Relax and enjoy the natural beauty of Fort Ticonderoga. Picnic areas are plentiful and diverse for whatever atmosphere you want. Find a secluded shady table near the King’s Garden. Enjoy a meal from the America's Fort Cafe at our ample picnic area near the Log House Welcome Center and parking area, or bring your own picnic lunch. Visitors to Mount Defiance can eat under cover in the pavilion at the summit, with glorious views of the fort, Lake Champlain, the Adirondack Mountains, and the Green Mountains.