Lake George Vacation Tips From Our Adirondack Concierge

Welcome to our Adirondack Concierge, a one-stop resource to help you plan your visit to Lake George! When you stay at Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center, you’ll be close to all the action, no matter what time of year you decide to visit. Use the features below to learn more about nearby activities and attractions, plus Lake George vacation tips to make your stay as action-packed and stress-free as possible.

Channeling Your Inner-Child: Snow Tubing & Sledding

Winter activities abound in the Lake George region. After a restful night at The Fort William Henry Hotel, start your morning with a big breakfast at The White Lion Restaurant. The omelets are famous and the cinnamon swirl french toast or Adirondack oatmeal will give you a satisfying start for the day ahead. If you’re […]

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A Snowmobile Adventure Awaits You

Adventure Begins Lake George is sure to have the snowmobile experience of your dreams, whether you prefer groomed trails or deep snow and backcountry adventure since we have the best of both worlds. Snowmobiling is an exhilarating sport, and the Lake George area offers some of the country’s best. With deep snow annually, the season […]

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Guest Safety Update

COVID-19 UPDATE The Fort William Henry Hotel is currently open and accepting reservations. Certain amenities and services may be operating in a limited or modified capacity. We will continue to make adjustments to our operations as appropriate. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please check back regularly for our latest updates. DURING YOUR STAY As […]

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Enjoy Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing This Winter

Winter recreation in the Lake George Area is always a fun and relaxing endeavor. The temperatures may have dropped outdoors, but the winter activities have heated up. The region offers miles of opportunities for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. There are so many excellent options, including trails through the woods, open fields, around lakes and […]

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Go Skiing & Snowboarding Near Lake George

IMPORTANT NOTE: Ticket sales for ski areas are limited to ensure guest safety. Please check the mountain websites for updates. It’s advised that you reserve your lift tickets in advance or check with the mountain directly for their ticket purchasing policy. The Lake George Area is a Wonderland for Skiers and Snowboarders With another Adirondack winter […]

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Winter Activities on Lake George
Lake George Winter Carnival

Winter in the Adirondacks is a beautiful time of year.  In the winter of  1961 the first Lake George Winter Carnival was held. Unfortunately, the 2021 Winter Carnival has been canceled due to the Regulations Surrounding the Covid-19 Pandemic.   We eagerly look forward to the 2022 Winter Carnival and the celebration of the 60th Carnival.  […]

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The Fort William Henry Museum and Restoration and the French and Indian War Reenactment
History Comes Alive at Fort William Henry

The Fort William Henry Museum and Restoration has added a new feature – Living History!! Step back in time at Fort William Henry. What was like to be at the outpost in the wilderness in 1757; the hardships and fears of being the front line in defense of the British Colonies from French invaders? Talk […]

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Fireworks – No better spot to see them!

The Village of Lake George has fireworks on the Fourth of July and every Thursday after that for the rest of the summer. The fireworks are launched from a barge just a few hundred yards offshore. They light up the lake and the noise echoes of the surrounding mountains. One word: spectacular. The Fort William […]

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Improvements to Fort William Henry Museum in the works

Just to the east of the Fort William Henry Hotel‘s Premium Wing is the Fort William Henry Museum and Restoration. This popular attraction has entertained and educated several thousand tourists and locals since the 1950s. The restored fort is located on the site of the original fort which played a major role in the French […]

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