Top 10 Ways to Cool Off This Summer in Lake George

Top 10 Ways to Cool Off This Summer in Lake George

Top 10 Ways to Cool Off This Summer in Lake George.  It’s Time to Cool Off!

#10  Hike up Crane Mt – Enjoy a Pond on Top!

Hike Up Crane Mt. Info/maps CLICK HERE!
Top 10 Ways to Cool Off This Summer in Lake GeorgeView From The Summit to Crane Mt. Pond left.  A 30 minute drive from the Georgian, but well worth it!  Crane is the most interesting climb in the Southern Adirondacks with multiple trails up and down, a pond near the summit (great swimming and fishing), ladders – making the steep cliffs easy, and even a cave to explore!  Top it off with spectacular views!  This can easily be a full day adventure.  Check out Summit Post for a lot of info on Crane Mt.
Find The Trailhead – Google Map CLICK HERE!

#9 Go Parasailing!

#8 Rent a Canoe or Kayak!

Canoe and Kayak Rentals Info! CLICK HERE!
Lake George Area Kayak Georgian Resort, Lake GeorgeGeorgian Resort Kayak Rentals – Lake George, NY.  At the Georgian Resort we have kayak and pedal boat rentals leaving from our beach.  Rentals can be arranged through the front desk.  Single and double kayaks and 2 or 4 person pedal boats are available.  518-668-5401 ext. 0 | website |“>
Lake George Kayak Company – Bolton Landing, NY.  The Lake George Area’s premier rental, sales and lesson center.  Canoe, Kayak & SUP Rentals – No Experience Necessary!  There’s so much to learn and so much to love about kayaking in the beautiful Adirondacks – everyone get started with canoe, kayak and SUP rentals! 518-644-9366 | website | email | map/directions.
FR Smith Marina – Bolton Landing, NY.  Full Service Marina with kayak, canoe, and boat rentals.  518-644-5181 | website | email | map/directions.
Beaver Brook Outfitters – Canoe and kayak trips on the Lower Hudson River from their Thurman outpost – small rapids and fast moving flat water.  Canoe downriver and shuttle back, all included.  Tubing trips also.  Rt. 9 to Rt. 418, 3.5 miles outside of Warrensburg, NY | 888-454-8433 | website | map/directions

#7 Rent a Boat on Lake George

Boat Rentals on Lake George Info! CLICK HERE!
Lake George Boat Rentals – Lake George, NY.  Canada Street, Pontoon Boats, Runabouts.  (518) 685-5331 | website | email Chic’s Marina – Bolton Landing, NY.  Largest Rental Fleet on Lake George.  Boston Whalers – the safest boats on the market today!  Pontoon Boat Rentals – 24 footers! Take your whole family on a day excursion – a vacation memory to last a lifetime!  Carolina Skiffs – the most durable, versatile, and stable boats!  518-644-2170 | website | email | map/directions Captain Bob’s Pontoon Boat Rentals BEST PRICE! Bolton Landing, 518-644-5921, website Map/directions  U-Drive Boat Rentals – At Shoreline Cruises, Canada Street, Lake George, NY.  Pontoon and Runabouts  518) 668-4644 | website | email | map/directions FR Smith Marina – Bolton Landing, NY.  Full Service Marina with kayak, canoe, and boat rentals. (518) 644-5181 | website | email

#6 Find a Waterfall! 

Waterfall Hikes near Lake George! CLICK HERE!
Hiking Shelving Rock Falls, Lake George, NYShelving Rock Falls left.  Mountain and waterfalls on the East Side of Lake Georgesee a complete description and downloadable mapsShelving Rock Mt. & Shelving Rock Falls. Butermilk Falls “The Bear Slides” CLICK HERE Dunkley Falls “The Black Hole” CLICK HERE

#5 Waterslide World and The Great Escape!

Waterslide World and Splashwater Kingdom Info! CLICK HERE!
The Great Escape – 86 Flags Drive, Queensbury, NY.  Operated by Six Flags, The Great Escape is the largest theme/amusement/water park in the State and is located just minutes south of Lake George Village.  518-792-3500 | website | map/directions
Waterslide World(Update 2018 – WSW will not be open this season due to the death of the owner)  Take a tube ride on the Amazon Adventure River, play volleyball in the water or on the sand, experience one of the greatest varieties of waterslides in the country, soak up the sun next to New York’s #1 wave pool. 2136 Rt 9, Lake George, NY 12845 | 518-668-4407 | website

#4 Just Relax on The Patio at The Georgian Pool

Pool, Patio and Cabana Bar at The Georgian Resort! CLICK HERE!
Our Cabana Bar opens at 11AM with lunch on the Patio  Now 2 Happy Hours: 12Noon-1PM and 4-6PM! Buy One Get One – Well Drinks and Wine!  1/2 Price Select Appetizers (4-6PM only), $1 Draft Specials, 1/2 price Buckets!  Also On The Georgian Patio enjoy Live Music, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, all 5:00 – 9:00PM

#3 Go Rafting, Hudson River Gorge!

Rafting on The Upper Hudson River Gorge! CLICK HERE!
The Upper Hudson traverses 16 miles of pristine Adirondack river, forest and mountain scenery with class II-IV rapids.  This is an Adventure Class river, but first timers are welcome!  April 1st – Columbus Day.  Tues., Thurs., Sat. & Sun.! Plus Memorial Day & Labor Day.  Outfitters are based just a half hours drive from the Georgian.  Ages 8+ in the Summer with higher ages in the Spring.

Find an Outfitter – Hudson River Gorge CLICK HERE!

#2 Rafting and Tubing Sacandaga & Lower Hudson!

Rafting/Tubing Sacandaga or Lower Hudson! CLICK HERE!
Whitewater Rafting and Whitewater Tubing trips are available on The Sacandaga River near Lake Luzerne.  This 3.5 mile stretch of river is dam controlled for very dependable bank-full river trips, with trips daily Memorial Day thru Labor Day.  Guests can select rafting or tubing with tubing being the more adventurous.  In a tube you’re actually in the rapids – in a raft you’re above the rapids!  Either way – the best Summer cooler around!

Find an Outfitter – Sacandaga River CLICK HERE! Find an Outfitter – Lazy River Tubing Lower Hudson CLICK HERE!

#1 Lake George Summer Cooler – Go Jump in The Lake!

Swimming in Lake George - Beaches CLICK HERE!

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