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! 

Summer is Almost Here!

Opening Dates in the Lake George Area The sun is shining and the water is warming up here in the Lake George Area. As the spring turns into summer, many top attractions, restaurants, and lodging properties are cleaning up, finalizing renovations, and opening their doors for the season. From…

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The 12 Best Towns for Fall Foliage

Photos by Kacey O'Brien The Adirondack Park has always been a premier autumn destination. The southern Adirondack Mountains and these 12 towns in the Lake George Area boast an abundance of accessible leaf peeping opportunities with scenic fall foliage views. 1. North Creek Experience some of the…

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10 Unique Experiences in the Lake George Area

The Lake George Area offers unlimited activities within the boundary of our southern Adirondack Mountains. From the tallest treetops to whitecapped waves, you’ll find adventure almost anywhere. We’ve compiled 10 unique experiences you can have right here in our region anytime between the late spring…

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Lake George Area Leaf Peeping Guide

Following the heat of summer, crisp autumn air settles in and turns the lush, green foliage to a vibrant blend of yellows, oranges, and reds. With the natural beauty of its mountains and lakes, leaf peepers flock to the Lake George Area – one of the best regions in Upstate New York to take in the…

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4th of July Festivities

Celebrating Independence Day in the Lake George Area? Here are all the spectacular firework displays, local live music, and other red, white, and blue-themed events to attend during the holiday weekend. Events w/ Fireworks: Music on the Mountain – June 29 Join the fun at West Mountain’s Music on…

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Memorial Day Remembrances

Parades, live music, and more – here is a list of all the Memorial Day celebrations around the Lake George Area honoring those who have served our country: Hague Memorial Day Celebration (Parade & Funfest) Join the Town of Hague for their 21 st annual Memorial Day Celebration on Saturday, May 25…

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8 Stunning Places to Propose in the Lake George Area

You’ve picked out the ring, you’ve set the date, and now you need to find the place. Look no further. Here are 8 stunning locations to pop the question in the Lake George Area: 1. The Sagamore Resort Bolton Landing This historically renowned destination on Green Island has gorgeous scenes for…

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Fishing Focus: Stocking the Schroon for Fall

The silver-and-red rainbow trout fought hard, running up and down a pool on the Schroon River before making its way to the angler’s net. Seconds later, it was darting back into the chilly water of the Schroon to fight another day. It’s a scene that plays itself out thousands of times in the spring…

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Ice Cream Trail

Written & Photographs by Kacey O'Brien We've got the scoop on what places in the Lake George Area are serving up the best ice cream, so scroll down to follow the sweetest ride! *Please check the businesses hours and schedules ahead of time as they vary. Some businesses are not open year round…

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