• Plan a Summer Adventure to the Lake George Area

    You've earned yourself a vacation! The Lake George Area has a nearly endless list of the best experiences that summer can offer. Start planning your trip today!

  • Festivals for Foodies - Summer

    Artisanal food & beverages and an abundance of fresh, locally-grown produce. One of the best ways to experience the Lake George Area is to eat like the locals!

  • A Paw-some Day in the Lake George Area

    If you're looking for the perfect trip to take with your dog, look no further than the Lake George Area!

  • First Wilderness Heritage Corridor

    Follow along with our firsthand letterboxing guide to collect unique stamps along the earliest route into the Adirondacks!

Original vacationers go to Lake George

The Original Vacation!

The Lake George Area

The refreshing waters of the Lake George Area are ready for you to dive in this summer! The origin of the Original Vacation, there is nothing like a summer spent relaxing in Upstate New York. The first step is choosing your lodging – a lavish waterfront hotel, a secluded log cabin, or camping under the stars – there are options for every traveler. And, there is no shortage of things to do. From classic summer activities like hiking the southern Adirondacks or cruising around on the "Queen of American Lakes", and unique experiences you can’t get anywhere else. After a day of exploring, grab a drink and a bite to eat downtown, or dine at one of the many restaurants with scenic views on the water. Generations of families have made a Lake George Area getaway their summer tradition. Pioneer your vacation today!

Food & Drink

Explore Dining and Craft Beverage Options

Lake George Land Conservancy


Explore Museums and Art Galleries


Family Fun

Discover non-stop adventure with kids

Lakeside dock and boardwalk

On The Water

Explore charming beaches on the shores of picturesque lakes

Trusted Travel Girl


Explore magnificent untouched wilderness

Downtown Glens Falls

Shops & Antiques

From hard to find antiques to locally-made creations

Upcoming Events

There’s no such thing as a boring stay in the Lake George Area. Festivals, fireworks, free events – there’s always an event to attend and celebrate.  An amazing event can be the cherry on top of any vacation.  Which one will you drop in on?

Hiking Highlight - The Pinnacle