Local Area Recreation Near Lake George / Saratoga KOA Journey
White water raft,hike,swim,cruise on the lake,fly like an eagle on the zip line, shop till you drop at the outlets, enjoy free concerts on Lake Luzerne (ranging from rock and roll,western etc.),wander thru antique shops,browse local thrift stores and garage sales.Enjoy Thursday night fireworks on Lake George ..Every August there are 2 town wide garage sales and 1 town wide one in July.(You never know what you might find back in the hills.) Every August the town of Stony Creek has lumberjack days. Saratoga the August place to be- this year July too.Visit both the flat and harness tracks. The Saratoga Racino has a wide variety of slots. The racino also have some really good restaurants and a large,really inexpensive buffet. While camping at our KOA remember to visit the forts- Fort Ticonderoga and Fort William Henry.There is also indoor rock climbing as well as the sky high trampolines within a half hour drive.
white water rafting
There are 4 local whitewater rafting companies. It runs a class 3.This is a fun family activity.(Check with the individual company for age limit for young children)
Go take a hike!.
Hike up Hadley Mountain to see the historic Hadley Fire Tower built in 1917.This has been recently restored..Magnificent views and wild flowers await you within the "blue line" of the;Adirondack Park.
Cruise Lake George day or nite
There are many cruises offered on Lake George. The 3 major ones are ...The MINNIE HA-HA,the MOHECAIN, and
the LAC DU ST,SACREMENT. The cruises and avail. during the day as well as evening ones.The dinner crusies are very popular especially on firework nites at the Lake. The shorter cruises on the Minnie Haha are great for families with young children.
WHITE WATER RAFTING
Enjoy the fun of white water rafting. There are 4 rafting companies within 2 miles of our KOA..One is within walking distance.Most days the river is running a class 3. Yes, you paddle but then there are water fights between different rats, time to swim,etc.