10 Popular Destinations in and around the Adirondacks

10 Popular Destinations in and around the Adirondacks

The Adirondack region in New York state is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. Here are 10 popular destinations in and around the Adirondacks:

Lake Placid

Lake Placid is a village known for hosting the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics and its outdoor recreational activities like hiking, skiing, and ice skating.

Saranac Lake

Saranac Lake is a small town with a rich history and culture, and known for its art galleries and Adirondack-style architecture.

Adirondack Park

Adirondack Park is a massive protected area that encompasses over six million acres of forests, lakes, and mountains, and is perfect for camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities.

Whiteface Mountain

Whiteface Mountain is a popular skiing destination with the highest vertical drop in the eastern United States.

High Peaks Wilderness Area

High Peaks Wilderness Area is a collection of 46 high peaks that are popular for hiking and offer spectacular views.

Ausable Chasm

Ausable Chasm is a scenic gorge with hiking trails, rafting, and kayaking opportunities.

Tupper Lake

Tupper Lake is a charming town with plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities, including boating, fishing, and hiking.

Lake George

Lake George is a popular tourist destination known for its clear waters, beaches, and outdoor activities like parasailing, kayaking, and fishing.

Old Forge

Old Forge is a small town known for its location near the Fulton Chain of Lakes and for being the gateway to the Adirondacks.
Fort Ticonderoga – a historic fort that played a crucial role in the French and Indian War and the American Revolution and offers tours and reenactments.

Happy motoring!


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