Day trip options are endless when you visit the Lake George Area. Tour these classics to get a taste of the quintessential activities and attractions that are sure to please everyone!
1) Choose a scenic cruise aboard one of the five ships that sail the pristine waters of the “Queen of American Lakes,” 32-mile long Lake George. The Lake George Steamboat Company offers a 1-hour cruise on the Minnie Ha-Ha, sightseeing cruises on the Mohican or a lunch or dinner cruise on the Lac du St Sacrement. The Lake George Shoreline offers similar cruises aboard the Adirondac or Horicon.
2) Prospect Mountain Memorial Highway is one of the Lake George Area’s iconic landmarks offering panoramic views of the lake, the Adirondack Mountains and beyond. Drive this 5 1/2 mile highway, visiting each of three breathtaking scenic overlooks to the 2,030 ft summit. Discover the historic ruins of what was once the world’s largest cable railway.
3) Stop and shop at the “The Million Dollar Half Mile.” The six name-brand outlet centers feature stores to satisfy any shopper. Leave room in your suitcase to shop names like LL Bean, Edie Bauer, Coach, Brooks brothers, Under Armour, Yankee Candle, Nine West, Tommy Hilfiger and so many more!