Adirondacks Activities in the Fall :: Luxury Upstate NY Inn


Few places are more spectacular than New England in the fall.



The Adirondacks, located in Upstate New York, are home to one of the most striking displays of trees bursting into the colors of autumn. The Adirondack mountains are as picturesque as any painting, and offer a spectacular show of beauty as far as the eyes can see.


From the colors of autumn, to calm and tranquil lakes, the Adirondack region offers amazing views and opportunities that you won’t want to miss out on.


In addition to the striking fall scenery, there are plenty of fun and exciting things that you can do during a stay in the Adirondacks. It really is an idealistic getaway for families, couples, and friends alike. To give you a taste of what you can expect from a visit to the Adirondacks, here are just a few of the many things you can do while visiting this fall.


Take a Hot Air Balloon Ride

Flying high above the vibrant colors, seeing the Adirondacks like never before in hot air balloon ride  is one of the most memorable ways to experience the mountains.


Go Horseback Riding

Don’t fancy flying high above the mountains? Then why not consider a horseback riding adventure instead? Horseback riding in the Adirondacks is a truly unique way to take in the surrounding beauty. It’s a relaxing activity and a great way to unwind and truly experience the beauty of nature.


Take a Hike

The Adirondack Mountains are home to more than two thousand miles of picturesque trails that wind through the forests, and along the waterfalls. What better way to take in the changing beauty of the forest than walking beneath the colorful trees? The summits offer breathtaking vantage points with 360 degree views that are truly amazing.


Go for a Scenic Drive

The Lake George region is home to some amazing, breathtaking scenic routes. Drive past historic mansions, rustic cabins, estates, shops, and of course –take in all of the beauty that the mountains have to offer. Explore some of Lake George’s top scenic routes.


hiking in the Adirondacks

Enjoy a Festival

There are a number of different fall festivities that happen in Lake George during the autumn. The Westport Fall Fair is a fun fall event that takes place October 3rd. There is also the 5th annual Lake George Oktoberfest and Fall Festival October 9-11, and you won’t want to miss out on that. A whole weekend devoted to German food, beer, live music, and so much more!


Take a Romantic Getaway

The Adirondack Mountains make for a perfect romantic getaway. For the perfect autumn trip, consider booking the Upstate NY Fall Foliage Romance Package –giving you and your loved one the opportunity to get the most from your getaway. Spend some quality time together while enjoying the amazing views of the High Peaks and Southern Adirondacks with two tickets for the Gore Mountain Gondola. This package also includes a picnic lunch and a three course romantic, candle-lit dinner.



The Adirondacks has so much to offer that you’re certain to have an enjoyable experience. There’s a reason that the Adirondacks are a favorite vacation destination –one that many look forward to returning to every year.


To learn more about a fall getaway to the Adirondacks, Visit Friends Lake today.