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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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  • As Thomas Jefferson states, this place is the queen of american lakes. One cannot miss the peace and serenity while visiting lake george. While I would like to keep the place calm and free from too ma...  more »
  • I went to Lake George in the middle of winter and the lake was frozen and lots of people are fishing on the lake I thought that was cool if you're a fishing man or an Outdoorsman I would definitely re...  more »
  • We stop by George Lake on the way and back to Canada.really beautiful lake .5 min from highway. Looks like busy place on summer time.  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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