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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. Arrange your visit to Lake George and discover more family-friendly attractions in Lake George using our Lake George vacation builder.
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  • This place has many different attractions, such as a beach, restaurants, arcades, gift shops, hiking places, boating tours, and more. Lots to do if you go. I stayed for 3 days and never ran out of thi...  more »
  • Had the best time during Americade week in Lake George, NY!! There were 5 of use and we stayed at Cramers Point Motel and Cottages. The Cottage was very clean and well kept. We enjoyed a night out on ...  more »
  • Lake George is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful places on Earth. 32 miles of blue waters surrounded by majestic mountains. Put Lake George on your bucket list.  more »

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Where to stay in Lake George

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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