Outdoor Activities

Here, the boundary between hotel and nature is blurred. Havens like Putnam's Patio create quality resort experiences right at the park's pristine edge. Forests, flowers and grassy acres unfurl from every angle, surrounding The Gideon Putnam with nature's restoring and realigning energy.

Enjoy a peaceful stroll through Saratoa Spa State ParkStep outside the doors of The Gideon Putnam and you are immediately surrounded by nature. Saratoga Spa State Park is rich in outdoor recreation, offering hiking, biking, golf, tennis swimming, and more. Whether your preference is summer or winter activities, The Gideon Putnam places you right where the action is.

Venture away from the hotel, and Saratoga Lake offers kayaking, SUP boarding, boating, swimming, fishing, lake excursions, parks, and great restaurants where you can just relax and enjoy being near the water.

Stray just a little farther and you are in the Adirondack Mountains; part of the Adirondack Park, the largest protected area in the contiguous United States, which includes millions of acres of protected land. Whatever your level of interest or ability, The Adirondack Mountains provide myriad outdoor activities year-round.

Click here to view a video of The Gideon PutnamReady to amble? Nature trails trek along natural mineral spring streams and through old growth hemlock forests.

Saratoga Spa State Park 5 Mile Map

Sitting on a blanket by the Reflecting Pool, a walk through the Arcades, fishing in Kayaderosseras Creek, exploring the winding hiking trails, bird watching in the Conversation Area, discovering the mineral springs and relaxing in a mineral bath at Roosevelt Baths & Spa. These are the many ways you can find serenity while staying at The Gideon Putnam.

Set within Saratoga Spa State Park, The Gideon Putnam offers a serene vacation escape that encourages guest to recharge and restore mind, body and spirit.

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