Near Schenectady, the Maple Ski Ridge area has 7 trails for snowboarding.
To reach the area from Schenectady, follow SR50 South. Turn Left on to Rte. 5 East. Take Right on to I-890 West to exit 2A Campbell Rd. Turn Right on to Putnam Rd. then Right on to Rte. 159 (Mariaville Rd.). 1 mile on the left.
Overall, Maple Ski Ridge is the 12th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 15 snowboarding resorts in New York.