Fall Attractions in the Adirondacks

There is so much to do during fall in the Adirondacks! The season offers exciting opportunities and attractions of all sorts.

Check out some of our favorite fall attractions throughout Lake George and the Adirondacks, and plan your adventure today! Perfect for the whole family, or a date for two - enjoy the beauty of fall with great company, laughter and fun.

Scenic Gondola Rides

Scenic gondola rides are perfect for the whole family!
Take a trip to Gore Mountain in North Creek or Whiteface in Lake Placid and go on a scenic gondola ride! Just don't forget your camera! You will witness spectacular views of the Adirondacks that you'll never forget.

Balloon Flights

Fall is the perfect season for breathtaking balloon flights in the Adirondacks!
balloon flight
Speaking of spectacular views, what could be more breathtaking than viewing the Lake George Region's fall foliage from a hot air balloon? Local hot air ballooning companies offer flights through October, and often into early November. You can float along for miles, admiring the views and snapping incredible photographs from the air. It will be an hour you will remember for the rest of your life!

Panoramic Golf Course Views

Take in the majestic fall views during your game of golf!
man golfing during the fall season
Looking to enjoy a game of golf while taking in the Lake George fall foliage views? Head to The Sagamore, Hiland Golf Club or Top of the World Golf Course for a stunning combination of foliage views and excellent golfing.

Fall Adventures

Looking for some adventure this fall? Look no further!
extreme adventure
Try the Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course in Bolton Landing for a thrilling day on the ropes courses and ziplines. The exhilarating tree-to-tree experience will allow you to challenge yourself or work as a group to complete each course. 

Wine Tastings

Enjoy wine during the festive fall season!
Thirsty from your adventures? Try an assortment of wines at the Adirondack Winery in Lake George. Tasting events will be held throughout the season. 

Whitewater Rafting

Whitewater rafting is the perfect fall adventure for the whole family!
white water rafting
Whitewater Rafting offers thrills and fun! Get a group of friends together and have an adventure on the river! Worried about the water getting chilly? Most companies offer a wet suit rental to keep you warm.

Horseback Riding

Enjoy the changing colors of fall on horseback!
See the Lake George Area on horseback! This is a great way to see the spectacular views that Lake George has to offer. Horseback riding is a relaxing activity that will take you on a trip through the changing foliage.


Enjoy the fall foliage from a cruise on Lake George!
The cruises on Lake George that take place throughout summer also run all fall long! This will be a great chance to see the less crowded, more peaceful side of the lake. Plus, who wouldn't want to see the fall foliage right from the lake?

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