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

Buck Mountain

Hikes around Saratoga Springs – Buck Mountain (Part 4 of 6)

Saratoga Arms’ evening front desk manager, Jeff Apple, is an avid hiker. On his days off, he is usually on top of a mountain…far, far away from cell phone coverage. Jeff has offered to share four blog posts of great hikes in and around our Saratoga Springs, NY hotel. He starts off our six part series by discussing … Read More

Hikes around Saratoga Springs – Hadley Mountain (Part 3 of 6)

Saratoga Arms’ evening front desk manager, Jeff Apple, is an avid hiker. On his days off, he is usually on top of a mountain…far, far away from cell phone coverage. Jeff has offered to share four blog posts of great hikes in and around our Saratoga Springs, NY hotel. He starts off our six part series by discussing … Read More