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Things To Do In Lake George

Planning a vacation or weekend trip to Lake George NY? Discover the many great events, attractions and things to do! Lake George offers activities and fun for every age!

people tubing on a river
View everything there is to do in Lake George! Find indoor and outdoor fun, horseback riding and mini golf, amusement parks and arcades, and everything in between.
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The best way to enjoy Lake George is on it! Explore all the ways there are to enjoy the lake - rent a paddleboard, take a boat tour, and more.

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Enjoy the beauty of Lake George and the southern Adirondacks when you get outdoors for camping, horseback riding, and more outside recreational activities.
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Don't let inclement weather spoil your fun! There's plenty to keep you, your family, and your loved ones busy. Check out our full list of indoor activities.

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There's always something to see and do in Lake George. Browse amusement parks, beaches, and more attractions Lake George is known for.

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Shopping in the Lake George region is plentiful, varied, and the perfect activity for any day or season! Browse through unique gift shops and outlet stores.

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kayaks and paddleboards
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Warren County Tree Challenge poster
historical marker pointing out lake george's sunken fleet
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lake george at sunrise
group of people whitewater rafting
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boardwalk in lake george in the summer
people at a mini golf course
girl on a tube in a river
nicely plated pork dish
Chateau on the Lake
view from a mountain summit at sunset
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group of people lazy river tubing
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person holding an adirondack wine and food festival wine glass
musicians performing at the lake george music festival
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carters pond sign in winter

Discover family activities and many more things to do in Lake George, NY right here! Lake George's pristine waters are part of what makes the Queen of American Lakes so spectacular. You can splash around at the beaches in Lake George, venture out fishing on the lake, or go for a cruise! Come visit Lake George with your family, and experience fun in every season!

Summer offers great events, fireworks, water fun and abundant amusement parks and attractions! Winter turns the area into a snowy white wonderland with great skiing, snowmobiling and the popular Lake George Winter Carnival festivities! The offseason in Lake George is full of fun too. Fall in Lake George brings excellent conditions for hiking, leaf peeping, hay rides, hot air ballooning, horseback riding and more! Spring is the ideal time for whitewater rafting and lacing up those hiking boots, not to mention great events like the Lake George Elvis Festival!


There's no shortage of great activities, attractions and things to do when you visit Lake George. Whether you come for a few hours or a few weeks, Lake George has proven to be a destination that offers something for everyone, whether they are in need of a relaxing vacation or up for a trip filled with endless excitement. Start building your itinerary now by learning about the Lake George museums, area amusement parks and so much more that are open and looking forward to your arrival.