Top 10 Reasons To Vacation In Lake George
Discover why so many choose to vacation in Lake George! This spring and summer, you can bet Lake George will be buzzing with excitement.
2 - Scenic Beauty
Sit back and soak it all in. With sparkling, pristine blue waters crowned by magnificent Adirondack mountains, Lake George is one of the most beautiful places
on Earth... even Thomas Jefferson thought so!
6 - Islands
Have you ever wanted to camp out on a private island? Or maybe just picnic on one? Lake George is unique in that it offers an array of scenic islands, which you can reserve for island camping
or just for day use
. It's an experience all its own!
7 - Shopping
Hit the outlets to find some great deals or find unique gifts and vacation keepsakes at various souvenir and tourist shops. Even if you don't end up buying much, walking through the village shops is a fun way to spend the afternoon. And don't forget to stop for a wine tasting!
8 - Hiking
For those who love the outdoors, Lake George offers ample opportunity for hiking on the surrounding Adirondack Mountain hiking trails, one of the most popular being Prospect Mountain
. Spot wildlife along the way, enjoy the scenery and views from the top that will take your breath away. And don't forget the camera!
9 - Fireworks!
Every week during the peak summer months, fireworks light up the sky in Lake George. On Thursday nights, spectators gather at various places throughout the village to see the sparks fly over the Queen of American Lakes!
10 - One-Of-A-Kind Events
Need a place to stay? Browse a directory of Lake George lodging options here, featuring photos, reviews, contact info and more.
Looking for more fun in Lake George? Check out our list of Top 10 Things To Do With Your Kids In Lake George and our Things To Do Section for more ideas and activities you can enjoy this season.