The Lake George Area is a beach destination. These sandy spots are on every lake in the region. Choose a small beach away from the hustle and bustle of town or bring your whole family to a larger swathe of sand. Make it part of your day, or the only reason for your vacation. It wouldn’t be a Lake George Area vacation without hitting the beach.

A day at the beach is a classic summer pastime

There are pristine beaches to swim and splash on every lake in the region. These Adirondack waters are as clean as they come, so go ahead and cannonball into the water. Your kids will love dragging their beach toys to the edge of the water and swimming in the summertime sun. Pick a large beach where you can plot out your own patch of sand or a smaller beach where you can enjoy a good book in peace and quiet. Forget about your worries and put your toes in the water. While it’s always important to watch your family in the water, many beaches in the region have lifeguards on duty to ensure the safety of your family. Many Lake George Area beaches conveniently located near the main street. After a swim, you can put on your flip flops and walk to your local hotel or a waterfront restaurant.

Usher Park

Relax on the beach only minutes from Lake George Village at Usher Park! Facilities at the park include two pavilions (a large one for groups of 40-150, and a small one for groups under 40), picnic tables, playground equipment, a tennis court, a basketball court and a beach. Beach is available when lifeguards are on duty, which is during the summer season.

Wayside Beach

Spend an afternoon at this quaint beach on Lake Luzerne! Bring a picnic lunch and cooler to this quaint and quiet beach. The kids can swim while you launch your canoe, kayak, or small motor boat. This beach has a large parking lot and is absolutely free!

Hudson Grove Beach

Go for a swim in the Hudson! Hudson Grove Beach is a free swimming beach typically open from June through Labor Day.

Dog Beach

Bring your pup for a swim in Lake George! This beach has unofficially gained the name Dog Beach for it's acceptance of man's best friend. Dogs are welcome to splash in the water and relax on the sandy shore of this beach.

Lake Avenue Park

Hideaway on the beach at Lake Avenue Park! Lake Avenue Park includes a small, hidden public beach on Lake George. Visitors to the park can swim and take advantage of a boat launch for cartop, non-motorized vessels. The beach includes a children's wading area, benches, interpretive plantings, and on-site parking.

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.

Shepard Park

Bring your beach towel, a picnic lunch, and plenty of sunscreen, because you're not going to want to leave Shepard Park! Shepard Park Beach is conveniently located in the heart of Lake George Village.

Loon Lake Public Beach

Cool off in Loon Lake at the public beach! Loon Lake Town Beach is a well-maintained, recently-renovated sand beach with a small swimming area. The shallow and deep zones are marked and a raft floats in the deep section. There are also benches, a grassy picnic area, and small boat launch for non-motorized vessels.

Morry Stein Park & Beach at Echo Lake

Cool off in Echo Lake at Morry Stein Park & Beach! Morry Stein Park & Beach offers a swimming beach staffed by lifeguards throughout the summer, a pavilion available for reservation, picnic tables, playground equipment, and a basketball net. Please, no swimming without a lifeguard! Reserve the pavilion through the Warrensburg Town Hall.  

Lake George Beach

The "Million Dollar Beach" is a gorgeous place to swim in Lake George!

Veterans Memorial Park

Swim in the sun on Lake George at Veterans Memorial Park! Have fun in the sun at Veterans Memorial Park, a public park in the heart of Bolton Landing. Swim in the shallow swimming area or lounge on the sandy beach. Play basketball, hang on the docks, and enjoy picnic tables & grills, a playground, and a pavilion. The beach is open daily throughout the summer with lifeguards present.

Hague Town Beach Park

Swim in Lake George at Hague Town Beach Park! Swim in Lake George, lounge on the beach, or play on the playground at this public park! Guests to the park can also use the public boat launch for a small fee. Enjoy picnic areas and restrooms.