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Relax and unwind at one of the top rated Upstate New York Resorts, Friends Lake Inn - the top hotel in Upstate New York

Get Unplugged at our Upstate New York Hotel

Are you longing to escape the hectic, fast-paced life in the city? Look no further than our #1-rated Upstate New York Hotel, located in the beautiful and tranquil Adirondacks region. If you’ve never experienced the pristine wilderness and unparalleled atmosphere of the Adirondacks, this fall is the perfect opportunity. Our Upstate New York hotel is …

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Hikers enjoying the view in fall from the best hikes in the Adirondacks

Take These Amazing Hikes in the Adirondacks This Fall

Is there anything better in the fall that getting out and experiencing one of the best hikes in the Adirondacks? This part of Upstate New York is absolutely sensational in fall, with vibrant hues of red, orange, and yellow contrasting against the evergreens and sparkling blue of the lakes and rivers. Exploring the best hikes …

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Young diverse couple enjoying hiking and exploring at the Adirondack Adventure Center

Don’t Miss the Adirondack Adventure Center This Summer

If you’ve visited the Adirondacks region in Upstate New York, then you know just how fun a getaway here during the summer can be!  One of our favorite destinations for big adventure and plenty of joy is the Adirondack Adventure Center. From treetop adventures to fun on the water, the Adirondack Adventure Center is an …

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Beautiful view of Friends Lake, taken near one of the top-rated Upstate New York Resorts

One of the Best Places to Stay in Upstate New York

A new year is here, which means an entire year full of adventures and possibilities are waiting to be discovered. Upstate New York, particularly the Adirondacks region, should definitely be on your “must-see” list this year. The Adirondacks is undoubtedly one of the best places to stay in Upstate New York – especially when you …

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Snowmobiling is one of the best things to do in Upstate New York This Winter

The Best Things to do in Upstate New York This Winter

There are so many wonderful things to do in Upstate New York throughout winter.  It’s truly a magical season to visit the Adirondacks, with breathtaking beauty awaiting at every turn in these snow-covered landscapes. Our Upstate New York hotel is well-situated for endless adventures in the outdoors, but we make it just as easy for …

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Stunning views of Adirondacks fall foliage near our upstate New York hotel

Enjoy Some Stunning Adirondacks Fall Foliage

If you’re looking for a truly stunning getaway this fall, look no further than our hotel in Upstate New York’s Adirondacks region.  It’s a stunning place to relax, unwind, and see some of the best Adirondacks fall foliage.  Whether relaxing in the beautiful outdoor spaces on our property, taking a walk on the private nature …

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whitewater rafting with Adirondack Adventure Center

Take an Adventure at White Water Rafting in the Adirondacks

We know not everyone comes to the Adirondacks for big adventures – some just come here for deep relaxation. You can find both here, though, often on the same trip! White water rafting in the Adirondacks is a popular activity, and we love to partner with our friends at Adirondack Adventure Center for this and …

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beautiful views from the Lake George hiking trails in the Adirondacks

The Best Lake George Hiking Trails to Explore This Summer

Lake George is one of the biggest and most popular lakes in the Adirondacks, well known for its scenic beauty and access to nature.  Surrounding the area is a wonderful network of Lake George hiking trails, which offer unprecedented views of the Adirondacks and the lake itself. Though Lake George is popular, it’s also very …

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