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Enjoy a Wide Variety of Outdoor Activities in Saratoga Springs & Nearby

The Saratoga Springs region perfectly combines the vibrancy of a small city with all the outdoor activities one would expect from an area located near the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Enjoy four-seasons of outdoor fun throughout Saratoga and the Capital Region.

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Adirondack Adventure Center: ADK Treetop Adventures
Lake Luzerne, NY
ADK Treetop Adventures at the Adirondack Adventure Center in Lake Luzerne features a state-of-the-art adventure course through a beautiful forest canopy in the Southeastern Adirondacks. Ride the zip lines, cross the wooden platforms, and have fun!
Experience the adventure at Mountain Ridge Adventure!
Mountain Ridge Adventure
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.
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!
Sunnyside Gardens
Sunnyside Gardens
Saratoga Springs, NY
Don't forget to plan your family visit at Sunnyside Gardens for all your Fall activities including cider donuts, hayrides, pumpkin picking, must see hay bale displays, a real antique train ride, corn maze, live music, and more! Always free admission!
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Adirondack Adventure Center - ADK Tubing Adventures
Lake Luzerne, NY
Looking for a great way to beat the heat with your family and friends? ADK Tubing Adventures at the Adirondack Adventure Center provides guided lazy river tubing and rafting trips for all ages near Lake George.
a display of maple products
Riverside Maple Farms
Glenville, NY
Riverside Maple Farms is much more than just a working farm - it's a year-round destination for maple tastings, tours, events, and family-friendly fun. Try different syrups, tour the facility, and check out all the maple goodies at the retail shop!
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!
Double M Rodeo, Saratoga
Double M Rodeo
Ballston Spa, NY
Grab your cowboy boots and ten gallon hat - join Double M Rodeo on Friday nights in July and August (starting 6/29 in 2018!). The Double M Rodeo is fun for all ages! Includes line dancing w/Keith Richards 6-8p every Friday.
Bowman Orchards
Bowman Orchards
Rexford, NY
We invite you to enjoy nature's beauty on ninety-eight tree-filled acres. Over 46 varieties of apples being grown with new ones each year. Most are available for your family to enjoy picking. We also have strawberries, pumpkins, pears, peaches & more
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Adirondack Balloon Flights
Experience counts, and with over 30 years and 3,000+ trips, Adirondack Balloon Flights is recognized as the premier hot air balloon ride company in the Capital Region. Their flights offer views of the Adirondacks, Lake George, and Saratoga area.
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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!
Enjoy a fun and relaxing trip on Lake George with Bolton Boat Tours!
Bolton Boat Tours and Water Sports on Lake George
Diamond Point, NY
Bolton Boat Tours offers customizable boat trips on Lake George. Enjoy sightseeing, fishing, tubing, cliff jumping, and more family activities on beautiful Lake George! Come see why we're the highest rated private boat tours in the area.
Liberty Ridge Farm
Liberty Ridge Farm
Schaghticoke, NY
Liberty Ridge Farm is the perfect destination for the fall season! There is something for everyone, including a corn maze, pumpkin patch, cider donuts, live entertainment, and more.
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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.
Lake George Steamboat Company
Lake George Steamboat Company
Lake George, NY
The Lake George Steamboat Company offers a variety of cruises on 3 large ships: the Minne-Ha-Ha, the Mohican, and the Lac du Saint Sacrement.
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 to Olde Saratoga Farms! Take riding lessons or give your kids a treat and let us host your next birthday party!
Airway Meadows Golf Club
Airway Meadows Golf Club
Gansevoort, NY
Named "Course of the Year" by the New York Golf Course Owner's Association!
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Saratoga National Golf Academy
Saratoga Springs, NY
You'll rediscover your passion for golfing when you improve your game at Saratoga National Golf Academy through comprehensive lessons, programs, and more - even in the winter! They are based at Saratoga National Golf Club in Saratoga Springs, NY.
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The Saratoga National Golf Club
Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga National Golf Club offers a world-class golfing and dining experience with superior customer service. Every detail is taken care of for you the moment you step onto the course, and you're able to take advantage of a slew of amenities.
Kayak Shak
Kayak Shak
Saratoga Springs, NY
You don't have to go far to find paradise! We've got kayaks and paddleboards for you to explore this beautiful region by boat. We also offer Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga! This is the perfect place to bring the family, or to get away from them! ;)
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Lake Lonely Watersports
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located near beautiful Lake Lonely in Saratoga Springs, NY, Lake Lonely Watersports is your one stop shop for kayak, stand up paddleboard, and rowboat rentals. Choose one of them and plan a fun-filled trip on the water!
