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St Patricks Day Lake George

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at these Lake George Events

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at a crowded city bar is always one festive option, but if you’re looking for something different, take a romantic getaway to our boutique Adirondack hotel. Enjoy our rustic yet elegant rooms, great dining, and acres of trails for skiing and snow shoeing. Enjoy the last days of winter at our Adirondack resort while Read More …

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4 Romantic Ideas for Your New York Elopement

Eloping is an incredibly romantic way to get married, which is one of the reasons this centuries-old custom is on the rise. Running away together—even if only for a weekend—makes your vow of commitment exclusively about your romance. Not to mention, you’ll avoid the cost of a wedding (on average, about $20,000), and the stress Read More …

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Skiing at Gore Mountain and More

Winter has officially arrived in the Adirondacks, and with it comes the perfect weather for skiing in New York and other winter sports. There’s no better place for winter activities this season than Gore Mountain, an award-winning resort with 107 trails, 15 lifts, and state-of-the-art snowmaking equipment to guarantee snowy fun during your stay at Read More …

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10 Things We Love About Christmas in the Adirondacks

  In today’s busy world, your winter holiday should be a time to relax, spend time with loved ones, and enjoy all the delights that “come but once a year.” With that in mind, Christmas in the Adirondacks is the perfect time to make a romantic getaway to Friends Lake Inn. We’ve made a list (and Read More …

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Don’t Miss the Lake George Oktoberfest!

Are you looking for an autumn getaway that’s as filled with fun as it is with romance? How about a festive outing that includes dancing and drinking as well as some of the most stunning scenery in the Adirondacks? Then be sure to visit our Adirondack hotel during the second weekend of October for the Read More …

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Top 5 New York Fall Foliage Scenic Routes Near Friends Lake

Autumn in the Northeast is always a beautiful sight as the leaves shift from bright green to rich autumn hues, but few locales can match the Adirondacks’ display of trees crowned with brilliant shades of crimson, saffron, and vermillion against a clear blue sky. With this autumn’s forecast of sunny, warm days and cool nights, Read More …