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Mouthwatering Lake George Ice Cream Trail

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We'll all be screaming for ice cream on this road trip! Are you ready for an unforgettable adventure inspired by summer's favorite treat? Prepare to indulge in the largest variety of ice cream, frozen yogurt, sundaes, and more in this Lake George ice cream trail!

Also note: Hours and flavors are subject to change, and many Lake George ice cream shops are seasonal. Always check ahead with the individual ice cream shops to confirm.  

Stop #1: Martha's Dandee Creme

two soft serve ice cream dishes next to each other
Cheesecake Ice Cream and Chocolate and Vanilla Swirl Ice Cream

1133 Route 9, Queensbury, NY 12804

Our first stop can be found directly across from Great Escape. As seen on the Today Show for Top 10 Ice Cream Parlors in US, Martha's has been an ice cream landmark for visitors near and far for 70 years! They offer generous servings of fresh ice cream and Dandee Cremewiches, premium ice cream sandwiches. They're open Sunday through Thursday 11am to 9pm, Friday 11am to 10pm, and Sunday and Saturday 11am to 11pm.

Stop #2: Lumberjack Pass Mini Golf

girl with ice cream cone
Photo provided

1511 Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845

Number two! Welcome to your first taste of competition on this road trip. With every game of miniature golf, players receive a free soft serve ice cream- it just doesn't get better than that! It's just $5.98 for a riveting game and a delicious cone. They also have a full ice cream shop with delicious flavors, signature sundaes, shakes, floats, ice cream sodas, and more.

Stop #3: Nina's Sweet Shoppe

different ice cream cones in a window
You'll have a tough time choosing your treat!

179 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845

Our next stop provides a little change of scenery as we step indoors to enjoy summer's favorite treat. Located in the heart of Lake George Village, Nina's Sweet Shoppe is great for kids and large groups. Taste test some of the most unique desserts in the area as you step into this unique one-of-a-kind candy shoppe. They're open through Columbus Day - try their seasonal pumpkin ice cream in the fall!

Stop #4: Bon's Ice Cream

chocolate ice cream in a dish
Can't go wrong with chocolate!

530 Lake Avenue, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

Note: Please call Bon's for updated hours at 518.696.2346.

Fuel your inner competitive side in Lake Luzerne with some miniature golf topped off with your choice of ice cream. They have 21 soft serve flavors, 16 hard ice cream flavors, along with flurries, floats, ice cream sodas, ice cream cakes, shakes, sundaes, and non-dairy and yogurt options. Providing fun for the community and dishing out ice cream since 1994, Bon's is a staple hotspot in this Adirondack neighborhood.

Stop #5: The Pink Roof

collage of Pink Roof Ice Cream stand and ice cream

58 Beach Road, Lake George, NY 12845

The Pink Roof, in the Village of Lake George is perfectly located to grab a cone after a day at the lake, or a long day chasing ice cream stands! Just look for the pink roof to feed your cravings. They offer soft ice cream, hard ice cream, milkshakes, slushies, sundaes, and Italian ices. They're open Monday to Thursday 10am to 10pm, and Friday to Sunday 10am to 11pm.

Stop #6: Adirondack Ice Cream

216 Canada St, Lake George, NY 12845

Adirondack Ice Cream is located right in the heart of the Lake George Village. After a perfect day on the lake, there are many flavors of ice cream to choose from. Some of these flavors include toasted coconut, rocky mountain raspberry, and cannoli. They are open 11 AM to 9 PM everyday of the week. 

Stop #7: Scoops Soda Fountain

327 Canada St #1121, Lake George, NY 12845

Scoops Soda Fountain will make you relive your childhood as you enjoy this nostalgic ice cream shop. When you are finished with dinner in the village, this is a place that you should always stop by. One Google Reviewer says: "Huge amount of ice cream for the price." If you have a sweet tooth to satisfy, this is your kind of place!

Stop #8: Frosty Creations

10 Beach Rd, Lake George, NY 12845

If you are searching for ice cream and other sweet treats, you will love it here. Frosty Creations is located near Fort William Henry's Historic Fortress. Not only do they offer hard & soft ice cream...they have self serve frozen yogurt too. If you are lacking a sweet tooth or need a small snack, Creations has a variety of nuts and dried fruit.

Stop #9: A&W Restaurant

2208 US-9, Lake George, NY 12845

An absolute blast from the past! A&W has a few nostalgic locations in the Adirondacks, including Lake George. Head over there for some classic ice cream or if you're in the mood...get what they are known for. The A&W Root Beer Float! With a stop like A&W, you won't be disappointed. 

Stop #10: Sweet Genevieve's

sweet genevieves

49 Poultry Street, Whitehall, NY 12887

Located outside of Lake George is Sweet Genevieve's in Whitehall, NY. Not only do they have great ice cream, they also offer Alaskan shaved ice with over ten flavors. For their ice cream, their flavors include blue goo, birthday cake, pistachio nut, and more! This is a great place to enjoy ice cream and take in views of the Champlain Canal.

Stop #11: Cate's Creamery

4950 State Hwy 9N, Bolton Landing, NY 12814

Located right in the center of Bolton Landing, you will find Cate's Creamery serving ice cream on a warm day. With fast service and great choices for different flavors, this may be your favorite stop in Bolton! One Google Reviewer put it this way, "Cate's creamery > Ben & Jerry's." Although, we will let you decide how much you love this new ice cream stop!

Stop #12: Huletts Landing Ice Cream & Casino Bar

4009 Eichler Way, Huletts Landing, NY 12841

Located in Huletts Landing is a fantastic ice cream spot that you should give a try! On warmer evenings, you will see many people enjoying their casino bar & ice cream parlor. Receiving 4.8/5 stars on Google, this is definitely a place you should take note of when you are in town!

Bonus Suggestion Spot: The Wind-Chill Factory

794 Route 9N, Ticonderoga, NY 12883

If you extend your trip to the top of the lake, Ticonderoga's Wind-Chill Factory is a popular sweet treat stop for summer visitors. Their superb soft serve ice cream comes in generous portions and in a wide variety of flavors.

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