Summer Activities

Open Thursday-Sunday all summer!

Skyride Hours: 10am-4:30pm (Gondola Thursday & Sunday; Chairlift Friday & Saturday)
Activities: 10am-4:30pm Thursday through Sunday

Available Activities

Downhill Biking & Hiking Trails

Sidewinder
Cloud
Bobcat
Hardwood Forest Loop

Attractions

Scenic Skyride
Downhill Mountain Biking
Family-Friendly Zipline Ride
Climbing Challenge Course
Climbing Wall
Bungee Trampoline
Labyrinth
Obstacle Course Inflatable

Hiking Only Routes

Alpine Sky Loop
Sunway
Twister Cliffs

Downhill Biking Only Trails

Ridge Runner (Coming Soon!)
Bee Line
Sidetracked
Morgan's Gulch
Wolf Pack
Please Take Note: Trail conditions change constantly due to many factors including, but not limited to, hiking/biking traffic, weather, and other factors manmade and natural. This report is subject to change without notice at any time.

What's Happening

Join us for summer adventure at Gore!  Thursday & Sunday will offer scenic skyrides aboard the enclosed Northwoods Gondola, and Friday & Saturday feature open-air chairlift rides.  Enjoy fun photo opportunities, and plan to join us for lunch.  We have traditional fare at the Open Pit Grille, or ask about a picnic basket lunch to take on the mountain.  We are very excited about new RFID Direct-to-Lift Gates coming this snow season, making your lift rides hassle-free and more efficient.  Read about other current and recent improvements we've been busy with!

Special Notes

Cash in on our Summer Skier Card Sale and save $15 on each card purchased by August 31!  Check out card options for all ages that include your first and every sixth day free, with savings on every other visit during the 19/20 snow season!  Keep in mind our brand-new event space with custom catering as the perfect venue for your wedding or special occasion- we are happily hosting mountaintop ceremonies, family reunions, conferences, and community gatherings this summer and fall.  We're hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Saturday, August 31- schedule your appointment online in advance, and be sure to check our exciting lineup of events for summer, fall, and beyond! 

Podcast

August Pod
August 20, 2019

Thank you so much for tuning in, this is Cindy with your More Gore podcast for the second half of August. Our Summer FSC sale is underway- Save $15 off all skier cards through August 31! We've got card options for all ges that offer savings on every visit this season. Your first day at Gore is free, then enjoy 25% off weekend and holiday visits, and 50% off your midweek non-holiday tickets. The same card works for ticket discounts at Whiteface and Belleayre Mountains, and every sixth day is free too!

This winter we're introducing new direct-to-lift gates! Keep your pass or ticket tucked away in your jacket when you head up the mountain. No more worrying about losing your pass or having to present it to the attendants before your rides. We're also busy constructing a new competition-level freestyle cross course on Wild Air. Read more about our current projects and recent updates at our Mountain Improvements page.

We're open for scenic skyrides and adventure activities Thursday through Sunday until September 1, followed by weekends this fall.  Thursday and Sunday feature skyrides aboard the enclosed 8-passenger Northwoods Gondola while Friday and Saturday offer an open-air experience on our 4-person chairlift ride. Bring your bike and helmet to ride our challenging downhill trails, explore several peaks on our hiking network, or just sit back and enjoy the amazing Adirondack views. Note that the last round-trip skyride boards at 4:15pm on all operating days and our lift schedule is subject to substitution without notice, visit our online activity report for the very latest news.

Our base area is lined with fun attractions like our new family-friendly 300' zipline ride.  There's a bungee trampoline, two climbing structures, and an obstacle inflatable too!  Join us for lunch at the Open Pit Grille on the sundeck, or pick up one of our new themed picnic baskets to take with you on the mountain!

We are partnering with the American Red Cross for a blood drive on Saturday, August 31st. Your donation could make a huge difference in someone else's life. Appointments are available from 9am to 2pm, and the entire process takes just one-hour of your day. Plan to spend the rest of it enjoying our fun activities and refreshing mountain air. Schedule your appointment online in advance- there's a link from our events page.

Keep in mind that all activities are open weather permitting, and refer to our Summer Activity Report online for the most current information.

Thank so much again for tuning in and make it a great day out there!

Next Special Event

American Red Cross Blood Drive - Saturday, August 31
Giving blood is a simple thing to do, but it can make a big difference in the lives of others. Make your donation appointment in advance- go to the Red Cross website and enter sponsor code: GOREMOUNTAINNY.  Walk-ups are also welcome, as time allows.

Kids laughing on a chair lift in the summer
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Welcome to Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York’s family-friendly ski resort offering four peaks of alpine terrain, affordable ski and stay packages, and exciting events year-round.

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