Come experience all that New York State has to offer. There is so much more to see than the world-class New York City. New York State is full of rugged mountain ranges, large, open valleys dotted with picturesque farms, forests, rivers and lakes. Adirondack Park is the largest state park in the United States and contains the highest peak in the state, Mount Marcy. The scenic Finger Lake Trail is over 560 miles of beautiful hiking trails extending from the Catskills to the Allegheny Mountains. Enjoy a variety of culture and history in one of the many museums or historical places such as the Statue of Liberty. Taste wine at one of the many wineries located throughout the State. New York is the 3rd largest wine-producing state with over 250 wineries. To appease your culinary tastes there is everything from chicken wings to award winning dining, you can experience it all in New York State. New York borders Ontario and Quebec, Canada as well as New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont and Rhode Island, making it easily accessible either by car or short flight from many cities. Whether you choose to stay right in New York City or closer to the ski resort, Owner Direct provides a variety of accommodation styles including modern condo rentals, elegant vacation rental homes and ski chalet rentals at a variety of prices to ensure your holiday is comfortable and on budget.
The State of New York is blessed with the most ski mountains than anywhere else in the country. There are at least 34 ski areas to choose from ranging from beautiful all-season resorts in the Adirondacks to small family owned resorts. The majority of top ski resorts are found in the vast Adirondack Mountains, including Gore Mountain, Titus Mountain and Whiteface Mountain. Enjoy stunning views of snow-capped mountains, valleys and frozen lakes as you ski or board through challenging terrain including glades, moguls and advanced terrain parks. The Adirondacks receive an average of 150-230 inches of annual snowfall. The Catskills is where you will find Windham Mountain and Hunter Mountain. Both offer challenging trails and terrain including multiple terrain parks and double black diamond runs. Close to the Canadian-US border is Kissing Bridge which makes a great week-end opportunity to enjoy some skiing, boarding and tubing. Peek'n Peak, in the Finger Lakes region is a year-round resort offering cross-country skiing and tubing as well as a full-service spa in addition to some excellent ski and boarding trails. Holiday Valley in Ellicotville is a popular destination for many families with trails and terrain for ability levels including expert-only tree skiing and progressive terrain parks. Whether you choose to stay slopeside in your own chalet or condo rental or stay closer to town in a vacation home rental, let Owner Direct help take the worry out of planning your next ski holiday. Owner Direct matches guests with owners of holiday homes, condos, cabins and other types of lodging for nightly, week-end or monthly terms.