The Adirondacks are known for their beautiful lakes, protected old-growth forests, and stunning views—and some of the best vistas can be found on the twists and turns of these Lake George hikes. As one of the most popular destinations in the Adirondacks, Lake George is one of the largest lakes in the area clocking in at approximately 32 miles long, but only one to three miles across. The narrow body of water is the perfect setting for hiking trails and exploring the rugged beauty of the Adirondacks.
Lake George hikes vary in length and difficulty—from east jaunts with waterfalls and gradual elevation gains to moderate and difficult treks with steep climbs to panoramic outlook points. While the Lake George area has a lot to offer visitors, it can be often be crowded and overrun with tourists. Our best suggestion is enjoying a day trip to Lake George, but when it comes to lodging in the Adirondacks it’s best to stay off the beaten path for the full immersive expereince in this magincal wilderness wonderland.
Our boutique hotel in the Adirondacks in the ideal location for a serene and private getaway in Upstate New York. Not only do we offer miles of hiking trails on our propery just outside the Inn, but you’ll only be a quick and beautiful drive for a day trip to experience one of these Lake George hikes. Your luxurious accommidations will await your return with big comfortable beds, cozy fireplaces, and deep air-jetted tubs for soaking those tired muscles. Be sure to come back in time to enjoy a romantic dinner for two at our on-site gourmet restaurant, offering farm-to-table delights and a lovely wine selection. Book your room at our hotel in the Adirondacks today!
While you’ll love to explore the private trails on our property surrounding our hotel in the Adirondacks, which you’ll feel like you have all to yourself, checking out one of the Lake George hikes is a fantastic way to spend a beautiful day. Here we’ll profile six of the best Lake George hiking trails on the west side of the lake, which are about a half hour from our Inn.
After a day trip out to explore the nearby Lake George hikes, you’ll love returning to our hotel in the Adirondacks. Our location is near the quiet Friends Lake, and our wooded property is a haven for romantic getaways and resetting from the business of city life. We’re the only hotel in the Adirondacks that offers full access to our private nature trails, along with comfortable luxury accommodations and a fine-dining restaurant. It’s truly a complete and all-inclusive destination—the ultimate place to unwind!
Each spacious guest room is equipped with luxurious amenities to make your getaway unforgettable; you’ll love the steam showers and jetted tubs, uber-comfortable beds with sumptuous linens, all the modern touches, and so much more. Our boutique property comprises 18 lodging accommodations, from romantic Lake Rooms to cozy Tree Rooms for the ideal setting. Our warm and welcoming staff can make recommendations and reservations whenever needed.
You’ll also love dining at our on-site fine dining restaurant during your stay. Whether for breakfast with piping hot coffee, sweet and savory classics, and fresh fruit to our multi-coursed seasonal menus for romantic dinners, you’ll feel like you’ve enjoyed some genuinely memorable meals. Start planning your next getaway to the Adirondacks, and book your room today!
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