Summer in the Adirondacks is all about chasing adventure – on mountain trails and mountain bikes, in rivers and lakes, and deep forests shaded by towering pine and balsam trees. Whatever adventure means to you, you'll find it here in Northern New York. Discover new microbrew and wine trails, secluded beaches, and remote islands where you can pitch a tent and watch the sun set and the stars come out.
This summer, the Adirondacks unveil a whole host of new attractions and things to do. First up: Posh Primitive, a new glamping destination in the Lake George Area offering elegant camping in a rustic setting. The Wild Center's new attraction, the Wild Walk, opens July 4th and will welcome visitors to hike along the treetops at the Tupper Lake museum. Beyond, everything from Fort Ticonderoga's new Carillon Boat Cruises to new foodie festivals ensure the Adirondacks are ramping up for an exciting summer season.
As one of the largest outdoor recreation destinations in the country, the Adirondacks' treasures are found in its mountains, on lakes and streams, and along the thousands of miles of trails that connect the wilderness to civilization. This summer, chase fireflies, try stand-up paddle boarding, hike a mountain or rent a boat and go fishing. Summer in the Adirondacks is a special season, one that can make you feel like a kid again. Now, listen to your mother and go play outside!