Most People Don’t Know There’s A Fountain Of Youth Hiding In New York’s Woods

Tuck Everlasting, an enchanting fantasy that was a part of so many of our childhoods. The dreamy story of a natural spring tucked away within the woods that gave anyone who drank its water eternal life is one that easily captures our hearts. The mythical tale is one that we often long for, an unobtainable desire that’s simply out of our reach. But what if we told you that there are springs within Upstate New York that are said to have actual healing powers? No myth indeed, these fountains of youth that are hiding in the woods belong on your bucket list if you haven’t visited already.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Did you know about Saratoga’s magical water springs and have you ever experienced beneficial side effects? Since you’re already in the area, keep heading up north and before you know it you’ll reach The Tiny Town In New York That’s The Next Pizza Capital Of The World!