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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!

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
Queensbury, NY
At Six Flags Great Escape Lodge and Indoor Water Park, just minutes from Lake George, attractions include an indoor water park with breathtaking water slides, lazy river and plenty of soaking wet fun in the tree house.
two snowboarders
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.
an aerial view of The Fun Spot
The Fun Spot
Queensbury, NY
Come to The Fun Spot for exceptional family entertainment! They have mini golf, go karts, a ninja challenge course, laser tag, an indoor playground, roller skating, an arcade, and more - they even offer childcare and summer camp!
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Adirondack Winery
Lake George, NY
The premier winery of the Adirondacks! Visit us in the heart of Lake George for remarkable wines & memorable times! Sample handcrafted, award-winning wines & keep your souvenir glass! Open year-round w/ special winery events held throughout the year.
Come Ski With Us!
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!
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!
parade at Santa's workshop
Santa's Workshop
North Pole, NY
America's first theme park, Santa's Workshop is a timeless fantasy village located in North Pole, NY. Santa's Workshop has been a family tradition since 1949 and a home to beloved fairytales, storybook characters, and even Santa himself.
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Sip & Canvas
Glens Falls, NY
Discover your inner Picasso at downtown Glens Falls' premier paint and sip venue - Sip & Canvas! Whether you want to unwind with family and friends or host a special occasion, their quaint and delightful studio space is perfect for you.
Lake Vanare Snowmobile Tours
Lake Vanare Snowmobile Tours
Lake Luzerne, NY
Lake Vanare Snowmobile Tours offers guided tours through the beautiful Adirondacks just 5 miles from Lake George exit 21 on Route 9N South.
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The Park Theater
Glens Falls, NY
There's always something to do at The Park Theater, from Dancing at the Park to live concerts, musicals, and more. Experience astounding acts in a beautifully restored building right in the heart of Glens Falls.
Go For A Winter Hike With Adirondack Mountain And Stream Guide Service
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.
the logo for tru-escape mystery escape room
Tru-Escape Mystery & Escape Rooms
Queensbury, NY
Tru-Escape presents unique and interactive live action adventure games. You will have to work as a team to solve puzzles, riddles, find clues and complete tasks if you hope to solve the room.
Lapham Gallery
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 Tuesday- Saturday 10am-3pm, located in Downtown Glens Falls, next to beautiful City Park, behind City Hall"
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, one-of-a-kind float trips via raft, and adventure tours such as the Adventure Trail via ferrata and rock climbing. FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Snowshoe Tours during the Winter
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.
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.
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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.
exterior of Wax 'n' Wix
WAX 'n' WiX
Lake George, NY
Come to WAX'n'WiX to make your own candle! We are open all year! Join our friendly, welcoming staff of candle makers and create your master piece. Bring your family and friends, enjoy making candles and wonderful memories!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tubby Tubes Co. Outdoor Fun Park
Lake Luzerne, NY
*Note: Tubby Tubes is closed for winter activities for 2019.
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.
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.
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.
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!