The Lake George Area is teeming with locally made products. Year-round residents are constantly creating fine goods and delicious foods and drinks. When you visit the Lake George Area make sure you bring some of it home with you.

The Lake George Area is home to some crafty people. The creativity and ingenuity of locals add Adirondack flavor to the shops and restaurants of the region. The local food and drink are top-notch, from farm-fresh cheeses and maple syrup to exceptional and unique craft beers. Fans of Lake George can buy t-shirts and window decals of the lake in shops throughout the region. Explore the Shirt Factory in Glens Falls for handmade items such as pottery and stained glass. Admire local art and purchase your favorite piece. Farmer’s markets are held in towns spanning the Lake George Area, where you can find local products in one central location. You can’t go home without bringing back something locally made in the Lake George Area.

Oscar's Adirondack Smokehouse

An Adirondack staple for over 70 years! Oscar's is a household name, not only in the Adirondacks, but nationally as well. We've been making smoked meats and delicious cheeses for decades. The original, wood-fired brick smoke house was built in 1946, by hand, by founder Oscar himself. A 9,000 square foot building with many "green upgrades" was built and opened in February 2010.

Valley Road Maple Farm

The Hill and Senecal families have been producing maple syrup for over 55 years, boasting two sugar bushes on 30 acres with 3,400 vacuum fed taps. A state-of-the-art sugarhouse uses the reverse osmosis process to produce the syrup.

Adirondack Gold Maple Farm

Learn how to tap trees with "Tapper!" Adirondack Gold Maple Farm is the Kenyon sugar camp of Cheryl and Marc Kenyon. Marc is a third generation maple producer, operating one of the oldest sugar houses in Thurman. The sugar house was built by his grandfather, Oscar, and is still in use today. Marc, also known as "Tapper," loves to show the entire family how to tap a tree and harvest sap!

Toad Hill Maple Farm

The Galusha family has been producing pure maple products for over 30 years while managing over 760 acres of Adirondack forest land under the guidance of a professional forester. We have over 4,000 taps on 100 acres for maple production.

The Shirt Factory

The Glens Falls Shirt Factory is home to almost 100 eclectic artists and artisans offering original art work. A range of goods such as salt lamps, loose tea pottery, reclaimed furniture and more! Artists work in watercolor, photography, precious metals, clay and wood. Other offerings include fitness classes, massage, children's activities and a beauty salon.

Windy Ridge Farm

An old-fashioned family farm in Athol! Windy Ridge Farm is a 100-acre, family-owned farm that has been worked for seven generations. The farm is made up of woods and fields that provides hay products, garden products, wood products, and a sugar bush for maple syrup making.

Lake George Brew House

The Lake George Brew House brews beer for Davidson Brothers and Cooperstown Brewing Company as well as craft sodas. Stop by for a brewery production tour and tasting. Leave with a few pints of your favorite beverage!

Cooper's Cave Ale Company

Cooper's Cave Ale Company is adding the taste of the Adirondacks to every batch brewed. Beer selections include Sagamore (oatmeal) Stout, IPA (Irate Patty's Ale) and Bumpo's Brown Ale.

Nettle Meadow Farm and Artisan Cheese

Happy goats. Great cheese! Nettle Meadow Farm is a 50-acre goat and sheep farm and and award-winning cheese company. Home to over 300 goats, several dozen sheep. Nettle Meadow is committed to the principals of natural ingredients, happy and healthy animals, and carefully hand-crafted artisan cheeses.

Adirondack Winery

Adirondack Winery opened its doors in April 2008 and quickly became an establishment that resonated with locals and tourists, alike. People came to enjoy locally-handcrafted and award-winning wines while taking in the beauty of Lake George and the Adirondacks. Visit our Tasting Room and enjoy a wine tasting session which includes your souvenir wine glass. Take some time to shop our unique selections of artisanal cheeses, crackers, chocolates, and wine-related gifts.

Cooper's Cave Ale Company

Cooper's Cave Ale Company is adding the taste of the Adirondacks to every batch brewed. Just a short driving distance to the famous Cooper's Cave Overlook located near the Cooper's Cave bridge connecting the City of Glens Falls to the Village of South Glens Falls. Beer selections include Sagamore (oatmeal) Stout, IPA (Irate Patty's Ale) and Bumpo's Brown Ale.

Hidden Hollow Maple Farm

For over 40 years, three generations of the Wallace family have produced traditional maple syrup using sustainable traditions, a wood-fired evaporator ~ just like the old days - intuition and experience. We collect sap from over 5,000 taps.