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The 2020 North Country Holiday Gift Guide: Featuring the Lake George Region's Top Holiday Gifts

'Tis the season for holiday gift giving, and smart shoppers are already looking for potential gifts. Why spend hours shopping online or wandering around stores when you can find the season's top holiday gifts right here. Check out our North Country Holiday Gift Guide and discover the best gifts found in Lake George and the surrounding area.

Stay tuned for 2020's top local gifts! Check out last year's in the meantime:

2019 North Country Holiday Gifts

Red Carriage Wine - A Holiday Season Favorite

Adirondack Winery's holiday cranberry wine

Give the gift of one of the most unique holiday wines you'll find anywhere - made right here in the Adirondacks! Order their cranberry infused Red Carriage - featuring a special holiday label - today at

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Lake George Socks - A Fun Stocking Stuffer

two photos of socks

Make a fashion statement with these awesome socks by Love is on Lake George! These socks are made in the USA and feature the lake's silhouette on each side and a LG-heart on top of the midfoot.

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Adirondack Painted Trivet - ADK Style for the Kitchen

adirondack trivet in graphite black

If you're searching for the perfect gift for the Adirondack-loving cook in your life, look no further than this trivet from Love is on Lake George! In addition to being functional, these American-made trivets come in three colors (green, gold haze, and graphite black) and can be hung on the wall when not in use.

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A Gift Card For Gore Mountain

a gore gift card

If you know someone who loves skiing or snowboarding, then make their life easier this holiday season by getting them a gift card for Gore Mountain in North Creek. This family-friendly ski resort features four peaks and a wide range of alpine terrain and trails for all skill levels.

These gift cards are rechargeable, available in any denomination, and never expire. Best of all, they can be used as payment for any purchases made at Gore Mountain, including single and multi-day lift tickets, tuning and repair services, food and drinks, rentals, and more!

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Tickets to the Ultimate Festival for Wine & Food Lovers

couples at the adirondack food and wine festival

Buying tickets to the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival is a quick, easy way to get something special for the foodies and craft beverage drinkers in your life.

The festival features more than 120 of New York's finest wineries, breweries, distilleries, local food vendors, & more in beautiful Lake George on June 27 & 28, 2020.

Tickets are on sale now, and you'll want to snatch them up this holiday season when they're at their lowest price!

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Professional Iconic Adirondack Photographs

photographs for sale at kurt gardner photography's gallery

This season, give the gift of a beautiful Adirondack landscape photograph from Kurt Gardner Photography! They sell a large selection of gorgeous photographs on HD-quality metal or premium paper. Kurt Gardner Photography will ship your product to you, or you can visit their gallery in Old Forge, NY, and see what catches your eye as the perfect holiday gift.

Special/Deal: This holiday season, you can get 15% off orders of $75 or more with the code holiday15, or 20% off orders of $400 or more with the code holiday20.

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Photographs of Lake George & the ADKs

steamboats along a snowy street in lake george

Give the gift of Lake George and Adirondack scenery this year with one of Luke Dow Photography's stunning custom prints, which are the perfect way to bring a piece of the ADKs into anyone's home.

Special/Deal: All custom prints of Lake George purchased in November and December will receive a 25% discount if you mention that you saw the deal on

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A Gift Card for Walker's Farm, Home & Tack

snowman figurines and a gift card

Give the gift that always fits - a gift card from Walker's Farm, Home & Tack!

Your Modern Day General Store can check off all of the boxes on your holiday shopping list. From Carhartt clothing to work, western and winter boots, toys, gifts, casual clothing, pet toys and treats, and so much more, you never know what great gift items you will find at Walker's Farm, Home & Tack.

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2020 Calendar of Lake George Photography

cover of carl heilman's lake george calendar

Lake George, also known as the Queen of American Lakes, is one of the most spectacular natural attractions in the North Country. This 2020 wall calendar features 12 seasonal images of the lake taken by award-winning photographer Carl Heilman II.

The 12" x 9" calendar opens to 12" x 18" and is printed on heavy weight paper. Purchase one today for someone you know who loves the Lake George area!

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Cookies from Santa's Workshop 

cookies in a tin from santa's workshop

Celebrate the season by giving the gift of Christmas cookies from Santa's Bake Shop. The cookies are made fresh at Santa's Workshop in North Pole, NY and arrive in a festive tin.

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A Summer Camp Experience

campers canoeing in the adirondacks

Give a child in your life the gift of summer camp this holiday season with a gift certificate for Adirondack Woodcraft Camps in Old Forge. Campers will learn wilderness skills and take part in activities such as canoeing, archery, rock climbing, mountain biking, and art projects.

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A 42" Travel Fishing Rod

fishing rod with carrying case.

Give the gift of fishing with the RG-42 Travel Rod from RODgeeks! This kit includes: 42” fishing rod, spinning reel, tackle box, pliers all in a carrying case with compartments for phone, wallet and fishing license. Just grab and go! Perfect for that second reel at Camp, to keep in your car, truck or RV, perfect length for kayak or stand up paddleboard fishing.

Special/Deal: Use discount code adgift20 between 11/27 and 12/3 to save 20%.

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A Family Membership to The Wild Center

family at the wild center

This holiday season, give a gift the whole family can enjoy. A Wild Center family membership ($95) means that loved ones on your list will receive free unlimited admission for one year, discounts in the Waterside Cafe and Wild Supply Co. Store, first dibs on special events, and special access to the Center.

Gift memberships may be purchased online or at The Wild Center Admissions Desk.

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A Gift Certificate for a Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride

people riding in a horse-drawn sleigh at circle b ranch

Give the gift of a magical experience this holiday season with a horse-drawn sleigh ride gift certificate from Circle B Ranch.

Tony and Riley, Circle B Ranch's Percheron Draft Horses, will take you on a ride through beautiful snow-covered Adirondack woods and fields as you snuggle in under warm blankets. The sleigh rides are the perfect gift, whether you're looking for a fun family outing or a cozy romantic excursion for two.

Special/Deal: $10 off gift card purchases of $100 or more. Call and mention "Holiday2019" to redeem this special.

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A Gift Certificate for a Scenic Horseback Ride

women riding horses on a trail

Give the equestrian or horse lover in your life a gift certificate for a horseback riding excursion at Circle B Ranch!

They'll explore the Adirondack forest during a one or two hour horseback ride on one of Circle B Ranch's three scenic trails. The ranch also offers a special picnic lunch trail ride option, complete with delicious sandwiches, side salads, dessert, and beverages.

Special/Deal: $10 off gift card purchases of $100 or more. Call and mention "Holiday2019" to redeem this special.

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