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Get Out On The Lake! Great Water-Based Activities & Watersports

The place to be in the Lake George region is on the 32-mile long lake, considered by many to be the most beautiful in the U.S.. And, the many water-based activities in the area are one of the best ways to enjoy it! From water skiing and jet skiing to rafting and kayaking, you'll find it all at Lake George.

You don't need to own a boat to spend a day, or a week, on the lake! You can find plenty of boat rentals throughout the Lake George area, as well as jet ski rentals!
If you do own a boat, we have everything you need to know in our boating guide, from rules and regulations specific to Lake George, to public and private launch spots.
Cruising the waters of Lake George is a great way to see the region! From sightseeing to dinner and fireworks cruises, there are a wide variety of options to choose from.
Spring's wild rapids give way to a smoother - but still exhilarating - ride in the summer. Book your whitewater rafting adventure today and experience the thrill!
Who doesn't love tubing down a river or on a lake? There are great tubing options just a few minutes from Lake George.
Never tried water skiing or wakeboarding? Lake George is a great place to learn! Take lessons from certified instructors.
Kayak the waters of Lake George or one of the area's many nearby rivers. Lake George is also a great place to try stand up paddle boarding.
Want to enjoy a day on the water without having to rent and manage your own boat? Book a charter or private tour!
Experience Lake George from above on a parasailing adventure! Soar high above the water in pairs or trios.
Explore historic wrecks, island walls, old hotel sites and more! Scuba diving is a unique Lake George activity.