The Lake George Area was made for kids. Every town in the region has things to do that kids will love ... all just waiting to be discovered. From historic amusement parks to mini-golf under the lights to refurbished forts, the Lake George Area is a children’s playground.

The Lake George Area has been a vacation destination for youngsters from the very beginning. With endless kid-friendly activities to enjoy, amazing annual events to attend, and all of the natural beauty of the Adirondack Mountains, there are more fun things for kids to do than can be completed in a lifetime of vacations. Your kids will love exploring sprawling amusement parks such as the Great Escape. Walk the streets of Lake George Village to play mini-golf and arcade games. The winter is a utopia for kids in the Lake George Area. Ski centers introduce kids to skiing and snowboarding with safe and exciting lessons. Ice skating and fishing on frozen lakes provide for endless Adirondack activity. And yes, parents, you’re going to have an awesome time, too.

Looking for a full list of things to do in Lake George that everyone in the family will enjoy? Don't worry, we have you covered!

Pirate's Cove Adventure Course

Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf

Ahoy Mateys! Arrrrr you ready for some putt-putt fun on a pirate ship? Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf is an award-winning mini-golf course in Queensbury that will challenge every lad and lass that dares to pick up a putter.

Haviland's Cove Park

Haviland's Cove Park

You can enjoy the open park land, take a swim and play on the beach; bring a picnic, playground, and softball field. There is a picnic/barbecue pavilion available, fee applies; also showers.

Ridge/Jenkinsville Park

The basketball courts, tennis court, and softball fields serve a variety of sports leagues for both adults and youth. Play apparatus and cookout grills offer fun opportunity for summer picnics. Restrooms are available on site. When the season allows enjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in this 80 acre park.  

Saddle Up Stables

Saddle Up Stables

Ride a horse through gorgeous Adirondack trails with Saddle Up Stables! Experience one of the most iconic attractions in Lake George - Saddle Up Stables! This family-owned and operated stable has been offering scenic horseback trail rides with stunning views of Lake George for decades!

Warrensburg Recreation Field

Have some fun in the town of Warrensburg! The Warrensburg Recreation is a four-season park in the town of Warrensburg. The park offers athletic fields, tennis courts, a playground, basketball courts, and more. Winter fun includes cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and a toboggan run. Contact the Warrensburg Town Office to reserve the pavilion.

Peru Llama Farm

Peru Llama Farm

Visit with the llamas at Peru Llama Farm! Peru Llama Farm teaches children and their families the language llamas. Visitors will learn how to communicate with llamas and how to NOT get spit on. Visitors are invited to play the role of a herd of llamas and pet Critter the llama - there's a lot of acting at the Peru Llama Farm! Visit us during farm events in Thurman!

Sagamore Street Park

Basketball, playground, tennis, picnic.

Lake George Skate Plaza

Streetscape-style park with grind, taco and banks. Helmets required for all skaters 12 and under and they must be accompanied by an adult. Skateboards and inline skates only. Pets, bicycles, and BMX-style bikes are prohibited.

Rogers Memorial Park

Rogers Memorial Park

Swim and picnic at Rogers Memorial Park in Bolton Landing! Have fun in the sun at Rogers Memorial Park, a public park in the heart of Bolton Landing. Enjoy tennis courts, basketball, docks, picnic tables & grills, a playground, and a pavilion. The pier, public docks, and restrooms are recently renovated.

Adventure Family Fun Center

Adventure Family Fun Center

There's so much to do at Adventure Family Fun Center! No matter the weather, Adventure Family Fun Center will be a hit with the entire family. Hop in their indoor and outdoor go-carts and cruise the day away! There are hairpins turns, dips, and drops on these awesome racetracks. Blast your friends away in lazer tag. Their three-level glow in the dark arena is as cool as it gets! 

Dr. Jacques Grunblatt Beach

Go for a swim in North Creek at the Dr. Jacques Grunblatt Beach! This beach at the North Creek Ski Bowl is perfect for swimming in the warmer months! Once the weather turns cold and the water freezes it's time for ice skating!

Dr. Morbid's Haunted House

Learn why he became known to locals as the Mad Wax Maker. Youth under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult.