When you truly want to learn the ins and outs of an activity, a local guide is the call to make. From fishing expertise to hiking prowess, Lake George Area guides can make any activity a remarkable experience.

If you want to experience an activity with the depth it deserves you should contact a local guide. The Lake George Area is home to professional guides who are passionate about their area of expertise. If you want to catch a lake trout or a salmon, reach out to a fishing guide for their secret spots and expert tips. Never been whitewater rafting before? A veteran whitewater rafting guide will ensure your trip on the river is a memorable one. Want to summit that mountain but not sure where to start? A hiking guide will get you to the top so you can capture that perfect sunrise. How about a deep dive to the bottom of the lake to explore a sunken boat? A diving guide will get you trained and in the water in no time. Want to finally learn how to slalom waterski or give barefooting a try? Local waterski schools are the people to call. In the Lake George Area, there’s always someone willing to offer a helping hand.

Adirondack Backcountry Adventures

Adirondack Backcountry Adventures

Take the path less traveled with Adirondack Backcountry Adventures! Adirondack Backcountry Adventures is a four-season guide service covering the entire Adirondack region. Your guide, Mike Federice, is an avid outdoorsman who has conquered the 46 High Peaks and has fished over 100 Adirondack ponds and lakes.

Highliner Charter Fishing

Highliner Charter Fishing

Catch fish on Lake George with Highliner Charter Fishing! Highliner Charter Fishing specializes in private charters using light tackle for landlocked salmon, lake trout and bass. New York State licensed guide Captain Justin Mahoney and his team have over 20 years of experience fishing Lake George. We offer half or full day chartered fishing excursions to both beginner and experience anglers.

Adirondack Trout & Salmon

Adirondack Trout & Salmon

Go on a fly fishing adventure with Adirondack Trout & Salmon! Whether you're a beginner or a more experienced angler, spend a day with Adirondack Trout & Salmon and learn more about how to fish for trophies in the pristine Adirondack Mountains. We welcome both beginners and advanced anglers. Tom Horgan is a New York State licensed guide.

Sacandaga Outdoor Center

Sacandaga Outdoor Center

Join the Sacandaga Outdoor Center for a day of fun where a sense of adventure is mandatory! Sacandaga Outdoor Center offers whitewater rafting and tubing on the Sacandaga and Hudson Rivers. This is the perfect family adventure! Skilled guides keep you moving and laughing along the Class II and III whitewater along this 4-mile stretch of the Sacandaga River. Our photographer will make sure to capture proof of your bravery!

Bolton Boat Tours and Water Sports on Lake George

Bolton Boat Tours and Water Sports on Lake George

Bring home vacation memories of your private cruise on Lake George ~ The Queen of the American Lakes. Why rent, when you can relax? Book an unforgettable private boat tour on Lake George with Bolton Boat Tours. The highlight of your family's summer vacation will be an amazing day on the lake featuring some of the best spots!

Justy Joe Charters

We offer exciting sportfishing charters on beautiful Lake George. Fishing fun for all ages.

Northeast Mountain Guides & Wilderness School

Northeast Mountain Guides & Wilderness School

Experience the great Adirondack Mountains with the help of Northeast Mountain Guides & Wilderness School! Join Northeast Mountain Guides & Wilderness School in the beautiful mountains of the Northeast for custom guided outdoor experiences.

Adirondack Bicycle Tours

Adirondack Bicycle Tours

Discover the best Lake George Area cycling routes with Adirondack Bicycle Tours! The principal goal of Adirondack Bicycle Tours is to take people on road bike rides in the Southern Adirondack Region. Our focus is on fully-guided recreational riding and fun touring --- our bicycle tours are generally low-key, at a reasonable pace with time to talk while we ride.

Patty's Water Sports

Patty's Water Sports

Every day is demo day at Patty's Water Sports! Patty's Water Sports offers stand-up paddle board rentals, lessons, and  tours on the eastern side of Lake George. Try the fastest growing sport on the water -- stand-up paddle boarding! It's a fun and easy way to play on the water and offers a full body workout.

Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters

Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters

Land a few keepers with Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters! Captain JJ's Rod Bender Charters is a fishing charter specializing in landing lake trout, land-locked salmon, and bass on Lake George. Jeffrey Johnson - also known as JJ - is an experienced, professional New York State licensed guide.

Adirondack Mountain & Stream Guide Service

Adirondack Mountain & Stream Guide Service

Explore the outdoors with Adirondack Mountain & Stream Guide Service! Adirondack Mountain & Stream Guide Service is a four-season, fully-licensed guide service offering hunting, fishing, canoeing, hiking, backpacking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing throughout the Adirondacks. We have been guiding folks like you through the mountains, lakes, rivers and streams for over 25 years.

No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service

Freshwater Therapy Fishing Guide Service

Catch fish all day long with Freshwater Therapy Fishing Guide Service! Hone your skills and have a blast on Lake George with Freshwater Therapy Fishing Guide Service! Father and son team Joe and Micah Testa have over 30 years of fishing experience. Their fully rigged Triton 205 will provide a comfortable ride on the water. All you have to worry about is the fishing!