The Insider Guide

From places to see and things to do, our blogs can assist you in planning your next getaway or help you learn more about the Lake George Area! Look to The Insider Guide for suggested itineraries, firsthand experiences, and much more! 

Visit the Lake George Area on Less Than a Tank of Gas

Enjoy your vacation to the Lake George Area this summer without spending a lot at the pump. Traveling on a budget can be easy with plenty of free and fun activities to do in every town across the region. Get Lost in the Woods Hiking The Lake George Area is made up of many nature preserves and…

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A Paw-some Day in the Lake George Area

Cover Photo by Kacey O'Brien If you're looking for the perfect trip to take with your dog, look no further than the Lake George Area! Below you'll find preserves and trails for exploring, pet-friendly lodging and dining options, parks to play in, and activities that you and your dog can enjoy…

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Top 5 Summer Weekend Activities in the Lake George Area

The Perfect Weekend Getaway… Sometimes a short getaway is exactly what the family needs. The Lake George Area is the perfect destination for a weekend escape! Whether your family loves the water and being outdoors, or indoor activities and staying cool, there’s no shortage of fun. Check out these…

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Beat the Heat in the Lake George Area

When the summer sun gets too hot to handle, try these recreational activities and more to cool off! Boat Rentals Rent from a marina and cruise the waters of the Lake George Area! Captain your own boat and go for a swim, cast your lines, dock at a waterfront restaurant, or just idle and take in the…

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The 5 Best Spots to Swim in Lake George

Visitors headed to Lake George often wonder: “Is it safe to swim in the lake?” . The answer is a resounding, yes! Lake George is one of the cleanest, clearest, and most beautiful lakes in the country with 32 miles of wide bays, wooded islands, and quiet coves. Thousands of people spend entire…

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Lake George Beaches and Beyond

A day at the beach is the ultimate summer pastime. The white-hot sand that softly sears the soles of your bare feet and the brisk water that simultaneously shocks your skin and reinvigorates your sense are two pleasures that belong to the beach. A summer escape to the Lake George Area is perfect for…

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