Known as the “Queen of American Lakes”, Lake George is a popular upstate New York vacation destination with a rich history as a playground for the gilded age elite. In fact, many of the era's most famous families, including Roosevelts, Vanderbilts, and Rockefellers vacationed here or had their own lavish estates on the Bolton Landing’s “Millionaires’ Row” - and it’s easy to see why.
Along with its picture-perfect setting at the base of the Adirondack Mountains, Lake George features an array of attractions, eateries and activities for visitors of all ages. From fishing and boating to scenic mountain hikes and winter skiing, endless opportunities for recreation abound. You’ll also find famous historic sites, including Fort William Henry and Fort Ticonderoga, and family-friendly attractions like the Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom – the largest amusement park in the state of New York. After just one visit, you’ll see why generations of families have fallen in love with Lake George.