When you truly want to learn the ins and outs of an activity, a local guide is the call to make. From fishing expertise to hiking prowess, Lake George Area guides can make any activity a remarkable experience.

If you want to experience an activity with the depth it deserves you should contact a local guide. The Lake George Area is home to professional guides who are passionate about their area of expertise. If you want to catch a lake trout or a salmon, reach out to a fishing guide for their secret spots and expert tips. Never been whitewater rafting before? A veteran whitewater rafting guide will ensure your trip on the river is a memorable one. Want to summit that mountain but not sure where to start? A hiking guide will get you to the top so you can capture that perfect sunrise. How about a deep dive to the bottom of the lake to explore a sunken boat? A diving guide will get you trained and in the water in no time. Want to finally learn how to slalom waterski or give barefooting a try? Local waterski schools are the people to call. In the Lake George Area, there’s always someone willing to offer a helping hand.

Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters

Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters

Land a few keepers with Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters! Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters is a fishing charter specializing in landing lake trout, land-locked salmon, and bass on Lake George. Jeffrey Johnson - also known as JJ - is an experienced, professional New York State licensed guide.

Highliner Charter Fishing

Highliner Charter Fishing

Catch fish on Lake George with Highliner Charter Fishing! Highliner Charter Fishing specializes in private charters using light tackle for landlocked salmon, lake trout and bass. New York State licensed guide Captain Justin Mahoney and his team have over 20 years of experience fishing Lake George. We offer half or full day chartered fishing excursions to both beginner and experience anglers.

Adirondack Backcountry Adventures

Adirondack Backcountry Adventures

Take the path less traveled with Adirondack Backcountry Adventures! Adirondack Backcountry Adventures is a four-season guide service covering the entire Adirondack region. Your guide, Mike Federice, is an avid outdoorsman who has conquered the 46 High Peaks and has fished over 100 Adirondack ponds and lakes.

Sacandaga Outdoor Center

Sacandaga Outdoor Center

Join the Sacandaga Outdoor Center for a day of fun where a sense of adventure is mandatory! Sacandaga Outdoor Center offers whitewater rafting and tubing on the Sacandaga and Hudson Rivers. This is the perfect family adventure! Skilled guides keep you moving and laughing along the Class II and III whitewater along this 4-mile stretch of the Sacandaga River. Our photographer will make sure to capture proof of your bravery!

Justy Joe Charters

We offer exciting sportfishing charters on beautiful Lake George. Fishing fun for all ages.

Adirondack Trout & Salmon

Adirondack Trout & Salmon

Go on a fly fishing adventure with Adirondack Trout & Salmon! Whether you're a beginner or a more experienced angler, spend a day with Adirondack Trout & Salmon and learn more about how to fish for trophies in the pristine Adirondack Mountains. We welcome both beginners and advanced anglers. Tom Horgan is a New York State licensed guide.

No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service

No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service

Catch fish all day long with No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service! Hone your skills and have a blast on Lake George with No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service! Father and son team Joe and Micah Testa have over 30 years of fishing experience. Their fully rigged Triton 205 will provide a comfortable ride on the water. All you have to worry about is the fishing!

Adirondack Adventures

Adirondack Adventures

Discover the majestic Hudson River Gorge with Adirondack Adventures! Enjoy a day of fun and adventure as you travel the Adirondack wilderness. You'll discover towering cliffs, amazing waterfalls, and over 22 Class III or higher rapids!

Patty's Water Sports

Patty's Water Sports

Every day is demo day at Patty's Water Sports! Patty's Water Sports offers stand-up paddle board rentals, lessons, and  tours on the eastern side of Lake George. Try the fastest growing sport on the water -- stand-up paddle boarding! It's a fun and easy way to play on the water and offers a full body workout.

Beaver Brook Outfitters

Beaver Brook Outfitters

Ride the Hudson or Sacandaga with Beaver Brook Outfitters! Beaver Brook Outfitters will provide you with family adventure, fun, and a lifetime of memories. Join us and raft the Hudson River Gorge, 17-miles of class III to IV whitewater with beautiful Adirondack scenery. Our experienced rafting guides will help you enjoy your best rafting experience yet! We also offer rafting on the Sacandaga River, 3.5-miles of class II to II whitewater.

Austin Charters

Austin Charters

Make lifelong fishing memories with Austin Charters! Austin Charters, based out of Fischer's Marina on Lake George, provides fishing charters to new and experienced anglers. Captain Rick Austin, a New York State licensed guide with 40 years of experience, aims to create lifelong memories.

Lockhart Adirondack Hunting & Fishing Guide Service

Lockhart Adirondack Hunting & Fishing Guide Service

Fish and explore like a professional with Lockhart Adirondack Hunting & Fishing Guide Service! Lockhart Adirondack Hunting & Fishing Guide Service can help you land that trophy fish or confidently explore the Adirondacks. They specialize in fishing charters on Lake George, ice fishing on Lake George, and other guided trips throughout the Adirondacks. The Lockharts are New York State licensed guides.