The Lake George Area was made for kids. Every town in the region has things to do that kids will love 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!

Murray Street Park

Basketball, playground, softball, tennis, picnic.

Ridge/Jenkinsville Park

The basketball courts, tennis court, and softball fields serve a variety of sports leagues for both adults and youth. Play apparatus and cookout grills offer fun opportunity for summer picnics. Restrooms are available on site. When the season allows enjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in this 80 acre park.  

Tru-Escape Mystery & Escape Rooms

Can you solve the puzzles and escape at Tru-Escape Mystery & Escape Rooms?! At Tru-Escape you can test your deduction skills in one of our four escape rooms. These rooms are for anyone 12 and older unless you book the entire room.

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.

Lake George Recreation Park

Get outside and have some fun at the Lake George Recreation Park! There's a ton to do at the Lake George Recreation Park! Enjoy baseball, softball, and soccer fields by reservation. There are also basketball courts and a dog park available for use.

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.

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.

Crandall Park

One of the best places to relax in the Lake George Area! Crandall Park has it all. Play on the playground, softball, soccer fields, basketball courts, and tennis courts. Take a walk or a hike on the trails, or enjoy a picnic lunch in the sunshine!

Old Time Photo

Old Time Photos is the best place in Lake George, New York to have great fun and bring home the perfect souvenir. We have been in business for 35 years in beautiful Lake George. Come have a unique time with friends and family as you get transported back to a simpler time of Cowboys, Gangsters, and Saloon Girls.

Lake George Lanes & Games

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!

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!

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!