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Spring

Lake George is the perfect place for a spring escape! As we say goodbye to winter, it's time to welcome all kinds of warm weather activities, including whitewater rafting, spring hiking, and even outdoor dining. See how much fun spring in Lake George can be by checking out the featured activities and events in our seasonal guide.

Summer

Spend the perfect summer near the Queen of American Lakes - Lake George NY. A summer vacation to this beautiful region in the Southern Adirondacks is an annual excursion for many, with successive generations of families continuing the tradition. Here you will find everything you need to enjoy a great summer vacation on the lake, from top events, summer concerts, and fireworks to beach, and boating guides.

Fall

Visit the Lake George Area this Fall and discover the great outdoors a whole new way! From the gorgeous fall foliage to the crisp Adirondack mountain air, the Lake George Adirondack Region is alive with colorful leaves, activities, and festivals the entire family will love.

Winter

When you're looking to have a fun-filled winter, the Lake George Area is the place to be. Whether you enjoy visiting each year for Winter Carnival or the wide range of outdoor recreational activities, there are tons of things to do throughout the season. The Lake George Winter Guide  highlights some of the most popular events, activities, and tips for making the most of this snowy time of year

Lake George Steamboat Company

Experience the beauty of Lake George and the surrounding Adirondack Mountains on a cruise aboard the Minne Ha Ha, the MV Mohican II or the company’s flagship Lac du Saint Sacrement.

Hiking

Enjoy hiking and trails on the surrounding Adirondack Mountains. From beginners' trails to challenging hikes, the Lake George area offers plenty of options!

Adirondack Extreme

Thrilling Tree Top Obstacle Adventures Await!  Find your inner monkey and explore the heights of the beautful Adirondack Forest on this adventure course.  Choose your adventure level. The courses become progressively challenging and offer over 1.5 miles of adrenaline pumping high-flying fun.  An Exciting Adventure For Every Age & Ability!

Ballooning Adventures

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to float quietly and view the world from above? You can experience this if you fly with us.  We offer Balloon Rides in Upstate NY, including Saratoga, Lake George, Glens Falls and the Adirondacks!

Parasailing Adventures

Find adventure and excitement in the Lake George Area! Trained professionals can bring you parasailing, where you'll soar 300 feet above the lake and get unparalleled views.

ADK Eagle Flyer

The Lake George Region’s most exhilarating new attraction — The Eagle Flyer zip line — offers a one-of-a-kind experience from the summit of French Mountain. Soar above the treetops as high as 125 feet off the ground, with unsurpassed views of Lake George and the spectacular Adirondack Mountains. Speed down a nearly 1,000-foot vertical drop at 50 miles an hour, before gliding in for an incredibly smooth landing.  It’s an Adirondack adrenaline rush like no other!

The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom

There is always something exciting going on at The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom! From seasonal festivals to engagingly entertaining educational events to out-of-this-world live performances.  Enjoy the fun!

Dog Friendly Dining

Are you looking for a place to grab a bite to eat where your dog can join you?  The restaurants listed in this link offer dog-friendly seating. Please note many restaurants only allow dogs on the patio during the summertime. Others prefer you call ahead for availability, so they can ensure seating in a pet-friendly area of the restaurant.  Policies can also change at any time, so it's best to call ahead before heading out to eat.

Dog Friendly Activities

One of the best parts about having a dog is being able to take him or her out and about with you! This link will guide you to trails, parks, and beaches where dogs are allowed. Always remember to follow proper dog etiquette!

Helicopter Tours

Whether you want to take a 2 hour ride around the Adirondacks  with a loved one or just a quick look around Lake George or Southern Vermont's Green Mountain Region, North Country Heli Flite has what you need.  Their helicopter provides a luxurious cabin, each with a bubble window for expanded view of the scenery.  Cabin heat and outside air vents assure comfort while in the air.  Headsets provide a quiet ride and easy communication with the pilot.  Fly low and slow over the mountains and lakes to give you a perspective you can’t get anywhere else.

Six Flags Indoor Waterpark

Looking for a fun-filled family adventure? Six Flags Great Escape Indoor Waterpark offers an unforgettable getaway, located only 10 minutes from Hadlock Haven.  Day passes can be purchased but cannot be guaranteed during peak seasons so be sure to call ahead. 

Adirondack Breweries,Wineries & Distilleries

The Adirondack Region in Northern New York is a recreationist paradise that fosters an abiding love for the mountains and the deep joy of savoring a good drink and a hot meal at the end of a long hike; or after a day of skiing through the Adirondack wilderness. Home to a number of award-winning microbreweries offering family-friendly dining, and a new generation of craft-beer and spirit makers – the Adirondacks offer a diverse array of locally sourced products that reflect the tastes of the region.

Warren County Bikeway

The Warren County Bikeway is a 17 mile bicycle trail connecting Fort Edward and Lake George. This popular pathway for joggers, walkers and cyclists has signage highlighting historical attractions with photos, paintings, and maps displayed throughout. 

Wood Theatre

The Charles R. Wood Theater located in nearby Glens Falls, NY is a nonprofit year-round performing arts center.  They manage a 294 seat auditorium with fully professional and updated technical systems.  The theater also houses a large rehearsal space, office space, technical set building space and fully ADA compliant dressing rooms.  Nearly 350 events happen at the Wood Theater each year including theater performances, musicals, concerts, dance performances, meetings, parties, weddings, rehearsals, auditions and educational classes.

Tru-Escape

Tru-Escape presents unique and interactive live action adventure games. You will have to work as a team to solve puzzles, riddles, find clues and complete tasks if you hope to solve the room.  You can try not to have fun, but it will not work!  We give you 60 minutes.  Can you escape in time??!!