The quest for snow started in Binghamton, N.Y., then moved to Syracuse and ended in Fulton. Binghamton is about 300 miles north of Washington. Head toward Baltimore, and take Interstate 695 north to I-83 to I-81. Syracuse is about 70 miles north of Binghamton on I-81. For Fulton, drive another 30 miles northwest on Route 481.
Traditions at the Glen
4101 Watson Blvd.
Johnson City, N.Y.
Comfortable lodgings with a golf course, a spa (with a salt cave), a restaurant, a fitness center and free cookies. Rates from$155, or call for the $109 special rate through March.