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!

Adirondack Sports Complex

Adirondack Sports Complex - The Dome

This multi-sport facility includes indoor & outdoor athletic fields for soccer, lacrosse, field hockey, softball, baseball, batting cages. Learn, practice, play, complete in 108,000 square feet of climate controlled space. Over 9-acres of outdoor sport fields. Something for everyone!  

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! 

UPstate Ballooning

Enjoy a romantic flight for two or fly with other passengers for a truly once in a lifetime experience!Either way it's fun! We have a safety-first approach to ballooning.

Goony Golf

Goony Golf

Mini-golf doesn't get much crazier than this! Goony Golf, a family favorite for over 30 years, is the most outrageous mini-golf course you'll ever putt through. This fantasy themed adventure takes place on holes featuring a giant T-Rex, Sir Goony's Castle, Black Beard the pirate on an evil looking 30-foot ship, a snake pit, and more. There's no telling what else you may encounter!

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.

Glens Falls Recreation Center Ice Rink

Glens Falls Recreation Center Ice Rink

Go for a skate in Glens Falls at the Recreation Center! The Glens Falls Recreation Center Ice Rink is a free indoor skating rink open during various days and times throughout the fall and winter months. Limited skate rentals available on weekends for a small fee. Hours are subject to change or cancellation.

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.

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.

Ruggerio's Horseback Riding

Ruggiero's Public Horseback Riding

Discover the magic of horseback riding at Ruggiero's Public Horseback Riding! The historic Painted Pony Ranch has been the Lake George Area's premier place for family fun and entertainment since 1953. Right in the middle of it all is a family-owned and operated Lake George landmark - Ruggiero’s Horseback Riding with Cowboy Pete!

Rocksport Indoor Climbing & Outdoor Guiding Center

Rocksport is proud to be one of the oldest commercial climbing gyms in the United States. Our facility features huge indoor rock climbing walls and 50-foot ceilings. We have gentle challenges for the beginner; moderate terrain for the weekend warrior and fierce overhanging climbing for the expert.

Tannery Pond Center

Tannery Pond Center

Discover the thriving art & culture scene in the Adirondacks at the Tannery Pond Center! Tannery Pond is an arts & culture center dedicated to bringing theatrical performances and concerts in the Lyle Dye Auditorium, exhibitions in the Widlund Gallery, and the Teens Only! program to the Lake George Area.

The Fun Spot

The Fun Spot

You could spend an entire vacation at the Fun Spot! First, check out the Ninja Challenge, where kids can use hanging rings, climb ropes, and bound over slanted blocks. Who will be crowned Ninja of the Day?