An Adirondack Escape On Fourth Lake: Eagle Bay, NY

Peak fall foliage as seen from Big Moose Inn's Gazebo Dock

If you're looking for a relaxing experience in the Adirondacks, look no further than Eagle Bay. Sightseeing is what the area is known for, but trail biking is also available for those looking to get in a little exercise.

After you wake up at one of the charming local inns such as Big Moose Inn, prepare to take a boat tour on the Stillwater Reservoir. As you are floating along, be sure to soak in the natural beauty of the area along with the wildlife that is active year round. In the afternoon you can take a trip over to Thendara and hitch a ride on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad for a train tour around the region (they offer different length tours, from hour long to daylong).

To take in even more of the beauty of the region, you have your choice of bike trails. Each trail offers a unique view of the area, with many following the shoreline of area lakes. Trails vary in length offering you the choice of a shorter, roughly one-hour ride or an entire afternoon of pedaling.

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Eagle Bay, NY Listings
Big Moose Inn
Big Moose Inn & Restaurant
Eagle Bay, NY
With 16 guest rooms, this turn-of-the-century restored wilderness lodge on the shores of the Big Moose Lake in Eagle Bay in the Central Adirondacks retains its small country charm. The premier destination for fine dining and Adirondack hospitality.
Twitchell Falls
Eagle Bay, NY
This waterfall can be difficult to find - the path is not marked, but is an easy hike once you find it.
Casual Fine Dining in the Adirondacks
Big Moose Inn Restaurant
Eagle Bay, NY
With 16 guest rooms, this turn-of-the-century restored wilderness lodge on the shores of the Big Moose Lake in Eagle Bay in the Central Adirondacks retains its small country charm. The premier destination for fine dining and Adirondack hospitality.
YMCA Camp Gorham
Eagle Bay, NY
Overnight camp, family programs and more at this summer camp in the Adirondacks, encompassing 1500 pristine acres on a beautiful lake.
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