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8 Excellent Lake George Region Fall Attractions

There is so much to do during fall in and around Lake George! The season offers exciting opportunities and attractions of all sorts to experience. Check out some of our favorite fall attractions throughout Lake George and the Adirondacks, and plan your next adventure today.

Scenic Gondola Rides

gondola in fall
Take a trip to Gore Mountain in North Creek or Whiteface in Lake Placid and go on a scenic gondola ride. You will witness spectacular fall views of the Adirondacks. Don't forget the camera!

Prospect Mountain

prospect mountain fall view
The Prospect Mountain trailhead is within walking distance of Lake George Village. Hike up, or, through the end of October, drive up the Memorial Highway to get the same beautiful views.

Photo Credit: Rebecca Hanley

Balloon Flights

balloon flight
What could be more breathtaking than viewing fall foliage from a hot air balloon? You can float along for miles, admiring the views and snapping incredible photographs from the air. It will be a trip you will remember for the rest of your life.


steamboat on lake george
The cruises on Lake George that take place throughout summer also run all fall. It's a great chance to see the less crowded, more peaceful side of the lake.

Photo Credit: Eric Thacke

Horseback Riding

two horseback riders
See the Lake George area on horseback! Horseback riding is a relaxing activity that will take you on a trip through the changing foliage in the Adirondacks.

Whitewater Rafting

people whitewater rafting
Whitewater rafting offers thrills and fun in the Lake George Region. Get a group of friends together and have an adventure on the river this season.

Panoramic Golf Course Views

man golfing during the fall season
Want to enjoy a game of golf while taking in the Lake George fall foliage views? Head to The Sagamore or Top of the World Golf Course for a stunning combination of foliage views and great golfing.

Wine Tastings

wine tasting
Thirsty from your adventures? Try an assortment of handcrafted wines at Adirondack Winery in Lake George or their Bolton Landing Tasting Room.

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