West Mountain Sets Up For Busy Summer & Fall

It's going to be a busy summer and fall at West Mountan.

West Mountain kicks off the 2024 summer season on Saturday, June 29 with its annual Music on the Mountain event from 6-10pm featuring live music from headliner Big Sky Country and opener Bravely Music, food and beverage, activities, and fireworks! 

General Admission (all ages) 

Includes seating on the lawn (bring your own camp chair or blanket)+live music+parking+fireworks

  • $15 (ages 20+) until June 15/$25 After June 15 
  • $10 (ages 13-19) until June 15/$20 after June 15 
  • $5 (ages 7-12) until June 15/$15 after June 15 
  • Free (ages 6 and Under) with Purchase of an Adult ticket 
  • VIP Admission (ages 21+) Includes VIP seating on the deck+live music+buffet dinner in the West Mountain Bar & Eatery+VIP  Parking+VIP event credentials+fireworks. Only 50 tickets available that are first-come, first-serve. A cash bar will be available to event VIP’s in the  West Mountain Bar & Eatery 
  • $50 (ages 21+) until June 15/$60 after June 15 

Do you have a group of 10 or more? Please contact a group sales representative at 518-636-3699 ext.  300 for reservations and group discounts. Group discounts do not apply to VIP admission. 

Must have a ticket for entry. Buy in advance and save: https://westmountain.com/events/#music 

Attendees are welcome to bring in camp chairs and blankets for regular admission. Chairs will be  provided for VIP seating. 

Please Note: We love animals, but we kindly request they be left at home for this event. Outside alcohol  and coolers are not permitted. 

Additional Summer 2024 Summer Activities at West Mountain

Dinner on the Mountain: Please join them this summer at West Mountain for the new Dinner on the  Mountain Curated Dinner “Building for the Future” fundraiser on 8/30. 

  • Cost: $150 per person/limited seating available  
  • Schedule: 6-7:30pm Enjoy hors d’oevres and cocktails (premium cash bar) under the beautiful white tent  in the courtyard, and a scenic chairlift ride
  • 7:30-9 pm Enjoy dinner, wine, and live music by local musicians. 

For more details, the menu and to book your Dinner on the Mountain tickets, please visit:  https://westmountain.com/events/#dinneronthemountain 

Aerial Treetop Adventure Park: 

Take an exhilarating tour through the trees in West Mountain’s five-acre Aerial Treetop Adventure Park!  The park offers six high ropes courses for all different ability levels – beginner to advanced. You won’t  experience anything like it! The park is situated at the peak of West Mountain and is nestled among the  treetop canopy.

After taking the chairlift to the park, adventurers will be met by the West Mountain climbing crew who will outfit guests with helmets and harnesses before participating in a safety clinic. 

Adventurers will then climb up to a treetop platform to begin their journey through rope spider webs,  zip lines, log waves and more. After climbing, adventurers return to the base area by chairlift. Treetop  Adventure guests begin their tour when they load the chairlift (launch time) every half hour from  9:00am-1:00pm.

Please arrive 15 minutes ahead of your launch time. Aerial treetop tickets include 2  hours in the park and the chairlift ride to the park and back to the lodge (approx. 3-hour tour).  


Mountaintop Picnic Packages: 

2024 Scenic Picnic + Scenic Chairlift Ride (all day) Rates: $25 (12yrs and under), $35 (13yrs +), $40 (21+)  for Wine (or beer) & Charcuterie 

What’s better than some fresh air and a mountaintop picnic at West Mountain! West Mountain’s  popular Mountaintop Picnic Packages include a scenic chair ride to the top of the mountain complete  with a picnic lunch packaged beautifully in a picnic basket. Enjoy picnicking at one of the many scenic  picnic locations while taking in the stunning views of the Adirondack and Vermont mountains and the  Hudson River Valley region. Picnickers can also hike on our mixed-use trails.

New this summer, they have  added a wine (or beer) and charcuterie picnic package for adults 21+. Pre-book picnics online in  advance prior to visit to be guaranteed a spot. Picnics can be picked up at the ticket window between  11am-2pm. 


Scenic Chairlift Rides & Hiking: 

2024 Scenic Chairlift Ride + Hiking (all day) Rates: $15 (12yrs and under), $20 (13yrs +) 

Take a scenic chair ride to the top of West Mountain opening for the summer on June 5, 2021, and enjoy  stunning views of the Adirondack and Vermont Mountains, and the Hudson River Valley region. A scenic  lift ride is the perfect way to get a birds-eye view of the surrounding area. Relax and enjoy the sights and  sounds of Mother Nature as you gracefully soar to the peak of West Mountain.

Once you arrive at the  top, try hiking on the mixed-use cross-country trails including the “Crow’s Nest” trail that will take you  to West Mountain’s Beautiful Scenic Hudson River Valley Overlook. We also suggest stopping for a picnic  at one of the many picnic locations (Picnic packages (which include the scenic chairlift ride) are available  for purchase. Hikers can then take the chairlift back down to the base area or follow the “Slideshow”  trail down the mountain to the Base Lodge.

Hikers are welcome to hike on the regular ski trails with  their access band. Fun and fitness for the whole family, a group of friends, or romantic outing! 


Mountain Biking & Trail Riding Access: 

2024 Mountain Biking + Chairlift (All Day) Rates: $20 (12yrs and under), $30 (13yrs +) 

Come and explore West Mountain by bike. West Mountain’s Bike Park has 15 Downhill trails for  intermediate to advanced riders accessed by the West Express Chairlift. Riders are welcome to  bring their own bikes or rent from us. We offer Scott mountain bike rentals and protective gear  packages that can be pre-reserved online. Picnic lunches–packaged beautifully in an eco-friendly  box and placed in a picnic basket, prepared daily by our in-house chef–can be added on to your bike  tour. Enjoy a relaxing picnic lunch on the mountain before, during or after your ride. 


Mountaintop Yoga, 

Join up for Mountaintop Yoga, presented by Hot Yoga Queensbury, at the summit of beautiful West  Mountain for a 60 minute all levels Vinyasa Flow class at 10:30 am. Meet outside base lodge 15 minutes  prior for check in and health screen, lift up at listed start, class is at the summit. Price includes lift ticket  to and from summit. Bring a mat and water. Weather dependent, class will be rescheduled or refunded  if cancelation is necessary. 

Dates and Time: 7/21, 8/18, and 10/13 at 10:30am. 


Summer Camps 2024

Outdoor Adventure Camps* (AGES 6-15)

West Mountain’s wildly popular weekly 3-day AND a 5-day Outdoor Adventure Camps meet from  9:00am-3:00pm. At camp, kids explore the great outdoors with our amazing camp counselors as they  engage in activities including hiking, climbing and organized games and activities that will strengthen  their bodies and minds. Register online at https://westmountain.com/camps/

Additional Details: 

  • Prices may be subject to tax 
  • West Mountain products cannot be resold, transferred, or refunded. 
  • Beginning in 22-23, all new program purchasers will be charged an RFID card fee. There will be  an additional replacement fee if the card is lost, stolen etc. Program participants will need their  RFID card to access the lift. 


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