- The list below includes 67 free or cheap things to do in or near Lake George, New York, including 73 different types of inexpensive activities like Arcades, Mini Golf, Hiking Trails and Specialty Museums.
- From Lake George to Buck mountain hiking trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lake George and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Saratoga Springs, Glens Falls, Bolton Landing and Queensbury.
The Covered Bridge Museum is a museum dedicated to the history of covered bridges. This museum is the only of its kind in the world and includes exhibits on the construction, engineering, and creators of different covered bridges.
A cinema multiplex with six theaters, the Rotterdam Square Cinema offers stadium seating and digital picture and sound. Independently owned, it serves a variety of refreshments, including popcorn with real butter.
The Bennington Center For the Arts is an art gallery that is home to permanent collections of Native American artifacts, wildlife and nature pieces, and artwork by Eric Sloane. The center also has a variety of wind sculptures.
Visitors can explore 632 acres of coniferous forest and rugged hardwood along the Plotter Kill at the Plotter Kill Preserve. The preserve features over 600 plant species including ferns, lilies, club mosses, and violets.
Founded in 1852, the Bennington Museum preserves the heritage of southern Vermont and its neighboring regions. Here patrons can view collections of fine artwork, artifacts, sculptures and many other items, and there is a gift shop to commemorate the experience.
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Stratton Mountain, South Londonderry, VT 05155 MoreLess Info
A popular ski resort, lessons and activities are available for all levels of experience on Stratton Mountain. Additionally, the village of Stratton is a lively place for recreational activities and various events during the year.
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797 Burdeck Street, Schenectady, NY 12306 MoreLess Info
In business for more than 80 years, Wade Inc. Bus Tours – Day Tours is your choice for tours and charter travel throughout New York State and Mid-Atlantic region. With the ability to accommodate any size group, call Wade for your next trip.
The Bennington Arts Guild Gallery is devoted to showcasing the work of local artists in a cooperative atmosphere. The gallery hosts various receptions, showcases, and themed shows, as well as special events.