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Lake George, Lake George

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Extending about 51.8 km (32.2 mi) in length, nestled in a resort town, Lake George offers an array of water activities, boating options, and tourist facilities. It is suitable for swimming and scuba diving, with or without instructors. Hop aboard one of the cruise boats and go sightseeing, or try jet skiing, tubing, or rafting. The lake also has hiking trails, parasailing clubs, skydiving opportunities, hot air balloons, golf courses, the biggest amusement park in New York, and an abundance of dining and lodging options. Plan your activities in advance. Put Lake George at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lake George trip planning site .
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  • I have been to Alaska and Lake George is just as nice. Very patrolled lake; which I agree with because there can be idiots on this lake and they keep and eye on everyone. Great family place. Village h...  more »
  • Friendly people, delicious local cuisine and the amazing scenery along the lake was just serene. Must visit especially during fall.  more »
  • If you want to see the lake by boat, try one of the large boats that will take you on a 2-3 or 4 hour tour of the lake.  more »

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Inns housed inside stately homes make for a luxurious visit to the lake. Rental cabins and cottages are popular for longer stays, but book ahead of time as these properties fill up fast in the warm months. Large resorts boast full-service facilities and social events, while bed and breakfasts and inns offer serenity and comfort for short stays.
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