The Lake George Area is teeming with locally made products. Year-round residents are constantly creating fine goods and delicious foods and drinks. When you visit the Lake George Area make sure you bring some of it home with you.

The Lake George Area is home to some crafty people. The creativity and ingenuity of locals add Adirondack flavor to the shops and restaurants of the region. The local food and drink are top-notch, from farm-fresh cheeses and maple syrup to exceptional and unique craft beers. Fans of Lake George can buy t-shirts and window decals of the lake in shops throughout the region. Explore the Shirt Factory in Glens Falls for handmade items such as pottery and stained glass. Admire local art and purchase your favorite piece. Farmer’s markets are held in towns spanning the Lake George Area, where you can find local products in one central location. You can’t go home without bringing back something locally made in the Lake George Area.

Adirondack Pub & Brewery

Family-friendly brew pub in Lake George offering house-brewed beers and sodas!

Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery

Our farm distillery offers handcrafted from New York State grains and fruits. Our spirits are created with Springbrook Hollow water from the Adirondack Mountains.

Adirondack Folk School

No experience necessary, no skill required for admission to this one-of-a-kind institution of learning. Our instructors from around the country share their knowledge and craftsmanship, and inspire you with their enthusiasm. Our year-round classes range from half-day sessions to multi-week courses. We offer subjects as diverse as Adirondack chair building, twig and rustic furniture, caning, and birch bark basketry.

Nettle Meadow Farm and Artisan Cheese

Happy goats. Great cheese! Nettle Meadow Farm is a 50-acre goat and sheep farm and and award-winning cheese company. Home to over 300 goats, several dozen sheep. Nettle Meadow is committed to the principals of natural ingredients, happy and healthy animals, and carefully hand-crafted artisan cheeses.

Adirondack Winery

When Adirondack Winery opened its doors in April 2008 it quickly became an establishment that resonated with locals and tourists, alike. People came to enjoy locally-handcrafted and award-winning wines while taking in the beauty of Lake George and the Adirondacks. Visit our Tasting Room and enjoy a wine tasting session which includes your souvenir wine glass. Take some time to shop our unique selections of artisanal cheeses, crackers, chocolates, and wine-related gifts.

Cooper's Cave Ale Company

Cooper's Cave Ale Company is adding the taste of the Adirondacks to every batch brewed. Beer selections include Sagamore (oatmeal) Stout, IPA (Irate Patty's Ale) and Bumpo's Brown Ale.

Hidden Hollow Maple Farm

For over 40 years, three generations of the Wallace family have produced traditional maple syrup using sustainable traditions, a wood-fired evaporator ~ just like the old days - intuition and experience. We collect sap from over 5,000 taps.

Oscar's Adirondack Smokehouse

An Adirondack staple for over 70 years! Oscar's is a household name, not only in the Adirondacks, but nationally as well. We've been making smoked meats and delicious cheeses for decades. The original, wood-fired brick smoke house was built in 1946, by hand, by founder Oscar himself. A 9,000 square foot building with many "green upgrades" was built and opened in February 2010.

Windy Ridge Farm

An old-fashioned family farm in Athol! Windy Ridge Farm is a 100-acre, family-owned farm that has been worked for seven generations. The farm is made up of woods and fields that provides hay products, garden products, wood products, and a sugar bush for maple syrup making.

Adirondack Craft Beverage Trail

The Adirondack Beverage Trail is a self-guided tour of 27 beer, wine, cider, soda, and distilled spirits makers throughout Warren, Essex, Washington and Northern Saratoga Counties. Each of these enterprises produce fine New York State products with dedication and pride. When you visit - you are supporting "buy local". The website provides the map with details of each.

Mean Max Brew Works

We are a local minded farm brewery dedicated to and specializing in richly crafted handmade ales and lagers. Because we believe in the locavore practice and coupled with time honored traditions, practices and green processes you will appreciate each our craft brews. Time is what goes into making every Mean Max Brew Works a delicious take on our variety of offerings.

Adirondack Gold Maple Farm

Learn how to tap trees with "Tapper!" Adirondack Gold Maple Farm is the Kenyon sugar camp of Cheryl and Marc Kenyon. Marc is a third generation maple producer, operating one of the oldest sugar houses in Thurman. The sugar house was built by his grandfather, Oscar, and is still in use today. Marc, also known as "Tapper," loves to show the entire family how to tap a tree and harvest sap!