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!

Montcalm Street Park

The park offers multiple playgrounds for children, 2 basketball courts and field space. It is located in a neighborhood in the city of Glens Falls, NY. Pack a lunch to enjoy on the picnic tables in the pavilion.

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.

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Waterpark offers an unforgettable getaway only minutes away from Lake George Village!

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! 

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 islands, see the fall colors, take a historic tour, swim, tube and cliff jump. Party or relax. Your choice!

West End Park

Basketball, youth baseball field, playground, picnic tables and shelter. Leashed dogs are welcome.

Sagamore Street Park

Basketball, playground, tennis, picnic.

scenic chair lift ride at West Mountain

Scenic Chairlift Rides and Hikes at West Mountain

The Southern Adirondacks - the Hudson River - the Green Mountains of Vermont ~ all beautiful. Board the chairlift and be whisked away to the top of the mountain and then hike down. It's great fitness fun for the two of your or your entire family.

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.

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.

World Awareness Children's Museum

World Awareness Children's Museum

The World Awareness Children's Museum helps kids discover the world! The World Awareness Children's Museum brings our diverse world to children through our play space, educational programs, and international children's art exchange. 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.

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!