Escape to the Southern Adirondacks Mountains at Friends Lake Inn. This 19th century Adirondack Inn offers distinctive lodging and two onsite dining options. Dine in one of our intimate dining rooms and the welcoming Birch Bistro our casual restaurant featuring regional beers and crafted beverages. Guests can also enjoy the outdoor sauna year round, and 9 miles of hiking trails. During the beautiful winter season trails are available for snowshoeing and x-country skiing. Regional attractions like downhill skiing at Gore Mountain and Lake George annual festivals are just a short drive away. During any season, Friends Lake Inn offers the perfect back drop for romantic getaways in upstate New York.