Winter Activities

The Pine Lodge

Located at 101 DelMauro Road, Candor, NY 13743.

Pheasant, turkey and deer hunting. Birdwatching, nature hikes, cross country skiing. See Places to stay for additional details.

Jenksville State Forest

Located at Shirley Road, Newark Valley, New York.

Over 11 miles of trails ranging from easy to difficult. Elevations vary from about 1300 to over 1650 feet. Excellent woodland views of Jenksville and Speedsville from a hilltop.

Hickories Park

Located at Hickories Park Road, off Rt. 17C, Owego, NY 13827.
100 acre site. Cross-country skiing along the banks of the Susquehanna River.

Oakley Corners State Forest

Located at Corner of Dutchtown and Hullsville Road, Owego, NY.
15 miles of hiking, biking and cross-country skiing trails. 1042 acres of scenic view and modest hills. Snow-conducive elevation of 1150 – 1550 feet on a Nordic ski trail area.

Waterman Conservation & Education Center

Located at 403 Hilton Road, Apalachin, NY 13732.

Miles of trails wander through these 95 acres of upland forest and open meadows with a small gorge. Cross-country skis and snowshoes available for rental. Open Mon-Sat. 10-4 pm, Sun. 12-4 pm.

Tioga Ridge Runners

  • Snowmobile Club
  • PO Box 578, Owego, NY 13827.

Candor Valley Riders

  • Snowmobile Club
  • P.O. Box 924, Candor, NY 13743

Spencer-Van Etten Club

  • Snowmobile Club
  • P.O. Box 550, Spencer, NY 14883
  • Shawn Morris

Ridge Riders Snowmobile Club, Inc.

  • Snowmobile Club
  • P.O. Box 1004, Whitney Point, New York 13862

Beaverdam State Forest

1,148, largely undeveloped acres. Located in the towns of Lisle and Richford, NY off Route 79. Snowmobiling trails in the winter.

Anderson Hill State Forest

544 acres of predominately unimproved woodland. Located in the Town of Richford, NY has one hiking and one snowmobile trail.