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!

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!

East Field

Home field for the Glens Falls Dragons of the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League and the Glens Falls Greenjackets of the Empire Football League. Four-season recreation. Pool, playground, ball fields, tennis, bath house. Ice skating on frozen pond, weather permitting, warming hut.

Pirate's Cove Lake George

Pirate's Cove Lake George

Blimey! Pirates are pillaging and plundering this sleepy little 18th century village! Pirate's Cove in Lake George is an award-winning mini-golf course that is swarming with carousing buccaneers.

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.

Magic Castle Indoor Mini-Golf and Entertainment Center

Magic Castle Indoor Mini-Golf and Entertainment Center

Mini-golf doesn't have to be played outdoors! The beauty of Magic Castle golf is that it is 100% inside. That's right, rain can't stop you from mastering this 18-hole mini-golf course! This indoor mini-golf course is an absolute blast! The course winds from hole to hole, each surrounded by beautiful foliage. A massive stone castle sits in the center of the course.

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.

Funa'rama Fun Park

Funa'rama Fun Park

Outdoor family-fun in Lake George Village! Hop into a bumper boat or a bumper car and thump and whack your day away. Take a ride on their carousel, play games in the indoor arcade, or twirl around in their teacups.

Lumberjack Pass

Lumberjack Pass Miniature Golf

Lumberjack Pass Miniature Golf was ranked No. 5 on Earth by Entertainment Designer 10 Craziest Mini Golf Courses on Earth! We are the Lake George Area’s largest, least expensive, and the only mini golf course in the region to offer our players a free soft serve ice cream treat for each paid admission. Our players say it best – We are the best deal in town!

Up Yonda Farm Environmental Education Center

Up Yonda Farm Environmental Education Center

72 acres of Adirondack fun in Bolton Landing! Up Yonda Farm is an educational museum that specializes in teaching kids about the Adirondacks. The museum features wildlife exhibits of native mammals and birds such as bears, bobcats, fishers, and porcupines. Hands on children's exhibits feature archaeology digs and touch tables.

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!

Lake George Island Boat Tours

Lake George Island Boat Tours

It's time to experience the Queen of American Lakes! Lake George Island Boat Tours offers customized scenic tours of Lake George catered specifically to you. You can cruise through the Narrows, take a historic tour, cool off in the lake, go for a tubing ride, or leap off a cliff into the water.

E & R Sport Fishing Charters

Spend a day or two fishing with Rob Brileya a USCG Licensed Captain and New York State Guide with over 30 years of experience. We will give you a great day on the lake aboard our fully equipped 26-foot Pen Yan fishing machine. Choose your charter - full day, half day or evening. We specialize in big fish and a fun day on the water - we supply all bait and tackle and we clean and package your catch. Looking for a place to stay, we can help you, ask us.