Ski & Snowshoe the Adirondacks

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Building Hours
Foyer & Restroom Access
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7 days a week

Trails
Dawn to Dusk

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8023 State Route 30
Paul Smiths, New York 12970
518-327-6241
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Cross-Country Ski and Snowshoe Rentals

Contactless Rentals - Weekends and Holiday Weeks

 

Weekends and Holidays, Call us to pre-order (518) 327-6241:

We have a fleet of skis and snowshoes available for rent to the public, with sizes for children and adults. Our skis are waxless Alpina skis with NNN bindings and boots for classic skiing. We have MSR snowshoes, you will need to wear your own warm sturdy boots. Call the number listed above to speak with a staff member about sizing and reservations.

Please note: Rental equipment is not allowed off property.

Pricing:

– Skis (includes skis, boots and poles): $10/day

– Snowshoes: $5/day

Self-Service Rentals

First come, first served, 7 days/week:

VIC Visitors –  A limited number of ski and snowshoe rentals are available in our rental room located outside the main entrance. Please see instructions in the foyer. Our skis are waxless Alpina skis with NNN bindings and boots for classic skiing. We have assorted snowshoes; you will need to wear your own warm sturdy boots. If you are concerned about availability of rental equipment, we strongly encourage you to pre-order by phone (518-327-6241) for weekend and holiday use.

Please note: Rental equipment is not allowed off property.

Pricing:

– Skis (includes skis, boots and poles): $10/day

– Snowshoes: $5/day

Paul Smith's College Students and Employees

Paul Smith’s College Students & Employees – Nordic skis, boots, and poles and a small number of snowshoes can be used during the winter months by all current Paul Smith’s College students and employees. Please contact the Recreation Department for more information about available gear in the Saunders Complex.

Additional Local Resources

If the above list doesn’t suit your needs, some local vendors who can provide you with what you need.

Blue Line Sports, Saranac Lake, NY – Skis and Snowshoes for rent for children and adults
www.bluelinesportsllc.com, (518) 891-4680

St. Regis Canoe Outfitters, Saranac Lake, NY – Adult Snowshoes for rent

www.canoeoutfitters.com, (518) 891-1838

High Peaks Cyclery, Lake Placid, NY – Skis and Snowshoes for rent for children and adults
www.highpeakscyclery.com, (518) 523-3764

We’re a proud member of the Cross-Country Ski Areas Association