From Johnstown, Syracuse is 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the west, while Springfield is approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the southeast.
Fort Johnstown and the Johnstown Historical Society are great spots to visit in Johnstown.
From perennial tourist favourites to lesser known gems, Adirondack Region is crisscrossed with cultural and natural attractions. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Sharon Springs, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Dolgeville 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east.
Organise transportation and spend some time in Saratoga Springs, a shopping and transport center for the region, 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Johnstown. The city has a range of attractions, including Saratoga Harness Museum, Tang Teaching Museum and The Children's Museum at Saratoga. Saratoga Springs has plenty to offer those happy to linger. Saratoga Farmers Market, Saratoga Race Course and Saratoga Polo Grounds are just a sample of the other interesting points of interest not to miss.
If you're seeking something a little different from sightseeing, why not indulge in the local watersports? Rafting and fishing are both well-established here. When it gets cold, spend time in Adirondack Region. Grab your woollen hat and scarf and have a go at the sports on offer here. Try skiing or snowboarding.
Sadly, vacations can't go on forever, so when it's time return home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Albany, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southeast.