Nicknamed the “Queen of American Lakes,” New York’s Lake George truly is recreation royalty. Featuring everything from relaxing boat cruises to exhilarating amusement parks, the Lake George area is the perfect place for summer family fun.
The Adirondack adventures await at The Georgian Lakeside Resort, where exciting nearby attractions, onsite entertainment, and adrenaline-pumping activities offer something for everyone. No matter if you prefer a crazy day or a lazy day, you’ll find the summer vacation you’ve been searching for at this resort.
Start your vacation on a high note at Six Flags Great Escape Amusement Park. Six roller coasters and 58 total rides will appease thrill-seekers while 10 water rides and a smattering of sparkling pools appeal to the chill-seekers. This 351-acre playground has something for adventurers of all ages.
Continuing with the water theme, the Lake George Steamboat Company offers a variety of cruises on their three large ships. From one-hour cruises to complete tours of the historic and scenic lake, this company allows you to choose the length of your experience. Explore the shores on entertainment, sightseeing, meal, and specialty cruises.
For those who prefer solid ground, mosey on over to the buzzing tourist destination of Lake George Village. Featuring unique shops, chic cafes, fun-filled arcades, and a variety of attractions, every member of the family will find their version of fun here.
Fortunately, you don’t even have to leave the resort for almost endless entertainment. Splash around in the sprawling swimming pool, catch a tan on the comfortable patio, or soak in the bubbling Jacuzzi. Thursday through Sunday live music will get your body moving and weekly firework shows will end every Thursday night with a bang.
Tempt your taste buds at Giovanna’s On the Lake Restaurant, which spices up your stay with Executive Chef Felipe DeJesus’ new 2013 menu. Afterward, sip a cocktail at the Cabana Bar, a poolside pub that offers delicious appetizers and a four to seven p.m. happy hour everyday.
Additional activities include scenic horseback riding, breathtaking hiking trails, train rides on the Saratoga and North Creek Railroad, gondola rides at nearby Gore Mt. Ski Center, and tours of Fort Ticonderoga and William Henry. For some aquatic adventures, try whitewater rafting down the Sacandaga and Upper Hudson Rivers, kayak rentals and trips, and guided fishing trips.
Combining Lake George area attractions, onsite entertainment, and outdoor excursions, The Georgian Lakeside Resort showcases Adirondack adventures all summer.