Category: Lake George

20 Tips to Trail Riding with Your Horse

Most people think of trail riding as going to a public stable and mounting an unenthusiastic horse that will mechanically take you down the same trail that it has takes several times a day for years. Such an experience is nice for beginners, however, if you are an accomplished rider it can be frustrating to […]

Memoirs: Camping the Islands of Lake George

My first memories of campaign go back to the time I was pretty little. I remember ever so clearly the excitement of sleeping in a tent, sitting around the campfire and just the feeling of everyone relaxing with nothing to distract them. Of course as I grew my love of camping become more complex and […]

AMERICA’S FASCINATION WITH LOG CABINS

Log cabins have been enjoyed by Americans for literally hundreds of years and they are as loved now as they were centuries ago! There are many traditional styles that are common in the United States, some of which have evolved into complex elite residences and others which have maintained the rustic simplicity of the past. […]

The Wonderful World of Boathouses

I have always been fascinated by Boathouses, both the kind you live in and the kind that are built as garages for boats. This article is about the latter. LAKE GEORGE & BOARTHOUSES Most of the high end lakefront properties in Lake George have nice boathouses on the lake. Due to the cold winters these […]

GREAT HIKES NEAR LAKE GEORGE VILLAGE

A visit to the Adirondacks would hardly be complete without benefiting from the awesome natural splendor the mountain tops have to give you. The best way to do this is by hiking them! The Adirondacks offer spectacular hikes with amazing views! Actually, Adirondack Park has over 2,000 miles of trails that makes it the nations […]

Horseback Riding Tips

Lake George has long been considered one of the best places to come for a break in the fast pace of city life. Especially in the summertime you will find lots of people visiting from NYC, New Jersey, Connecticut and even Montreal. Most of them come to relax and soak up the therapeutic effects that […]

Fun Winter Activities in the LK George Area

Lake George is considered one of the most attractive summer vacation spots for residents of NYC, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and even Montreal. However, very few people from these areas realize that it is an amazing and unique winter destination as well! What is there to do in Lake George in the winter? Lots! It […]

The 2017 winter carnival in LK George, NY

As many of you already know, every February the village of Lake George puts together a grandiose winter celebration.  Known as the winter carnival. The most popular moments and activities take place every weekend in February. WHAT IS THE LK GEORGE WINTER CARNIVAL LIKE? The crisp winter air will invigorate you as you take in […]

Adirondack Culture: Quilting

Most americans have fond memories of snuggling up in an old quilt that their grandmother —or great-grandmother—  had made years before. Some of these family heirlooms may even have made the infamous trek out west on a wagon train. It is often complained that things just aren’t what they used to be, however, quilt making […]

THE ROMANTIC CRUISE SHIPS OF LAKE GEORGE, NY

  The only way to really get the magical feel of Lake George is to spend time actually on the lake. Many tourists that visit enjoy the many great activities that the area has to offer, maybe spend some time at the beach and then go home satisfied. However, they leave without having any idea […]