- 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.
Musical productions are the central focus of the Weston Playhouse that operates exclusively during the summer months of June, July, and August. The playhouse also has a cafe on-site that takes reservations for dinner and show arrangements.
The West River Farmers Market offers a variety of locally-grown, fresh produce each Saturday. The market also offers other fare, like fresh pastries and locally-made cheeses, all in a scenic mountain setting.
Located in the Okema State Forest, the Healdville Trail is a hiking route from the base of Okemo Mountain to a fire tower lookout at its summit. Hike through forest and across streams on this 6-mile trail with mountain views.
Appalachian Trail Adventures is a hiking spa offering guided trail tours and all-inclusive customized hiking vacations in the Green Mountains. Activities include hiking, caving and kayaking, with accommodations at the Summit Lodge and spa.
For more than 12 years, the Troy Waterfront Farmer's Market has been providing visitors with the opportunity to experience Americana at its finest. Featuring live music, delectable foods, and the freshest vegetables and goods in town make plans to visit today.
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265 River Street, Troy, NY 12180 MoreLess Info
The Arts Center of the Capital Region is a hub of art, culture, and many events. The venue hosts many camps and classes throughout the year including digital arts, culinary arts, creative thinking, performing arts, and much more.
Stratton Mountain's Cliff Drysdale Tennis School offers coaching for adults and juniors. There are sixteen clay and hard courts (two indoors). The club offers clinics and individual instruction as well as fitness and massages areas, indoor pool, and fitness shop.
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Walsh Bowling Centers, 600 Fulton Street, Troy, NY 12180 MoreLess Info
Offering specials like college nights, dollar nights, and glow in the dark bowling, Uncle Sam lanes is a popular location for casual and enthusiastic bowlers alike. Other amenities at the bowling alley include a pro shop and a bar/lounge area.
Spanning almost 6000 acres, Albany Pine Bush Preserve is a fresh water pine barren with trails for hiking and nature walks. A unique and endangered ecosystem, the Preserve features informative exhibits, as well.