Written by Tanya Brand


Are you thinking about a weekend getaway with your sweetheart? Whether relaxation is the order of the day or adventuring together is more your style, the Lake George Area in New York's Adirondack Mountains has exactly what you need for a romantic, restful and fun retreat in a natural setting.

What are you waiting for? Let’s get this road trip underway!

Picnic Lunch

Pack a picnic lunch to fuel your day as you navigate your way through some of the quaint and friendly communities that make up the Lake George Area.

Crandall Park

Discover an abundance of off the beaten path experiences as you traverse a winding riverside nature trail, relax lakeside in a picturesque park or cool off at one of many sandy beaches. Stop at Adirondack Winery for a curbside picnic basket and enjoy a romantic lunch with some local wine.

Adirondack Winery

Outdoor Activities

The afternoons offer the opportunity to experience a shared hobby or try something new as a couple. The area is a haven for hiking, biking and paddling and you can choose your adventure level.

Remi at Hovey Pond Park

Take a casual stroll through the woods or challenge yourselves with a more moderate hike to a summit with sweeping views of Lake George and the Adirondack Mountains beyond. Pack up your personal gear to cycle along the many on and off road routes or the nine-mile paved Warren County Bikeway.

Warren County Bikeway

Dip your canoe or kayak paddle into the pristine waters of one of our many lakes, ponds and rivers as you take in serene scenery together. Get competitive with one of our outdoor challenges. Complete these hiking and biking challenges at your own pace and plan to revisit again and again to earn your official patches of success!

Check out the recreation mapper for a wide variety of hikes and paddles!

Stay Overnight

Wind down your day as you check in to a variety of lodging options throughout the area. From lakeside resorts and romantic B&Bs, to comfortable cottages and rustic-style cabins there is something for every taste and budget.

the Sagamore

If you and your partner are ready to travel, we hope it will be to the Lake George Area!