Indian Lake, NY: The Moose Capital Of The Northeast
In the Adirondacks' Gore Mountain Region lies Indian Lake, a small community with no stop lights but plenty of activities. Due to its perfect location between forests, mountains, and lakes, whitewater rafting, downhill skiing, and hiking are just a few of the activities to put on your itinerary.
Photo by Gerry Lemmo
If you are looking for a more leisurely stay in Indian Lake, there's still plenty to do. Explore restaurants and shops in town, catch live entertainment, or visit nearby attractions like Adirondack Experience (please note Adirondack Experience is closed for the 2020 season due to COVID-19).
Animal lovers are usually treated to a nice surprise when they visit Indian Lake. Moose are often seen walking along roads and near water in the area. With so many sightings, Indian Lake dubbed itself the "Moose Capital of the Northeast".
Nestled on an idyllic property on Lake Abanakee in the Adirondacks, Beach Point is a modern and comfortable two-bedroom cabin with a private beach. Enjoy scenic views and over 200 feet of prime shoreline during your relaxing stay. Dogs are welcome!
Find your home away from home at Pike Point in Indian Lake, NY, a waterfront vacation rental property that accommodates up to eight guests. Pike Point is dog friendly and has four kayaks, two paddle boards, a canoe, and a fishing boat included.
OK Slip Falls, one of the highest waterfalls in the Adirondacks featuring a 200 foot drop, was unable to be seen by the public until the land was purchased by the state in 2013. In 2014, an official trail to the falls was opened.
9-hole golf course that follows along the flowing Cedar River backed with beautiful Adirondack views. Stay and play at the on-site motel or stop in for lunch at their restaurant. Only one mile from the town of Indian Lake.
Whether you're a local or a visitor, you will love the Indian Lake Restaurant and Tavern. Serving classic American dishes, this central Adirondacks restaurant is a must-dine for hikers, paddlers, and leaf peepers.
Located in Indian Lake, NY, the Indian Lake Ski Hill & Skating Rink features a free outdoor skating rink that is great for the whole family, sledding and snow tubing opportunities, and a few downhill skiing trails.
Indian Lake Library has an extensive collection of books, magazines, and other media. Special programs include the Climate program (a book club meets science cafe), writing workshops, live performances and more.
The Indian Lake Health Center provides comprehensive health care services to patients living in Indian Lake, NY, and the surrounding area. They specialize in internal and adolescent medicine, lab tests, family practice, and much more.
The Cabins at Chimney Mountain provide the perfect escape from everyday life in all that is rejuvenating about nature. Smell the fresh air, see the wildlife, and hear the sound of trees rustling in the breeze.
On the shores of lovely Indian Lake in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. Beautiful sand beach, safe for children. Most cottages at water's edge. All have spectacular views of the lake and surrounding mountains.