Go whitewater rafting for one of the most thrilling experiences in the Adirondacks.
Beaver Brook Outfitters
North Creek, NY
Ready for an outdoor adventure in the Adirondacks? Beaver Brook Outfitters offers a wide range of services at their four bases, including guided whitewater rafting trips, canoe and kayak rentals, and a winter sports rental shop.
Ballooning Adventures
Ballooning Adventures
Glens Falls, NY
Experience makes the difference. View the Adirondacks as we fly quietly over the rolling countryside and historic villages. Pilot Mike Delsignore has been active in the sport for over 30 years here in the Adirondacks. Call today! 518-798-4143
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CV Golf
Middle Grove, NY
CV Golf offers training, club fitting/repair, and golf services year round! Need instruction choose from range, course, or studio. We do "House Calls" to bring instruction to you.
Adirondac Rafting Company
Adirondac Rafting Company
Indian Lake, NY
Run the wild and spectacular Hudson River Gorge with the experts at Adirondac Rafting Co. Our focus is on you having a fun and safe day on the whitewater. We provide friendly professional river guides, all gear necessary and a riverside lunch
Salvi Aquatic Boat Rentals
Salvi Aquatic Boat Rentals
Saratoga Springs, NY
We love posting photos of our happy customers! Highest quality boat rentals for the lowest prices! No license required, We provide training! We have both Pontoons and Bowriders and offer both half and full day options! Visit our website for details!
Leaf Air LLC
Leaf Air LLC
Queensbury, NY
Leaf Air provides quality scenic flights and flight instruction throughout the Glens Falls, Saratoga and Lake George area. We provide this service in the safety proven Cessna 172 aircraft.
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Into the Woods Farm & Goat Yoga In The Woods NY
Middle Grove, NY
Home of Goat Yoga In The Woods NY! Into The Woods Farm is a small educational farm situated in the foothills of the Adirondacks, in the town of Middle Grove, New York. Just 25 minutes from downtown Saratoga Springs. We offer all season programming.
Battenkill Valley Outdoors
Battenkill Valley Outdoors
Cambridge, NY
Located less than an hour from Saratoga Springs, come paddle the pristine Battenkill. We rent canoes, kayaks, tubes, and rafts. Shuttle services are also available for those who have their own equipment.
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Haunted Saratoga Ghost Tours
Come and take a walk with Haunted Saratoga Ghost Tours and hear the stories that have lived on in Saratoga Springs for hundreds of years. You'll be enchanted, entertained, and maybe just a little bit scared.
Man doing a tandem jump with a guide
Saratoga Skydiving Adventures
Gansevoort, NY
Whether you are making your first tandem jump, planning to become a licensed skydiver, or are ready for the most thrilling experience of your life, Saratoga Skydiving Adventures in Gansevoort, NY is for you.
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Yankee Boating Center
Lake George, NY
Looking to spend a day on the waters of Lake George? Rent a boat from Yankee Boating Center in Diamond Point! The company offers boat rentals, a full-service marina for all your needs, and a showroom where you can browse new and pre-owned vessels.
Majestic Balloon Flights
Majestic Balloon Flights
Majestic Balloon Flights offers you the unparalleled experience of flight! Soar over beautiful scenic views of the Adirondack Mountains and Lake George. Hot air ballooning can be perfect for a family adventure or even a romantic special occasion!
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SaratogaGolf.com
For more information on golfing in the Saratoga Region
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North Country Heli-Flite
Fort Ann, NY
Whether it's a two hour ride around the Adirondacks with a loved one or a quick look around Lake George or Southern Vermont's Green Mountain Region, North Country Heli-Flite is just the place for you.
Golf World Driving Range & Golf Instruction
Golf World Driving Range & Golf Instruction
Saratoga Springs, NY
WE ARE NOW OPEN FOR 2017 SEASON. SEE YOU SOON! Quick & friendly. Open 7 days dawn to dusk, we're here whenever you want to sharpen your game. Just 4 miles from downtown Saratoga, we cater to all golfers from beginners to the most advanced players.
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Sunkiss Ballooning
Queensbury, NY
SunKiss Ballooning PRIDES themselves on the professional and courteous experience you will get when you fly with us!!! We understand this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will be unforgettable. We provide rides in New York, NM, and Denver, CO.
