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Discover Unique Places to Propose in Lake George

See 9 Romantic Suggestions for Proposal Spots

Ready to propose but not sure where to do it? The Lake George area offers scenic views and fun places to pop the question. Check out our suggestions below. Pro tip: You might have wedding bells on your mind come Valentine's Day, but remember you don't need to propose around this holiday. Do it when it's the right time for you!

Pop the Question in the Lake George Region

Stay by the Water at the Boathouse Bed & Breakfast

restaurant by the water

The only inn directly on the lake, the Boathouse Bed & Breakfast has breathtaking views, whirlpool tubs, in-room fireplaces, and lakeside balconies.

Check Out Guest Rooms

Climb - Or Drive! - to the Top of a Mountain

view from summit

Locals and visitors love Propsect Mountain. The three-mile hike can be difficult at points, but the views are rewarding. If you'd rather not be sweaty for the proposal consider driving up instead.

Find Out About the Drive

Embark on a Scenic Cruise With the Lake George Steamboat Company

boat on lake

Take a cruise on one of the Lake George Steamboat Company's historic steamboats and propose in the middle of the Queen of American Lakes.

Browse Cruise Schedule

Whisk Your Favorite Person Away to a Private Island

an island

Vicars Island

Did you know if you book it early enough, you can have an entire island to yourself in the middle of Lake George? This proposal is going to require some planning ahead, but you can definitely arrange to be the only campsite on the island.

See List of Islands

Head to Great Escape & Take to the Sky

Sky Ride at Great Escape

Amusement park-goers might opt to propose at Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor. Choose the Sky Ride to enjoy a ski-lift style gondola ride from Fest Area to downtown Storytown and back. Just don't drop the ring!

Read About the Sky Ride

Take a Hot Air Balloon Ride With Majestic Balloon Flights

hot air balloon in air

Photo credit: Alan Nudi

Here's another way to take to the sky - on a hot air balloon! Yes, you can soar over Lake George and the Adirondacks for the ultimate romantic proposal with Majestic Balloon Flights. (Pro tip: Mention you found them on LakeGeorge.com and get $10 off.)

View Balloon Flight Rates

Consider Proposing Near Lake George

Choose a Winter Wonderland Proposal at Gore Mountain

snowy mountains

In the winter, there's no better place near Lake George to propose than Gore Mountain in North Creek. Consider popping the question on the ski lift or at the top of the mountain. You could even try to time the proposal with a romantic snowfall!

See the Snow Report

Turn Your Proposal Into a Proposalmoon at the Fern Lodge

people at a small fire by the lake at night

You've heard of a honeymoon and a babymoon, but what about a proposalmoon? Tell your partner you'd like to take them on an intimate getaway at the Fern Lodge in Chestertown. Little do they know just how romantic things are going to get!

Look at Romantic Getaway Packages

Get Adventurous at the Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Park

cave at night

Explore the largest marble cave entrance in the Eastern US with your significant other at Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Park in Pottersville. You can walk, cave, hike, or snowshoe.

Pick Your Pleasure

Need More Proposal Ideas?

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Once you've popped the question you can start wedding planning »

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