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Winter Attractions In Lake George & The Adirondacks

From ice fishing and skiing, snowmobiling and sledding, to visiting museums and shopping, there are plenty of things to do in Lake George and the Adirondacks during the cold weather months. Browse through these winter and year-round attractions and plan your trip to beautiful Lake George, NY!

Mountain Biking at West
West Mountain
Queensbury, NY
Located off I-87, between Lake George and Saratoga Springs. West Mountain offers learn-to-lessons, alpine racing, night skiing and snow tubing in the winter and tree top aerial adventures and mountain biking from spring into fall.
exterior of great escape lodge with the great escape amusement park in the background
Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
Queensbury, NY
The Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark is located in Lake George, NY. Their Adirondack-themed lodge features 200 guest suites and a giant indoor waterpark, White Water Bay, for the use of hotel guests and outside visitors.
an aerial view of The Fun Spot
The Fun Spot
Queensbury, NY
Come to The Fun Spot for exceptional family entertainment! This Queensbury hotspot features go-karts, mini-golf, laser tag, and so much more.
Children exploring hands-on items in the Everyday Hometown Life exhibit
Chapman Museum
Glens Falls, NY
Located in downtown Glens Falls. The museum features the history of the Glens Falls/Queensbury area. Includes the photographs of famous 19th C. Adirondack Photographer Seneca Ray Stoddard. Summer 2020 exhibit: WWII Home Front Posters
cross country skiers in a race
The Nordic Center at Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
The Nordic Center at Gore Mountain features a wide range of well-designed trails for both cross-country skiing and snowshoeing at the historic North Creek Ski Bowl. Trails range in difficulty from beginner and family-friendly to expert level!
four people snowshoeing in front of a lit cave entrance
Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Park
Pottersville, NY
Summer: Hike self-guided tour & explore LARGEST cave entrance in East, waterfalls, gorge, caves. Guided adventure tours, gemstone mining, disc golf, climbing walls, dino dig, simulated mines, & extensive rock shop. Winter: snowshoe trails and tours.
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Adirondack Winery
Lake George, NY
Now open for wine tastings at our Tasting Room locations in Lake George and Bolton Landing! All 3 of our locations (including our Queensbury Headquarters) are open for shipping and curbside pickup - including on-the-spot curbside pickup outside.
man in sunglasses and a hat hiking in the winter
Adirondack Mountain and Stream Guide Service
Olmstedville, NY
Professional guide Jamie Frasier of Adirondack Mountain and Stream Guide Service and his team have offered winter tours of the Adirondacks for over 25 years, including hunting, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing trips.
art gallery with sculptures and pictures hanging on the walls
Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council
Glens Falls, NY
"Learn, Share, and Create with LARAC; we are the entry point to arts and culture in the lower Adirondack Region. LARAC, is open Thursday-Sunday 10am-3pm, located in Downtown Glens Falls, next to beautiful City Park, behind City Hall"
two skiers in red jackets skiing under a chairlift
Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
Gore Mountain is a premier family ski resort in upstate New York, nestled in the Adirondack Mountains with 110 trails (2,537 vertical ft), 14 lifts, and six on-mountain dining options!
the entrance walkway up to the Hyde House
The Hyde Collection
Glens Falls, NY
The Hyde is one of the Northeast's exceptional small art museums with distinguished collections of European and American art. The Hyde offers a packed schedule of events that help visitors to experience art in new ways.
view of white water rapids and cliffs with text saying Ausable Charm
Ausable Chasm
Ausable Chasm, NY
Grand Canyon of the Adirondacks! Explore the depths of the chasm on up to five miles of scenic walking/hiking trails and a one-of-a-kind Riverwalk tour. FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Helicopter preparing to take off
North Country Heli-Flite
Fort Ann, NY
Whether it's a two hour ride around the Adirondacks with a loved one or a quick look around Lake George or Southern Vermont's Green Mountain Region, North Country Heli-Flite is just the place for you.
