Windham, NY Catskill Mountain Activities
The Evergreen at The Thompson House offers activities and services only available at our hotel, and we are centrally located to many more in area. Windham, NY hosting some of the best skiing and other outdoor activities in the Great Northern Catskill Mountains of Upstate New York. Please contact us if you have any questions about the activities in and around the Evergreen at The Thompson House.
Cozy Fireplace & Games
Why go out, when you can relax by the fireplace in our cozy lobby? Sit back, relax, and read a book or play one of the board games we have available at our front desk. Free Wi-Fi is available in the lobby as well as a public computer, so you can check your e-mail or catch up on the news. Hot water and coffee are available throughout most of the day.
Our lighted ice skating rink is great fun for all ages. After a long day of skiing, come back to the Evergreen at The Thompson House and tire the kids out with some ice skating. We recommend bringing your own ice skates if you have them, but we do have some you can borrow. COMING SOON, a fire pit will be placed next to the ice skating rink. You’ll be able to relax, enjoy a cup of coffee, watch the kids skate, and stay warm by the fire pit.
The lighted sleigh riding hill is a wonderful time in the Northern Catskill Mountains. We have sleds available for our guests to use, but you are welcome to bring your own.
Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding
Windham Mountain is less than 2 miles from us! We run a shuttle to Windham Mountain on weekends and holidays. Most of our rooms offer an amazing view of Windham Mountain and the picturesque Northern Catskill Mountains. Hunter Mountain is only 9 miles from us, and offers a different downhill experience than Windham Mountain. We offer discount vouchers to both Windham and Hunter Mountains all season long. Ask us about our ski and stay packages.
If you don’t have your own equipment, you can use one of the many rental stores in Windham, NY. We work with Windham Mountain Outfitters to offer guests of the Evergreen at The Thompson House a discount on equipment rentals. The quality of your equipment can be the difference between an enjoyable ski vacation to the Great Northern Catskill Mountains and a bad one.
There are many fantastic dinning option in Windham, NY and some are within walking distance of the Evergreen at The Thompson House. A continental breakfast is included in your stay at the Evergreen at The Thompson House, but if you would like something else there are many places to choose from. Almost any type of food you are looking for is available at a restaurant in Windham, NY. Have an amazing breakfast, hearty lunch, and delicious dinner at one of the fine local restaurants.
Cross Country Skiing
The great northern Catskill Mountains offer many opportunities to enjoy cross country skiing. Both public and private options are available with varying degrees of difficulty. Natural snow is required for all cross country skiing in the great northern Catskill Mountains in Windham, NY.
Windham and Hunter Mountains offer exciting snow tubing fun for the whole family. The Windham Adventure Park is only 2 miles from the Evergreen at The Thompson House, and the Hunter Mountain tubing park is only 9 miles away. Hunter Mountain is home to New York’s largest tubing park!
The Great Northern Catskill Mountains offer many opportunities to enjoy snowshoeing. Both public and private options are available with varying degrees of difficulty. Natural snow is required for all snowshoeing in the great northern Catskill Mountains in Windham, NY.
The Windham Spa is less than a mile from the Evergreen at The Thompson House, and offers services for both men and women. Relax after a day of skiing or snowboarding, you deserve it. Windham Mountain has also just opened a spa, so you don’t have to go far from mountain to get your nails done.
The rush of adrenaline from riding the zip lines will keep you warm in the cold winter weather. The Windham Adventure Park has 2 zip lines so you can race your friends 500′ in seconds. The New York Zipline Adventure Tours at Hunter Mountain offers 3 thrilling options for your amusement. The largest of which puts you up to 500 feet above the ground at 50 miles per hour!
Not only for the adults, but for the children too. Windham Adventure Park has a kids snowmobile park, so the kids can spend hours of fun racing each other around the track.
Don’t feel like being outside all day and night? The Windham Theater offers 3 screens, each showing a different new movie. Also available at the Windham Theater is a pizza parlor, SubWay, Carvel, and billiard hall.