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Old Forge: An Adirondack Paradise For Travelers Of All Types

Old Forge is a year-round Adirondack paradise with mountain-fresh air surrounded on all sides by nearly 200 crystal-clear lakes. Visitors enjoy camping, snowmobiling, and more adventures, or to just relax by lake.

aerial view of Old Forge

Water Fun, Hiking & Biking

Thrill-seekers can find water-filled adventures at Enchanted Forest Water Safari, the largest water theme park in the state with over 50 rides and attractions. Competitive paddlers should check out the annual 90-mile Adirondack Canoe Classic.

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Hikers will love nearby hotspots like Bald Mountain, Nicks Lake Loop Trail, and Gull Lake Trail, and there are plenty of biking routes as well.

Snowmobiling & Skiing

When winter arrives, Old Forge is a snowmobiler's heaven, with hundreds of miles of groomed trails winding throughout the region and annual events like Snodeo Weekend and SnoFest. Skiers and snowboarders will find McCauley Mountain an enjoyable challenge for all levels. And, make sure to mark you calendar for the incredible Old Forge Winter Carnival!

Dining & More to Enjoy

Check out Billy's Italian-American Restaurant, Dough a Deerk Bakery, The Front Door Diner (The Back Door Bar), Mountainside Smokehouse & Grill, Slickers Adirondack Tavern, and Tony Harper's Pizza & Clam Shack for dining, and make sure to stop by Fulton Chain Craft Brewery and Montezuma Winery for a taste of authentic Adirondack craft beverages.

For the cultural side of Old Forge, check out the The View Arts Center and the Strand Theatre.

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Adirondack Woodcraft Camps
Old Forge, NY
Summer camp at Adirondack Woodcraft Camps means adventure, fun, and building skills and friendships that last forever. Campers age... [+More]
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McCauley Mountain
Old Forge, NY
McCauley Mountain in Old Forge offers much more than skiing - it's a mountain biking haven! The total descent is 2,077 feet with a... [+More]
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McCauley Mountain Ski Area
Old Forge, NY
Skiing, snowboarding and more await at the family-friendly McCauley Mountain Ski Area in Old Forge, which offers all the excitemen... [+More]
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Kurt Gardner Photography Gallery
Old Forge, NY
Kurt Gardner Photography Gallery features and sells a large selection of photographs of the Adirondack Park. You can purchase HD q... [+More]
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Old Forge Camping Resort
Old Forge, NY
Enjoy the best of the Adirondacks year-round at the Old Forge Camping Resort! The campground offers multiple choices for lodging, ... [+More]
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The Lakes Old Forge - luxurious, waterfront cottages. Lake life at its best!
Old Forge, NY
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Village Cottages- Enjoy Your Adirondack Vacation from This Perfect In-Town Location!
Old Forge, NY
Nine comfortable and very charming cottages in Old Forge that fit your year-round vacation needs. In-town location- just a block f... [+More]
Old Forge Farmers Market
Get farm-fresh produce at the Old Forge Farmers Market, located at the parking lot outside George Hiltebrant Pavilion at 201 North... [+More]
Five Corner's Cafe
Old Forge, NY
A hidden gem of the Adriondacks, this small restaurant in Old Forge NY is a favorite among locals and visitors to the region. Serv... [+More]
Julie Liddle's Adirondack Vacation Homes
Old Forge, NY
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Billy's Italian Restaurant
Old Forge, NY
If you're looking for classic, hearty Italian food, head on over to Billy's Italian Restaurant in Old Forge NY! Serving favorites ... [+More]
A.R.S. Construction
Old Forge, NY
Contact A.R.S. Construction & Excavating for services like site clearing, new driveways, new additions, remodels, roofing, decking... [+More]
Old Forge Hardware
Old Forge, NY
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Strand Theater
Old Forge, NY
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Old Forge Library
Old Forge, NY
Visit the Old Forge Library that has been serving the area for more than 100 years. In addition to library services, community eve... [+More]
Goodsell Museum
Old Forge, NY
The Goodsell Museum is the headquarters of the Town of Webb Historical Association. Visitors can explore local history through car... [+More]
Rivett's Marine
Old Forge, NY
Located in Old Forge, NY, Rivett's Marine is a full-service marina and your one stop shop for boating accessories, sales, supplies... [+More]
Adirondack Hearthside Realty
Old Forge, NY
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Adirondack League Club
The Adirondack League Club was established in 1890, and members enjoy fishing, hunting, hiking, and other outdoor recreational act... [+More]
Town of Webb Health Center
Old Forge, NY
The Town of Webb Health Center is part of the Mohawk Valley Health System. Their office provides primary care services including p... [+More]
Fulton Chain Craft Brewery
Old Forge, NY
Visit Fulton Chain Craft Brewery in Old Forge to try one of their craft beers on tap, including options like a peanut butter and f... [+More]