Upstate New York in Fortnite is easy to find. It's the large, circular land mass that was dropped over the former Frenzy Farm area. You'll need to know where Upstate New York is to complete some challenges.
It's somewhat strange to have a real-life location like a chunk of the state of New York in Fortnite, but Upstate New York is an important region in the Marvel comics. It's often where Stark Industries is based. The Avengers Base in the films is also located in Upstate New York. In the game, Upstate New York is the disc of land surrounding Stark Industries.
Where is Upstate New York in Fortnite?
There are a few ways to access Upstate New York. The easiest way is to drop in, but if you're on the ground level you can zip-lines near Stark Industries to scale the cliffs.
You can also find Rifts posted around the cliff, letting you redeploy and get over to Upstate New York. The cliffs also dip periodically, so you can circle around until you find a point that meets the ground level. Risk Reels is right where the land connect, for example.
Upstate New York carries some tactical advantages as well. It's sloped and hilly, letting you take high ground to get the drop on unsuspecting enemies. The entire region gives you a good view over the ground level, which comes in handy during final circles.