Buffalo Hiking Club

Welcome to the Buffalo Hiking Club, for people who love to hike in and around Buffalo. This club will compliment, rather than compete, with other outdoor clubs, many of which the members of the Buffalo Hiking Club already belong to.


Buffalo Niagara RiverKeeper

Various kayak and bike tours highlighting the natural resources of Buffalo.

Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Nordic Skiing – Where to XC Ski in WNY

Buffalo Nordic Ski Club is Western New York’s only club that focuses on promoting cross country skiing in the greater Buffalo area. The club is very active and provides for members many exciting trips, weekly ski tours, ski lessons, and much more.

We hold our yearly  workshop that is open to the public and the biggest meeting of the year in December. The meeting shares information on the club, local vendors, waxing clinics, films, and of course door prizes! Come join us and learn what the club and the XC skiing communityis all about.

Buffalo, NY


Western New York XC Ski Places

When you consider winter sports, XC skiing is one of the most accessible and inexpensive sports you can choose. We are lucky in this area to have amazing options and close spots to ski. Below is a listing of great places to go. Have fun and see you on the trails.

Allegany State Park – Art Roscoe Ski Area (24 miles)
Allegheny River Valley Trail (5.6 miles)
Amherst State Park (1.5 miles)
Arnot Forest (12 miles)
Beaver Meadow Audubon Center (8 miles)
Black Creek Park (10 miles)
Byrncliff Resort (12 miles) Amazing skiing and romantic packages. Great groomed trails and nice restaurant and bar.
Buckhorn Island State Park (5.6 miles)
Canadice Lake Trail (6 miles)
Cayuga Nature Center (5 miles)
Como Lake Park (4 miles)
Connecticut Hill (20 miles)
Cumming Nature Center (15 miles)
Durand Eastman Park (5.5 miles)
Emery Park (1.6 miles)
Erie County Forest – Lot 3 (3 miles)
Erie County Forest (15 miles)
Fair Haven Beach State Park (3 miles)
Finger Lakes National Forest (30.5 miles)
Finger Lakes Trail at Letchworth State Park (3.1 miles)
Genesee Country Nature Center (5.9 miles)
Genesee County Park and Forest (6 miles)
Genesee Valley Greenway (Scottsville to Cuylerville)(25 miles)
Gravel Trail Loop (1.8 miles)
Greater Toronto Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails (380 miles)
Hamilton & Niagara Peninsula XC Skiing & Snowshoeing (205 miles)
Hamlin Beach State Park (5 miles)
Harriet Hollister Spencer Memorial State Recreation Area (16 miles)
Hi Tor Wildlife Management Area (16 miles)
Howland Island (19.5 miles)
Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (30 miles)
Keuka Lake Outlet Trail (7.5 miles)
Keuka Lake State Park (7 miles)
Lakeside Beach State Park (3 miles)
Letchworth State Park (East of Genesee River)(18 miles)
Long Point State Park (7 miles)
Mendon Ponds Park – Glacial Area (4.5 miles)
Mendon Ponds Park – Nature Preserve (9 miles)
Mendon Ponds Park – Race Course (8 miles)
Middlesex Valley Rail Trail (6.8 miles)
Mossy Bank Park (3.2 miles)
North Meadow Trail Loop (3 miles)
Northampton Park (7.5 miles)
Oatka Creek Park (6 miles)
Park Station Recreation Area (6.2 miles)
Peek’n Peak (8.6 miles)
Phillips Creek and Palmers Pond State Forests (28 miles)
Powder Mills Park (8 miles)
Quinn Oak Openings (3.1 miles)
Rattlesnake Hill (10 miles)
Reinstein Woods (Ski Rental) (5 miles)
Rusty Nail Ski Trail Loop (2.5 miles)
Sampson State Park (13 miles)
Seneca Park (3 miles)
Sidewinder Trail Loop (3.5 miles)
Sprague Brook Park (3 miles)
Sterling Lakeshore Park & Nature Center (16 miles)
Sweetwater Trail Loop (3.4 miles)
Tanglewood Nature Center – Gleason Meadows (7 miles)
The Red Trail Loop (3 miles)
Tifft Nature Preserve (5 miles)
Tinker Nature Park (2.5 miles)
Turning Point Park (4 miles)
Walton Woods (2.3 miles)
Webster Park (6 miles)
Westside Overland Trail (24 miles)
Yellow Trail Loop (1.5 miles)


Buffalo Orienteering Club

The Buffalo Orienteering Club is located in Buffalo, New York and covers the area around Western New York.



Buffalo Paddles

Buffalo Paddles is a place for everyone who loves the sport of paddling! Everything about paddling, canoes, kayak, guideboats, SUP, or whatever you paddle. Talk about where you paddle, how to get there, where to launch, the gear you use, and camping out of your boat.

Buffalo, NY

Buffalo River Canoe and Kayak Outfitters

Take a paddle tour through history with the Buffalo River Canoe and Kayak Outfitters.  Explore the miles of waters that made Buffalo famous, while touring the Buffalo River and experiencing a unique waterfront view of the numerous Grain Elevators and waterfront businesses from years past.

Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Runners

Race calendar, results, forum & links for the WNY running community.


Buffalo Ski Club

Buffalo Ski Club, the area’s closest, most affordable and most family-friendly skiing and snowboarding facility is only minutes from anywhere in the Buffalo metropolitan area. Buffalo Ski Club brings together three ski areas — Sitzmarker Ski Club, Ski Tamarack and Buffalo Ski Club and covers 300 acres with 43 trails ranging in terrain from expert to beginner.

Colden, NY

Buffalo Snow Ski and Board

Buffalo’s Premier Ski and Board Shop. Snow Ski & Board offers a full service tune and repair shop. We are the ONLY ski shop in the greater WNY area with a laser guided binding test machine!

Williamsville, NY

Buffalo Triathlon Club

The BTC was founded in January of 1997 in Buffalo and has been growing ever since. The club membership interests represent full & half Ironman, Olympic, Sprint, Duathlon racing and training, as well as members who just enjoy swimming, biking, or running and everything in between.

Buffalo Triathhlon Club