Lake George Facts


  • Lake George is known as "The Queen of American Lakes."
  • Lake George is one of the top ten cleanest lakes in America.
  • Lake George is fed by mammouth underground springs and is drinking-water pure.
  • Lake George is one of the largest inland lakes in the Country.
  • Lake George is a 32 mile long and narrow lake at the southeast base of the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York. -Lake George is 1-3 miles wide and 200 feet deep.
  • Lake George has 109 miles of shoreline with about 300 private and state owned islands offering camping and picnic sites. 
  • Lake George covers approximately 28,000 acres and offers a variety of great fishing opportunities.
  • French Jesuit Missionary, Father Isaac Jogues, first discovered Lake George in 1646 and christened it "Lac du St. Sacrament."
Local Weather for Lake George, NY 

Today  (03/22/2018)
Partly Cloudy

Hi: 39°F

Lo: 26°F

Prediction: Partly Cloudy

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