Decide to have a Different Summer Getaway

Saranac Lake summers are adventure-filled and provide plenty of time to make lasting memories while also creating opportunities to unplug, unwind, and reconnect with family and friends. Nestled in the heart of the Adirondacks, our town is the perfect base camp for a summer packed with outdoor activities. From hiking and paddling to mountain biking or cycling along the Adirondack Rail Trailcamping, or birding, the natural beauty surrounding Saranac Lake offers endless possibilities for exploration and excitement.

A Different Kind of Downtown

Saranac Lake is a town unlike any other. Creative eateries, galleries, and shops are all around, along with year-round live music. Whether you are looking for cultural and arts events or a world-class menu, you’ll find downtown Saranac Lake full of activity. This is a downtown rich in history and infused with nature in a way that only Saranac Lake can pull off. 

Celebrate with Us

Join us for a season of exciting events and festivals. From community gatherings to special celebrations, Saranac Lake is alive with activity all summer long. Don’t miss out on the unique experiences that make our town a special place to visit and enjoy. Stroll through our ArtWalks, or visit one of our galleries. Enjoy live performances at Party on the Patio, Music on the Green, and the Northern Current Music Fest. There’s always something happening to spark your imagination and creativity.

Family-Friendly Fun

Families will find endless entertainment options in Saranac Lake. The beloved Adirondack Carousel is a must-visit, and a variety of summer programs are tailored for kids of all ages. Whether you’re seeking a relaxing day at the park or an educational experience, there’s plenty to keep young minds engaged and entertained.

Plan Your Summer Adventure

Ready to start your summer adventure in Saranac Lake? Our Visitor's Guide is packed with all the information you need to make the most of your stay. Breathe deep, relax, and enjoy life Saranac Lake style. Whether you're seeking thrilling outdoor escapades, artistic inspiration, or quality family time, Saranac Lake has something for everyone. Come and discover the magic of our summer season!


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Where is Saranac Lake?
Saranac Lake is in northern New York’s Adirondack Mountains, one of the largest protected areas in the country!