Now that the cold of winter is behind us, many of us are thinking about our next summer vacation destination. If you’ve never been to Lake George during the summer, then you are seriously missing out! Lake George is the perfect place to plan an Upstate New York summer vacation with endless outdoor activities to celebrate the season. From fun on the lake to hiking mountains and seasonal events, there’s something for everyone to discover in the Adirondacks. Stay with us at The Lodges at Cresthaven and enjoy summer activities without even leaving the property!
Our waterfront Lake George resort comes alive during the summer! The private beach reopens for guests to experience water adventures with our on-site kayaks, paddleboards, and rowboats. Our pool facility and Boathouse Restaurant are scheduled to reopen for guests in April. For families visiting us this summer, we invite you to join us for activities like beach bonfires, magic shows, face painting, and treasure hunting! We are the best choice for summer fun in Lake George.
Lake George Summer Activities
A summer vacation in Lake George offers endless opportunities no matter your interests. Whether you want to explore the great outdoors or visit local museums, there is something to keep everyone busy. Here are a few of the top summer activities in the Adirondacks:
- Water activities are an essential part of any Upstate New York summer vacation. Explore the water on your own with kayaking or boating. There are also tours on the water, such as boat cruises, parasailing, whitewater rafting, and jet skiing.
- The Adirondack Mountains surrounding Lake George offer excellent hiking and biking trails. Prospect Mountain, Buck Mountain, and Warren County Bikeway are the best spots in town.
- When you need a break from the outdoors, there are plenty of things to do inside. Visit the Fort William Henry Museum and learn about local history. Art lovers can stop at the Hyde Collection, and shopaholics can find a special gift at the charming boutiques in Lake George Village.
- Summer brings exciting annual events you can plan your vacation around. Every Thursday and Friday offers free music and fireworks at Shepard Park. If you are interested in a weekend of delicious dining and drinks, then join us for the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival in June.
Your Summer Vacation in Lake George Awaits!
It’s time to start planning your Upstate New York summer vacation in Lake George. The Lodges at Cresthaven offers fantastic Adirondack vacation rentals for families and couples. Enjoy all of our resort amenities like horseshoe pits, a volleyball court, a bocce court, picnic tables, and charcoal grills. After a day of activities together, unwind in your vacation rental with stunning views of the lake and Adirondack mountains.