The Lake George Area was made for kids. Every town in the region has a kid-centric activity 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.

Adirondack Thunder Hockey

The Adirondack Thunder are the proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL Albany Devils. Bring the whole family to an exciting game and see future stars of the the NHL! Make an evening of your visit and stop by an area restaurant before or after the game.

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.

Sagamore State Park

Basketball, playground, tennis, picnic.

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

There's so much to do at Adventure Family Fun Center! 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! 

Wax 'n Wix

Great family fun for all ages! An Adirondack candle making studio where you create your own candles your home or as a gift. Many shapes, your favorite colors and scents to choose from.

Adirondack Theatre Festival

ATF is a professional summer theatre committed to producing new and contemporary works featuring musicals, plays and world premiers.

West Mountain

With stunning views of the Hudson River and the Adirondacks, West Mountain has been the perfect setting for your families’ winter outing for over 50 years. West Mountain with a vertical drop of 1,010-feet has 31 trails across over 126 acres, ranging from easy, gentle learning slopes to challenging, expert terrain. Don't plan on leaving when the sun goes down!

Fun World Arcade

Fun World Arcade in the heart of downtown Lake George, New York, is the best choice for a day of indoor family fun! Choose from 100 games from classic to cutting-edge at Lake George’s oldest arcade.  Stop in today to check out our latest attraction, the Laser Maze Challenge!

Horseback Riding at Stony Creek Ranch Resort

Join our family at a historic Adirondack ranch for a guided horseback ride on clear trails in the southern Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. We also offer pony rides for the younger ones. All ages are welcome to enjoy this favorite outdoor recreation. We ask for reservations and that you please call the day before you want to ride.

World Awareness Children's Museum

The World Awareness Children's Museum helps kids discover the world! Art and artifacts are featured in the Museum’s hands-on learning space, go!. These items are also used in educational programs and loaned to other Museums, businesses and institutions for display.

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.? Golfers can either play Around the World, where they'll putt through international holes featuring the Taj Mahal or a giant sombrero. Or, they can putt Around the U.S., playing holes featuring the New York City subway system and a life-sized lobster.