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Explore These Kid-Friendly Outdoor Attractions In Saratoga For Hours of Outdoor Fun

The Saratoga region offers a wide variety of kid-friendly outdoor attractions for endless hours of fun for the whole family. Four-seasons of outdoor adventures await you throughout the Capital - Saratoga region, from Albany to the Adirondacks. Explore the following outdoor attractions that offer kids activities. 

There is so much to do and see at Ellms Family Farm throughout fall.
Ellms Family Farm
Ballston Spa, NY
For old-fashioned fall activities kids of all ages will love, visit Ellms Family Farm over in Ballston Spa, NY. Create new memories and family traditions as you enjoy pumpkin picking, exploring a corn maze, more!
Experience the adventure at Mountain Ridge Adventure!
Mountain Ridge Adventure
Schenectady, NY
Mountain Ridge Adventure is the Capital Region's most thrilling treetop challenge course and zip line park located just 30 minutes from Albany, 30 minutes from Saratoga and only 10 minutes from Schenectady.
split image with mountain biker and aerial treetop adventurer
West Mountain - Aerial Park, Rock Wall, Mountain Biking & Hiking
Queensbury, NY
West Mountain is full of summer fun with their brand new aerial adventure park and mountain biking park! Take on the climbing wall, make your way over a moving sidewalk, soar down a zip line, and embark on the ultimate adventure this summer.
large t rex statue
Lake George Expedition Park
Lake George, NY
Lake George Expedition Park is the home of both Dino Roar Valley, a dinosaur-themed adventure, and Magic Forest, a timeless wonder in Lake George, NY. These family-friendly attractions will be open seasonally from May through October.
skiers at West Mountain
West Mountain Ski Area
Queensbury, NY
Go West this winter! Conveniently located just 3 miles off I-87's Exit 18, West Mountain Ski Area is NY State's premier destination for outdoor and family-friendly winter fun, including downhill skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing.
a Fantail Launch boat with flags along the top poles
Adirondack Cruise & Charter Co.
Saratoga Springs, NY
Discover Saratoga's best kept secret - Saratoga Lake - while aboard one of Adirondack Cruise & Charter Co.'s two beautiful vessels. The company offers private charters and a variety of specialty cruises that are perfect for friends and families.
a group of riders holding their hands up at the top of the Comet roller coaster
The Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor
Queensbury, NY
Located less than 6 miles away from Lake George, NY, The Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor is the region's premier theme park featuring over 135 rides and attractions, including thrill rides, family rides, and a full outdoor water park.
view of white water rapids and cliffs with text saying Ausable Charm
Ausable Chasm
Ausable Chasm, NY
Grand Canyon of the Adirondacks! Explore the depths of the chasm on up to five miles of scenic walking/hiking trails, one-of-a-kind float trips via raft, and adventure tours such as the Adventure Trail via ferrata and rock climbing. FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Come Ski With Us!
Gore Mountain
North Creek, NY
Gore Mountain is a premier family ski resort in upstate New York, nestled in the Adirondack Mountains with 110 trails (2,537 vertical ft), 14 lifts, and six on-mountain dining options!
an aerial view of The Fun Spot
The Fun Spot
Queensbury, NY
Come to The Fun Spot for exceptional family entertainment! They have mini golf, go karts, a ninja challenge course, laser tag, an indoor playground, roller skating, an arcade, and more - they even offer childcare and summer camp!
Adventure Family Fun Center
Adventure Family Fun Center
Queensbury, NY
Filled with an Arcade, Bumper Cars, Go Karts, Laser Tag, Rock Wall, Paintball and so much more, Adventure Family Fun will be a blast for you and the whole family!
Sacandaga Outdoor Center
Sacandaga Outdoor Center
Hadley, NY
Located just minutes from Lake George and Saratoga Springs, Sacandaga Outdoor Center boasts the best location on the river. Where the Hudson and Sacandaga Rivers meet in Hadley, NY, you’ll find the best rafting, tubing and kayaking around!
Olde Saratoga Farms
Olde Saratoga Farms
Schuylerville, NY
RN owned and operated facility. Promoting the passion of equestrian sports! That is our mission at Olde Saratoga Farms. Come Take riding lessons, learn hormanship, and chiropractics or give your kids a treat and let us host your next birthday party!
Saratoga Mini-Golf
Saratoga Mini-Golf
Saratoga Springs, NY
Enjoy Saratoga Mini Golf - a Hole Lot of Fun! Enjoy 18 challenging holes, great ice cream, PLUS discount packages for birthdays, office parties, with private tent. Enjoy mini golf in Saratoga Springs at Saratoga Mini Golf!
Kids jumping on an inflated sticky Velcro wall while their dad looks on
Jumping Bean Party Rental -- Bounce Houses, Waterslides, Food Machines, Tents, Tables & More
Wilton, NY
We are the best family-owned, full-service party rental company serving Albany, Saratoga, Lake George & surrounding areas. Our inventory includes bouncy houses, water slides, inflatable obstacle courses, food machines, tables, chairs, tents and more!
Horse and rider riding in the sunset
Riding Instruction by Whitney Mulqueen at Trilogy Farm in Ballston Spa, NY (Minutes from Saratoga!)
Come ride minutes from Saratoga! Whitney Mulqueen has over 30 years or expertise in riding, teaching, judging, and showing. Children and adults are taught at all levels. See why clients say her knowledge of the sport is "second to none!"
Snowshoeing
Into the Woods Farm & Goat Yoga In The Woods NY
Middle Grove, NY
Into The Woods Farm is a small educational farm situated in the Adirondack foothills in the town of Middle Grove, NY, just 25 minutes from downtown Saratoga Springs. We offer all season programming including goat yoga and snowshoe adventures!
cowboy on a horse with lasso
Painted Pony Championship Rodeo
Lake Luzerne, NY
Painted Pony Championship Rodeo is an authentic Western Rodeo in Lake Luzerne, NY that provides fun for the whole family. Enjoy their BBQ, watch the rodeo, and have a memorable time!
Hilltop Paintball Sports Complex
Hilltop Paintball Sports Complex
Fort Plain,
New York's finest paintball sports complex at Hilltop Paintball in Fort Plain, NY. Play on multiple fields for maximum guaranteed fun. Reserve a Party room for your group...picnic areas
The perfect day!
Tubby Tubes Company - Lazy River Tubing & Downhill Tubing
Lake Luzerne, NY
Tubby Tubes is the original and #1 lazy river tubing and downhill tubing company in the area. Kids and Adults love Tubby Tubes! Friendly, experienced guides and staff. Be a "Tubby Tuber"! Only 5 minutes from Lake George.
DeVoe's Rainbow Orchards
Clifton Park, NY
DeVoe's Rainbow Orchards is an apple orchard and country store offering u-pick apples, fresh produce, baked goods, gift baskets, and during the summer, incredible ice cream at Rainbow Delights! Create lifelong memories at this local family farm.