About the Area: Bolton Landing, NY
Bolton Landing offers a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of a typical tourist destination and all the character of a quaint Adirondack Mountain getaway. Located just 10 miles north of Lake George Village, on the west shore of Lake George, this sophisticated lakeside town is well known for its fine dining, resort golf, boutique shops, and family-friendly activities, as well as scenic beaches and some of the best hiking and biking in the Lake George Region.
Beaches of Bolton Landing
Guests of Bolton Landing enjoy two public beaches with complimentary boat docking and parking for a nominal fee. Located on Route 9N, Rogers Memorial Park Beach offers spectacular views of Shelving Rock and Dome Island, a tennis court, a basketball court, picnic tables, grills, a playground, and a pavilion. The park also hosts free movies, concerts during July and August, and fireworks on the Fourth of July and Labor Day. Just a half mile north of Rogers Memorial Park, Veteran’s Memorial Park Beach features a volleyball, basketball, playground, charcoal grills, and kayak launch.
Activities & Recreation
Immerse yourself in nature while navigating a multilevel zipline and ropes course at Adirondack Extreme or experience 18 holes at The Sagamore Resort’s legendary golf course. Explore the many scenic hiking trails in the Bolton Landing area, including Cat & Thomas Mountains, the Tongue Mountain Range, Fifth Peak, and The Pinnacle, or test your mountain biking skills on the Northwest Bay Trail, offering a 5-mile mix of exposed roots and rugged terrain.
Boutique Shops & Eateries
The shops and eateries along Lake Shore Drive in Bolton Landing offer everything from ice cream and pizza to swimwear and antiques. Pop into Happy Jack’s Surf Shack for apparel, housewares, and novelty gifts, browse for unique finds at the Indian Tepee or Lakeview Antiques, and pick up award-winning baked goods and bagels at the Bear’s Cup. There’s Mrs. Whizzy Fizzpops candy store for shoppers with a sweet tooth, and for the adults, locally brewed craft beers at Bolton Landing Brewing Company and small-batch whiskey and bourbon at American Oaks Distillery.
Bolton Landing is home to the historic Sagamore Resort, featuring eight exceptional restaurants on a secluded 70-acre private island accessible by bridge. Reserve a table at The Club Grille, a New York-Style steakhouse overlooking the golf course, or savor the Italian delicacies at La Bella Vita. For fine dining on the mainland, Chateau on the Lake offers a five-star experience and French-inspired cuisine, seafood, organic meats, and lamb in a restored 1800s private home on the shores of Lake George. This upscale waterfront restaurant was even featured on the Food Network.
Bolton Landing NY Vacation Home Rentals
Bolton Landing offers a true Adirondack getaway with a wide breadth of luxury accommodations, including relaxing lakeside cottages, romantic mountaintop cabins, golf retreats, and private custom homes with upscale amenities, such as lake access, dock space, hot tubs, and fireplaces. Select from more than 50 luxury properties in the region, or contact Northern Living NY and allow our concierge professionals to pair you with the perfect home for your Bolton Landing vacation.