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Discover Long Lake, New York, the unspoiled playground of the north, boasting friendly folks, affordable accommodations, family activities and unsurpassed Adirondack beauty. Centrally located in the Adirondacks, Long Lake is a four season destination, an easy two-hour drive north of Albany (exit 23 off the 87 Northway) and Utica, two hours south of Montreal and thirty minutes from everywhere else.

Make Long Lake your Adirondack Vacation headquarters. It’s the best Adirondack vacation you’ve ever been on. Lake cabin rentals are available to suit any need, more traditional lodging awaits from lake cottages, cabins, motels and hotels. Make Long Lake your best vacation destination ever in New York State.

Adirondack Vacation Rentals, Adirondack cottages along the scenic lake all within an hop and a skip of area attractions making this the destination of your year-round vacation. Small town charm, adirondack lodging, accommodation this is your destination of choice. Short drives to Old Forge and Lake Placid and an ideal location to uncover Adirondack History at the Adirondack Museum and the Wild Center.

Long Lake, a widening in the 140 mile long Raquette River, flows north for fourteen miles. W.H.H. Murray, a frequent visitor in the late 1800’s once said, “if you desire to see some of the finest scenery imagine, pass up the Raquette to Long Lake and when, some two miles up the lake, turn your face toward the north, and you will behold what is worth the entire journey to see.”

Lakes, unspoiled forest, family vacation, exploration of history at nearby cultural institutions, including The Adirondack Museum and The Wild Center make Long Lake an ideal destination to recreate, relax, play, hike and get away from it all. The great outdoors, quiet, solitude and family fun are the hallmarks of a traditional Adirondack Experience.



Kids Fishing Derby
June 6, 2015. 9am. Long Lake Spillway across from Town Beach

Adirondack Quilt Camp
June 28th – July 1st. www.adirondackquiltcamp.com

4th of July
10am Kids Games Ball Field, 2pm Bed Races, 6:30pm Live Music Dusk: Fireworks

Cardboard Box Derby
July 18, 2015 11am-1pm. Long Lake Town Beach

US Waterski Show Team
July 18, 2015. 3pm. Long Lake Town Beach. Rain or Shine. North Eastern Regional Champions of 2011 perform their show in Long Lake. Jumps, stunts, pyramids guaranteed to wow the crowd. FREE!

Art & Photo Show
July 12th – 20th. Long Lake Town Hall.

Long Lake Paddling Olympics
Friday, July 24, 2015. Registration NEW TIME 10:30am. Fun for the whole family!

Swim Races
July 29, 2015. 10am. Long Lake Town Beach. Rain or Shine. FREE!

Heart of the Park Craft Fair
August 2nd, 2015. 10am. Mt. Sabattis Pavilion. Over 40 vendors of arts, crafts and wares all Made in the USA! $1 admission. New Vendors welcome to apply. Email longlakeevents@gmail.com for application

Float Night
August 6th, 2015. 5pm – 7pm. Long Lake Town Beach. Cardboard Box Races.

Town Wide Garage Sale
August 8th, 2015. 9am-4pm. Throughout town.

Long Lake Bass Derby
August 8, 2015. $110 Per Boat. Date subject to change without notice.

Long Lake Historic Showcase

Author’s Night
August 11, 2015. 7pm. Hoss’s Country Corner.

RondeauFest Music Showcase
August 15th, 2015. 4pm – 10pm Mt. Sabattis Pavilion. 6 Pavilion Way/1100 Deerland Rd. Tickets $10. Kids under 18 are free. Live Music and Camping

10th Mt. Division Band
August 2015. Date to be announced! 7pm. Mt. Sabattis Pavilion.

Cycle Adirondacks
August 28, 2015. Long Lake Town Ball Field. Live Music.

Fire Department Labor Day Chicken BBQ
Aug 30, 2015. 5pm. Mt. Sabattis. Music by the Fulton Chain Gang. Fireworks At dusk

Long Boat Regatta
Sept 26, 2015. 11am. Long Lake Town Beach.

Hunter Safety Class
TBA. Call 518.624.3077 to register 5pm – 8pm. Long Lake Town Hall

Harvest Craft Fair and Fall Fire Festival
October 11, 2014. 10am – 5pm. LightEXPO Shows, LLCS Lawn at 3:30, 4:15 and 5pm.

Balsam Class with Cindy Black
December 1st 2014. Call 624-3077 for info

Holiday Craft Class
December 8th 2014. Call 624-3077 for info

Sound of Music
December 6th 2014. 7pm. Long Lake Central School.

Polar Bear Plunge for the Wounded Warriors
December 27th 2014. 1pm. Registration 10am Adirondack Hotel. Fundraiser

New Years Eve Bus
December 31st. Ring in the new year without having to drive! 518-323-5000

Kids Movie Night
January 9th 2015. Long Lake Town Hall

Moonlighter’s Winter Carnival
January 17th 2015. Mt. Sabattis Geiger Arena

Ice Fest
February 6th & 7th 20152015. Raquette Lake & Long Lake.

Moonlighter Poker Run
February 6,7 Pick up cards in Raquette Lake or Newcomb

Long Lake Trivia Nights
Feb 11 Cellar, Feb 25, Adk Hotel March 11 Diner, March 25, Cellar

Hey Jude The Tribute. Beatles Cover Band
March 7 LL Town Hall. $12 advance /$15 at door. LL Town Hall

Adult/Child Fishing Derby
March 7 LL Town Hall.

Lake Eaton Ice Fishing Derby
February 14, 2015. $25 per person

Winter Wonderland Week
Feb 14th – Feb 22nd. Weeks worth of Family Fun Events

Round Robin Dinner
February 19, 2015. $25 per person

Kids Movie Night
March 20th, 6pm. Little Bus Running

Community Pride Day
May 6, 2015 9am – Noon. Mt. Sabattis Geiger Arena

Great Adk Garage Sale
May 22nd – 24th. 70 Miles of Garage Sales stretching from Long Lake, Indian Lake, Inlet & Old Forge

Memorial Day Parade
May 25th. 8:30am Town Hall.