*Kayak (2 person) and a 3 person canoe * Camp Fire Pit with wood * BAR-BBQ Grill and Picnic tables * Video and Game Library * Yard Games
* 2 - Free boat launches at each end of lake * 6 Tennis & Basketball Courts - free * Fishing Pier & Docks * Schroon Lake beach /w lifeguards * Schroon Lake-North Hudson Historical Museum * Power Boats, Canoes & Kayak Rentals * Pontoon Narrated Boat Rides - Reservations required (518-532-7675) * Square Dancing in the Park - Weds at 7 pm * Strand Movie Theater (renovated 1950's theater) * Seagle Music Colony - live performances * Weekly Concerts at: Boathouse Theater and Word of Life Inn * Numerous Hiking and Biking Trails * Great Fishing - trout, bass, pike, perch & salmon * Hunting - many species * The Towne Store -6,000 sf General Store * Antique and Adirondack Gift Shop * Restaurants, Taverns & a Coffee House * Full Service Tops Supermarket * Stewart's Shoppe and Gas * Health Center * Laundromat * Town Library * Churches
Located north of village in North Hudson Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Canoing, Kayaking, Cross Country Skiing, and Snow Shoeing A little smaller than Pharaoh Lake area. Owl Pate and Hail Mts offer great views. Many ponds offer scenic fishing and numerous hiking trails. New off road, groomed mountain biking trails, for numerous abilities.
Located north of village in North Hudson Hiking, Fishing, Cross Country Skiing, and Snow Shoeing 45,208 Acres, 36.5 miles of trails - 12 bodies of water for a total of 92 acres. Dix Mt-Elev 4,857, McComb Mt-Elev 4,405, Dial Mt-4,020. Very rugged mountainous terrain, no marked trails leading to South & East Dix, Hough and McComb . For experienced hikers mostly bushwhacking goes on. On Northwest side of area there is a maintained trail system to the peaks of Round Top, Noonmark, Bear Den, Dial, Nippletop, Colvin, Blake and Pinnacle.
South Section reachable from Newcomb North Section accessible through Keane Hiking, Fishing, Cross Country Skiing, and Snow Shoeing 192,685 Acres, 238.5 miles of trails - 112 bodies of water total of 1,392 acres of water. Mt. Marcy (tallest in NY)-Elev 5,344, Algonquin Peak-Elev 5,114. Largest area in the entire park, with the largest concentration of Peaks and people. Numerous maintained trails and peaks with great views exist. Also many brooks offer scenic waterfalls and trout fishing.
*Schroon Lake Marina, Schroon Lake(518-532-7884)
*Beckley's Boat Rentals, Lake George(518-668-2651)
*Parasail Adventures, Lake George(518-668-4644)
*Mikes Lake Sports, Lake George(518-668-4919)
*Wave Runner Adventures, Lake George(518-668-2878)
*Lockhart Charters, Warrensburg(1-888-848-5253)
*Northway Adk Tours, Quensbury(1-888-4NY-Guide)
*Rod Bender, Diamond Point(518-668-0488)
*Ted's Charter, Diamond Point(518-668-5334)
*Dog Sled Rides, Lake Placid(518-891-6239)
*Loon Lake Stables, Chestertown(518-494-5168)
*Snow Tours Inc., Saranac Lake(518-523-3415)
30 Minutes from Schroon Lake
Lake George Area, South of Schroon Lake
*Fort William Henry, Lake George - Fort used during the French-Indian War *Lake George Historical Assoc and Museum - Canada Street (518-668-5044) *Chapman Historic Museum, Glens Falls - Glen Street (518-793-2826) *World Awareness Children's Museum, Glens Falls - Glen Street (518-793-2773) *Down Yonder Interpretation Farm - Educational programs and Museum
Areas about 30 minutes West from Schroon Lake
*North Creek Depot Museum *Garnet Mine Tours - North Creek, at Gore Mountain
Champlain Valley - 30 minutes East & North of Schroon Lake
*Fort Ticonderoga Historic Landmark of the French-Indian War *Hancock House - Ticonderoga, Historic home and museum *Crown Point Historic Site, Crown Point - French-Indian War fort & park *Railroad & Mining Heritage Park - Port Henry, (518-546-3341) *The Iron Center - Port Henry, (518-546-3587) (Open 12:00 - 3:00 pm, Wed-Fri-Sat) *The Adirondack History Museum - Elizabethtown, Discover the Human Faces of Adks
Other Areas about 45 minutes from Schroon Lake
*Adirondack Museum - Wonderful Cultural Museum of the Adirondacks *Newcomb Interpretation Center - Environmental Programs and Museum *Camp Santanoni, Newcomb - Adk Great Camp, hike in and tour *Olympic Complex, Lake Placid - Home of the 1932 and 1980 Olympics *Adirondack Railroad, Lake Placid Historic Steam Train *John Brown Farm, Lake Placid - Historic homestead of abolitionist
Arts and Entertainment
Schroon Lake or nearby (within 1 mile)
*Strand Movie Theater (renovated historic theater) Weekly Offerings (May - December) *Seagle Music Colony - Live theater performances - at the Boat House and their Theater *Weekly Concerts at the Lakeside Pavilion and at Word of Life Inn *Schroon Lake Arts Council - Held at Boathouse Theater
30 minutes from Schroon Lake
Within 45 minutes to 1 hour of Schroon Lake
Lake Placid and Lake George both make great day trips with a lot of activities and attractions and we are located almost directly between them! You can get settled in with us and then from our central location, experience everything in the Adirondacks, without the hassle of moving around and constantly unpacking.