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Spa City Brew Bus
Based in Saratoga Springs, NY, the Spa City Brew Bus is the perfect venue for scheduled and private tours of the region's craft beverage scene. Plan your tour today and get ready for Saratoga's ultimate VIP craft beverage experience!
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Riding Instruction by Whitney Mulqueen at Glenham Farm in Saratoga Springs. NY
Saratoga Springs, NY
Come ride right in the Heart of 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!"
Family riding in a pontoon boat
Bolton Boat Rentals
Bolton Landing, NY
There is no better place to boat than Lake George, and no better way to do it than with one of our rental boats. We are your starting point for experiencing beautiful Lake George!
View of Lake George and the bow of a dive boat from the dock
Halfmoon Dive Charters - Scuba Dive Lake George!
Lake George, NY
Explore the underwater world of Lake George including Historic Wrecks, Island Walls, Reefs, and Old Historic Hotel Sites. PADI Instruction and Private Charters are available. Call for information or to schedule your charter today!
Saratoga Lake Equestrian Center
Saratoga Lake Equestrian Center
Mechanicville, NY
Conveniently located 15 minutes form Saratoga and Clifton Park. We Offer 55 plus acres of groomed marked trails. We offer a friendly atmosphere for young students and adult riding.
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Saratoga Springs Food Tours
Whether you're a local or a visitor you'll be sure to thoroughly enjoy Saratoga Springs Food Tours. Learn about the best specialty food locations and local restaurants, and gain even further knowledge about Saratoga's exciting neighborhoods.
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.
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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!
green golf course with blue flag at one hole
Pioneer Hills Golf Course
Ballston Spa, NY
Nestled in Saratoga County between majestic pines and abundant wetlands, Pioneer Hills Golf Course features a challenging 18 hole, par 70 golf course. They also offer a pro shop, practice facilities, and on-site restaurant.
Schuyler Farms
Schuylerville, NY
Bring the whole family to enjoy the haunted corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin patch, interactive station where you can pan for fossils and gemstones, farm animals, our own cider donuts, and other delicious treats at Schuyler Farms.
Saratoga Regional YMCA
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Y provides a wide variety of youth and family programs, including aquatics, sports, summer camp and child care. The Saratoga Springs facility also offers an adventure course with zipline, high and low ropes course, climbing tower and more!
Saratoga Mineral Water Tours
Saratoga Springs, NY
Take an informational tour of Saratoga Springs' famed mineral waters led by Trent Millet. You're sure to enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime, comprehensive tour.
The Ballston Spa Country Club Inc.
Ballston Spa, NY
"The Capital District's Best Golf Club Value". A Member-owned, Semi-private Club, open to the public, Monday through Thursday. Located on Rt. 67, just minutes from Saratoga Springs and downtown Ballston Spa.
Saratoga Lake Golf Club
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located minutes from Saratoga Springs and Clifton Park (located at the south end of Saratoga Lake).
Tours of Yaddo Gardens
Saratoga Springs, NY
Drop in on Saturdays and Sundays from late June - Labor Day for tours of the beautiful and historic Yaddo Gardens. Ghost tours are also offered on Tuesday evenings in July and August, and on Fridays and Sundays in October. Call ahead to confirm.
Saratoga Spa Golf Course
Saratoga Springs, NY
Lake George Shoreline Cruise
Lake George, NY
Come enjoy a memorable cruise surrounded by the spectacular Adirondacks and the sparkling blue waters just off our shores. Whether aboard the beautiful Horicon or the new Adirondac, you will experience Lake George as it was meant to be seen!
Saratoga Springs Heritage Area Visitor Center
Saratoga Springs, NY
Find information you need about local history, walking tours, community resources and attractions.
Guided Walking Tours of Historic Congress Park
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Saratoga Springs Heritage Area Visitor Center offers guided walking tours of Historic Congress Park. Tours take place on weekends in June, Mondays-Saturdays in July & August, and Saturdays only in September & October. Call ahead to confirm.
Saratoga Golf & Polo Club
Saratoga Springs, NY
Walking Tours of Saratoga Race Course
Saratoga Springs, NY
Learn about 150+ years of history during one of Saratoga Race Course's Walking Tours. Tours are available each racing day during the summer meet. Contact the New York Racing Association for more information.
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.
Lake Local Board Shop
Saratoga Springs, NY
Need a place to rent a paddle board or kayak? Check out the Lake Local Board Shop!