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!

Lake George Mystery Spot

Lake George Mystery Spot

Does your voice return louder than you let it go at the Lake George Mystery Spot? The Lake George Mystery Spot, located behind the Visitor Center in the heart of Lake George Village, is one of the stranger locations in the Lake George Area. When you stand on the X in the center of the location and speak, the words will be silent to others but return to your ears louder than you would expect.

Stony Creek Recreation Field

Swim, picnic, playground.

House of Frankenstein Wax Museum

House of Frankenstein Wax Museum

Foolish mortals beware in the House of Frankenstein Wax Museum! In the House of Frankenstein Wax Museum there are many monsters. The creatures roaming the halls of this house are not living...yet they are not dead. For as you shall see, they move and talk and sometimes they even scream! Be warned, this is not just another wax museum. Youth under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Tubby Tubes Tubing Company

Tubby Tubes Tubing Company

Fun all year long! Summer and winter tubing, zip line and challenge course, Zorbing, and more. Great for kids and groups of all ages.

Warren County Fish Hatchery

Warren County Fish Hatchery

Learn about native fish at the Warren County Fish Hatchery! The Warren County Fish Hatchery consists of 38 acres along the Hudson River located in Warrensburg. The hatchery raises domestic brook trout, rainbow trout landlocked Atlantic salmon, and heritage brook trout. The fish raised here provide improved sport fishing throughout Warren County waters.

Wall Tent GLAMPING Beaver Brook Outfitters

Glamping with Beaver Brook Outfitters

Our canvas wall tents are fully furnished and accommodates up to four guests. Features include ~ One Queen bed One Bunk bed Sheets, Blankets, and Pillows Two Nightstands Chairs Amenities for your outdoor stay include ~

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!

Fort William Henry Museum

Fort William Henry Museum

History comes alive at Fort William Henry! Join us to experience the history, the sights and sounds of the fort during the French and Indian War. Located at the strategic south end of Lake George, an important part of the water transportation system used by both Native Americans and the Europeans.

ADK Boat Tours

ADK Boat Tours

Explore Lake George ~ the Queen of the American Lakes in luxury. You will have an enjoyable day on the lake with our experienced captain aboard our Sea Ray which seats up to 10 guests. Plan your time learning fun facts and the extensive history of the lake ~ swimming the lake and coves ~ tubing ~ visit an island or two ~ stop at your lakeside restaurant of choice ~ or bring your cooler and just plain chill.

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!

Lake George Lanes and Games

Lake George Lanes & Games

Closed until further notice Endless family fun in one location at Lake George Lanes & Games! An awesome place for family fun! Lake George Lanes and Games has 24 bowling lanes and automatic scoring, state of the art equipment, and every lane has a TV! For a unique treat, try Galactic Bowling - it's party central with music and a wild light show on Fridays and Saturdays - this is a whole new game!