Adirondack Shrubs: Leatherleaf on the Boreal Life Trail (18 May 2014)

Facility Rental

Paul Smiths VIC: VIC building (22 April 2013) The Paul Smiths VIC building (22 April 2013)

Make your next conference, party, or gathering an Adirondack experience.  The 3,000-acre Paul Smiths VIC also provides a wonderful natural backdrop for an Adirondack wedding. The VIC offers both indoor and outdoor facilities. The VIC building contains a 150-seat theater, exhibit rooms, a classroom, a visitors lounge, rest rooms, a passive energy-saving sun space with an art gallery, and a gift shop. Nearby is the Whispering Pines Amphitheater, picnic pavilions, a children's playground, a trail system, and a 125-car parking lot. These facilities provide ample space for conferences, weddings, parties, and other gatherings.

Contact the VIC to arrange a consultation: 518-327-6241 | Email: Kendra Ormerod, VIC Program Director,

Explore the VIC

The Paul Smiths VIC offers a wide variety of programs throughout the year to educate and inform Adirondack Park residents and visitors about the natural wonders of the Adirondack Mountains. You can help support these programs by joining the Friends of the VIC. More information on Friends of the VIC memberships

Explore the Trails

The VIC trails are free and open to the public, from dawn to dusk, spring through fall. In winter, the trails are open to cross-country skiers and snowshoers for a fee. Day or season passes may be purchased.