Lake George Distilling Co logo
Lake George Distilling Company
Fort Ann, NY
Lake George Distilling Company is a small New York State farm distillery with handcrafted spirits made from 100% New York State grains. They take the time to select the best local ingredients from the region to create their products in small batches.
A man wearing a hat and sunglasses on a boat holding a fish
Rod Bender Charters
Diamond Point, NY
Light Tackle is our Specialty! Enjoy sport fishing aboard Rod Bender Charters 28 foot Baha Cruisers Sport Fisherman. Fully equipped for a successful day of fishing on the Queen of American Lakes, Lake George, NY.
three people holding an austin charters catch board with hanging fish
Austin Charters
Austin Charters is a family-friendly Lake George fishing charter led by Rick Austin, who has been fishing on Lake George for over 40 years! Enjoy both summer and winter fishing on beautiful Lake George from Fischer's Marina in Katskill Bay.
bowling alley with colorful light show
Lake George Lanes & Games
Lake George, NY
Gather your friends and family for all kinds of fun at Lake George Lanes & Games in Lake George, NY. This family-friendly entertainment center features a bowling alley, arcade, laser tag, indoor playground, and more.
Man holding a large bass on a boat in Lake George
Lockhart Charter Fishing
Diamond Point, NY
Experience Lake George fishing aboard the 26-foot Harris "Fisherman" pontoon boat with 220 square feet of fishing room for up to a dozen people. This customized fishing boat has a quiet 115hp four stroke motor and the latest fishing equipment.
Adirondack Artists Showcase of one-of-a-kind gifts.
WAX 'n' WiX Candle Making Studio
Lake George, NY
Come to WAX'n'WiX Studio Lake George Village or at the Adirondack Outlet Mall to make your own candle or find a unique LG Gift! Open all year! Join our friendly staff to create your own master piece or find handcrafted jewlery, quilted piece or card.
Lake George Recreation Center
Lake George, NY
The Lake George Recreation Center is a popular choice for outdoor recreational activities for all seasons, including mountain biking, hiking, a dog park, cross country skiing, and snow tubing.
Warrensburg Recreation Field
Warrensburg, NY
The Warrensburg Recreation Field is a year-round park. In summer, the park offers basketball courts, athletic fields, a well-equipped playground, a pavilion, and more. In winter, you can enjoy free ice skating. Facilities are carry-in carry-out.
Cool Insuring Arena
Glens Falls, NY
Formerly named the Glens Falls Civic Center, Cool Insuring Arena is a multi-purpose arena in downtown Glens Falls that features sporting events, concerts, family entertainment, public indoor ice skating, and more.
Tubby Tubes Co. Outdoor Fun Park
Lake Luzerne, NY
*Note: Tubby Tubes is closed for winter activities for 2019.
Oak Mountain Ski Center
Speculator, NY
Oak Mountain Ski Center is a resort in the Southern Adirondacks, which makes it an easy drive from Albany, Utica, or Lake George. There is something to suit everyone's needs at an affordable rate, such as skiing, snow tubing, snowshoeing, and more.
Dynamite Hill Recreation Center & Nature Trail
Chestertown, NY
Head on over to the Dynamite Hill Recreation Area for all sorts of fun outdoor activities, including cross-country ski trails, bicycling, hiking, snowshoeing, ice skating, snow tubing, and more!
The Pinnacle
Bolton Landing, NY
The Pinnacle in Bolton Landing is a 73-acre parcel featuring a trail for hiking, mountain biking, and also snowshoeing during the winter. The moderate trail leads to a lookout with an expansive 270-degree view.
Glens Falls Recreation Center
Glens Falls, NY
The Glens Falls Recreation Center features an indoor ice skating rink that is open to the public during scheduled winter hours. The cost to skate is free, and rentals are available on-site.
Ski Bowl Village at Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
The Ski Bowl Village at Gore Mountain offers ski-in / ski-out townhouses that are available to buy or rent. The property features direct access to Gore via the Hudson Triple Chair and the Village Triple, backcountry trails, and more.