs.