Our picks for the top things to do in Northville NY for first time visitors.
1. Great Sacandaga Lake
Ranked “the best kept secret of the Adirondacks”, the lake offers year-round outdoor fun with activities not limited to, but including, boating, fishing, ice-skating, snowshoeing and snowmobiling.
2. Lapland Lake Cross Country Ski Center
There is no better place to ski than the Adirondack Mountains! Immerse yourself in the splendor of the Adirondack Preserve while gliding through majestic forests and alongside scenic streams and lakes while catching glimpses of white-tailed deer, otters, snowshoe rabbits and winter birds.
3. Adirondack Park
Beautiful scenery, freshwater lakes, high peaks, great hiking, you can’t go wrong with the largest park east of the Mississippi.
4. Waterfront Park
Nestled in the center of town, the Waterfront Park is a small and quaint water side park perfect for grabbing a bite at nearby eateries, taking it to-go for a picnic,playing volleyball or to simply enjoy the occasional events that take place.
5. Northville 5 and 10
The oldest 5 and 10 cent store in the U.S still operating today, Northville 5 and 10 is famous for 15 varieties of homemade fudge made on the premises. They have over 250 kinds of old penny and novelty candy, new and vintage toys of days gone by.
6. Adirondack Country Store
Described as the best Adirondack gift shop in the Adirondacks, the Adirondack Country Store has the furnishings to bring a piece of the Adirondacks back home. Whether you’re on the hunt for furniture, knick-knacks or linens, the helpful and friendly staff, and reasonable prices make this a must see during your visit.