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.