Crane Mountain Hike

Discover the Best Hiking Near Saratoga Springs, New York

There is no shortage of exciting hiking near Saratoga Springs, NY. In fact, we’ve created a series of best hiking guides for our outdoorsy guests visiting Saratoga Arms. Below is our summary of favorite trails. Book your stay with us today and get ready to hit the trails and explore the natural beauty of Saratoga Springs! … Read More

Crane Mountain Trailhead

Hikes Around Saratoga Springs – Crane Mountain (Part 6 of 6)

The Mountain Over a century ago in the early 1900s, New York State staffed a network of towers on mountain peaks to search for and keep tabs on forest fires. However, beginning in the 1980s, the use of these fire towers began to be phased out. In 1990, the last five towers still in operation … Read More

Prospect Mountain Lookout

Hikes Around Saratoga Springs – Prospect Mountain (Part 5 of 6)

Prospect Mountain Hike Located just North of Saratoga Arms is Prospect Mountain, one of the more popular hikes in the area. The trail leads to a bare rocky summit with panoramic vistas over the piers, the shops of Lake George Village, and the surrounding Adirondack Mountains. Prospect Mountain is said to have “100 mile” views from … Read More

Things to Do at the Saratoga Race Course

Top 10 Things to Do at the Saratoga Race Course

Racing Season for Non-Gamblers Saratoga Springs, NY is the place to be in the summer! Many flock to our wonderful upstate New York town to see the thoroughbred racing at the famous Saratoga Race Course, but what can you do if you don’t bet? As a family-run hotel rated #1 in Saratoga Springs on, … Read More

The Perfect Fall Getaway Itinerary

Fall in love with Saratoga Springs this autumn. Cozy up by the fireplace, enjoy the crisp fall air, and discover all the fun things to do around town! Day 1 Check in at Saratoga Arms Relax on the grand Saratoga Porch and enjoy a bottle of wine and fruit and cheese plate. Free when you … Read More