Outdoor activities for families are abundant in and around Lake George at the foothills of the majestic Adirondacks. Located at the base of the Adirondacks, Lake George is nicknamed the “Queen of American Lakes,” for its picturesque beauty. Towns such as Ticonderoga, Hague, Lake Placid and the Village of Lake George, are quintessential vacation spots, and are magnets for families and couples. Steeped in history, the tourist-friendly region, and area attractions, offer a whirlwind of activity for everyone from beach-goers to roller coaster aficionados.
One of the best ways to enjoy the Adirondacks and take in the spectacular views is by going for a hike. The region offers an amazing number of hiking destinations for beginners to more advanced outdoor enthusiasts, including: