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!

Around the World

Around The World & Around the USA in 18 Holes Mini Golf

Where will your mini-golf itinerary take you? Around the World or Around the U.S.? Around the World in 18 Holes was ranked No. 10 on Earth by Entertainment Designer 10 Craziest Mini Golf Courses on Earth!

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.

Lake George Recreation Park

Lake George Recreation Park

Get outside and have some fun at the Lake George Recreation Park! There's a ton to do at the Lake George Recreation Park! Enjoy baseball, softball, and soccer fields by reservation. There are also basketball courts and a dog park available for use.

Adirondack Thunder

Adirondack Thunder Hockey

Are you ready for some Hometown USA hockey fun? Join the Adirondack Thunder, the proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL's New Jersey Devils, at Cool Insuring Arena in downtown Glens Falls for lightning fast, hard-hitting, bone-crunching hockey action.

Shepard Park Beach

Shepard Park

Bring your beach towel, a picnic lunch, and plenty of sunscreen, because you're not going to want to leave Shepard Park! Shepard Park Beach is conveniently located in the heart of Lake George Village.

Dino World

Lake George Expedition Park's Dino Roar Valley & Magic Forest

*Lake George Expedition Park will reopen in summer 2021* Since 1963 Magic Forest has entertained young park goers and their families creating memories for all. Board the famous train and chug along the tracks through the forest. Visit the small petting zoo and feed the goats.

Natural Stone Bridge and Caves

Natural Stone Bridge and Caves

Natural Stone Bridge and Caves is an Adirondack treasure! Come see the largest marble cave entrance in the east. Explore Noisy Cave, check out the resident bats in Peter Pan's Peephole, dip under Arch Rock, and cross over the natural stone bridge itself!

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.

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!

Six Flags Great Escape

Six Flags Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor

Two theme parks in one!

Tru-Escape Mystery & Escape Rooms

Tru-Escape Mystery & Escape Rooms

Can you solve the puzzles and escape at Tru-Escape Mystery & Escape Rooms?! At Tru-Escape you can test your deduction skills in one of our four escape rooms. These rooms are for anyone 12 and older unless you book the entire room.

Gurney Lane Recreation Area

A four-season recreation park in Queensbury.