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.

Adirondack Winery

When Adirondack Winery opened its doors in April 2008 it 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.

Adirondack Craft Beverage Trail

The Adirondack Beverage Trail is a self-guided tour of 27 beer, wine, cider, soda, and distilled spirits makers throughout Warren, Essex, Washington and Northern Saratoga Counties. Each of these enterprises produce fine New York State products with dedication and pride. When you visit - you are supporting "buy local". The website provides the map with details of each.

Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery

Our farm distillery offers handcrafted from New York State grains and fruits. Our spirits are created with Springbrook Hollow water from the Adirondack Mountains.

Mud Street Maple

Taste Adirondack goodness at Mud St. Maple! Mud St. Maple is a maple sugaring farm in Athol that produces a variety of maple products. Their 27 acre sugarbush is equipped with buckets and lines, collecting fine Adirondack sugar maple sap to be turned into delicious maple products with the help of family and friends. Maple products at Mud St. Maple include maple syrup, walnuts, creams, candy, and bourbon maple 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!

Lake George Brew House

The Lake George Brew House produces craft beer for brewing companies in New York State and elsewhere. We offer a draft selection of over 15 different beers brewed on premises. Our core brands are Northway Brewing Company and Cooperstown Brewing Company. We also produce cold brew coffee as well as craft sodas. We offer tours of our brewery production and tastings.

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.

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.

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.

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 smokehouse 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.

Mean Max Brew Works

We are a local minded farm brewery dedicated to and specializing in richly crafted handmade ales and lagers. Because we believe in the locavore practice and coupled with time honored traditions, practices and green processes you will appreciate each our craft brews. Time is what goes into making every Mean Max Brew Works a delicious take on our variety of offerings.

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.