Category: Outdoor Activities

Hikes near Lake George Village

The Adirondacks have a never-ending array of spectacular hikes and amazing views! Adirondack Parkitself  has over 2,000 miles of trails, that makes it the nations largest trail system! With such extensive trails it should not surprise you that there are hiking trails to suit anyones needs. Of course our site concentrates on the romantic aspects […]

Understanding Which Hiking Boot to Buy

There is nothing better than the sensation that comes from an amazing hike through rough country terrain. One of the biggest factors to whether or not you will be able to enjoy that sensation is the boots that you have on your feet. No, that is not an exaggeration. The right hiking boots, or lack […]

Tips for Buying the Perfect Snowboarding Boots Online

A rookie mistake that way too many people make is to spend their money on buying an awesome snowboard while skimping on the boots.  You should choose your snowboarding boots very wisely, since they can make the difference between a great day on the mountain or a miserable one. It is essential that the boots […]

Winter Hiking in the Adirondacks

The summer months bring an endless trove of hikers to the Adirondacks, and it is no wonder why. The beauty of the region is spectacular and it is only a few hours distance from several metropolis areas making it easily accessed for a weekend getaway. Very few people, however, realize that the hiking doesn’t have […]

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 […]

Hiking the 46 Adirondack Peaks

They are called the Adirondack Forty-Sixers. We couldn’t write about hiking in the Adirondacks without a tribute to this legendary hiking club. The name: Forty-Sixers comes from the 46 high peaks in the Adirondacks. That is the peaks that surpass 4,000 feet. The club is very well established and organized, new members are assigned a […]


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 […]

Great Ideas for a Break in the Winter Cold: Swimming with the Pigs!

As much as we love upstate NY in the winter there does come a time when we need to get a way and get a healthy dose of sunshine. Below are some great places to do just that: As bizarre as it might sound swimming with the pigs has recently became a unique and surprisingly […]