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Things to Do this Winter within a Half Hour or Less from Campus

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  • Elmira College- 0 Minutes
    • On campus you can have plenty of fun this winter by having a snowball fight, building snowmen, having Netflix marathons, and much more
  • Sledding/Snowboard- Pine City-12 Minutes
    • In Pine City, NY right off Dry Run Road you will find a park that has a huge hill that is perfect for sledding- it’s where all the locals go
  • Bowling- Elmira- 1 to 10 Minutes
    • Rossi Lanes is a 1 minute drive or about a 7 minute walk from campus
    • Paramount Lanes is an 8 minute drive
    • Dixie Bowling Lanes is a 10 minute drive
  • First Arena- Elmira- 3 Minutes
    • Jackals Hockey- ticket price is $14-24
    • Various other events- check http://www.firstarena.com for more information
    • Ice skating
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    • ( Image taken from First Arena)
  • Clemens Center- Elmira- 3 Minutes
  • Arnot Art Museum- Elmira- 3 Minutes
    • Collection of 17th-20th century artwork
  • Joycrest Skating Rink- Elmira- 5 Minutes
    • Have some retro fun rollerskating
  • Tanglewood Nature Center- Elmira- 10 Minutes
    • Bundle up and go for a nature walk or stay inside to look at the various exhibits and animals that Tanglewood has to offer
  • National Soaring Museum- Elmira- 15 Minutes*
    • Interested in aviation? The National Soaring Museum is your place to learn all about motorless flight
  • Corning Museum of Glass- Corning, NY- 25 Minutes*
    • Corning has a long history with glass so it’s only natural that they have a museum dedicated to the history, science, and art of glass. While you’re there, you can watch a hot glass show where you see various items made in front of your eyes. Try your own hand at glass blowing, flamework, or sandblasting in The Studio

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                              (Image from Gary Hodges Photography)

  • Nasser Civic Center Ice Rink- Corning, NY- 25 Minutes

 

 

Distances estimated by Google Maps

*Information pulled from Wikipedia

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