Summer is right around the corner, and it’s time to pack your bags for New York’s original vacation destination: Lake George. Summer on Lake George is all about fun on the lake, exploring the great outdoors, and enjoying family-friendly entertainment. One of our favorite summer pastimes is spending time at Lake George amusement parks, where the entire family can enjoy thrilling rides and attractions! 

Continue your summer getaway at The Lodges at Cresthaven and enjoy all the amenities of our 11-acre resort on the shores of Lake George!

Six Flags Great Escape

Six Flags Great Escape is the biggest and most popular Lake George amusement park. Experience over 135 rides and attractions, including exhilarating family, kids, and thrill rides. From the thrilling loops of the Flashback roller coaster to bumble bee swings for the kids, there is something for everyone! In addition to thrilling rides, Hurricane Harbor is a fantastic outdoor water park open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Cool off this summer at the giant wave pool, lazy river, speed slides, and more!

Lake George Expedition Park

The Lake George Expedition Park offers a unique setting for family fun in the Adirondacks! The Magic Forest is an excellent place for kids to have an amusement park experience without the crowds. Rides include a carousel, fun-sized train rides, tilt-a-whirl, bumper cars, and more. The other end of the park is home to Dino Roar Valley, where you can learn all about dinosaurs with hands-on activities and experiences.  

Funa’rama Fun Park

The Funa’rama Fun Park is an excellent destination for classic summertime fun in Lake George. Attractions include bumper boats, bumper cars, carousels, tilt-a-whirl, and an indoor arcade.

Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course

The Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course is not an amusement park but an excellent place for visitors looking for one-of-a-kind summertime fun! Explore the Adirondack forests with treetop adventures and zipline tours. Or spend a relaxing afternoon floating down the Lower Hudson River with Tubby Tubes

Plan a Summer Vacation in Lake George Today!

Kick off your summer getaway in the Adirondacks at our Lake George amusement parks. The Lodges at Cresthaven provide the perfect setting for your summer travels directly on the shores of the Queen of Lakes. Enjoy seasonal amenities like beach access, an outdoor pool, playground, sports courts, horseshoe pits, kayaks, paddleboards, outdoor charcoal grills, grocery, fishing off the dock, weekly entertainment, and a lakeside lounge. 

Browse our Lake George vacation rentals and find the perfect home away from home for your family this summer!