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

When the longest days of the year are here - we know that means Big fish on Lake George. Jeffrey Johnson - also known as JJ is an experienced, professional New York State Licensed guide offering charters aboard his comfortable vessel ~ 28 foot Baha Cruiser Sport Fisherman ~ on the Queen of American Lakes ~ Lake George.

Jeff's Lake George Fishing Charter Service

Fishing on Lake George for lake trout, salmon, and bass; all on the same trip. 2, 4 or 6 hour charters; 3 hour bass trip. Children always welcome, 2 hour children's special hands-on learning casting and baiting. South and North basin fishing on request. All bait and tackle is provided. Ice fishing for perch, pike and trout; heated shanty, snowmobile rides; weather permitting.

Adirondack Hooks-N-Horns

Day and overnight hikes; fishing the lakes and remote ponds, ice fishing; day and 2-3 day hunts for Whitetail Deer and Black Bear. Bring your camera!

Tiki Tours

Life's too short for a normal tour! Spend some time on Lake George with Tiki Tours -- a covered 6-passenger floating barge. Our tiki boats are perfect for your next trip out on the lake with family and friends. Cruise along the shoreline or stop at a local establishment - you decide how to spend your time. Bring a picnic - we have a cooler and ice on board.

Rich Morin's Professional SCUBA Center

We offer PADI Discover SCUBA Diving Discovery program; first time experience or guided tours for certified divers. Snorkeling, Bubblemakers Discovery programs. Over 100 recreational & professional courses offered. Rental equipment available.

Mickey Finn Fly Fishing, LLC

Guided trips, Southern basin of Lake George for the experienced angler or those just beginning. Fly fishing or spin casting. New York State fishing license required prior to trip.  Please know - the fish we catch are our business partners - we can't survive without them. We are strictly catch & releases.

No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service

Offering guided trips on Lake George for smallmouth and largemouth bass. Hone your skills and have a blast! All ages and skill levels welcome. Equipment, bait and instruction included.

Lockhart Adirondack Hunting & Fishing Guide Service

New York State licensed guide. Guided fishing trips. All gear, bait and tackle provided. Canoe and kayak. Deer and bear hunting; bow hunting; black powder or rifle. Ice fishing, heated shanties. Overnight Adirondack camping, snowshoeing.

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!

Mike's Charter Fishing

Guided fishing charters on Lake George. Heated shanty for ice fishing (weather-permitting).

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

New York State Licensed Guide with 40 years of experience, charter boat Captain. 4 hour charter for 1-3 people. Fish for lake trout, land-locked salmon, smallmouth and largemouth bass. Come prepared for making life long memories.