There’s nothing like a summer vacation in Lake George, NY! Our town has a blended feel of rustic elegance and we are excited for you to explore what makes us great. You will find endless things to do—from hiking mountains to enjoying a meal at a waterfront restaurant. Stay at Depe Dene Family Lakeside Resort to be close to all the activities, all while appreciating the sandy shores of Lake George. A popular pastime of locals and tourists alike is cruising on the crystal blue waters of Lake George. Lake George cruises provide a fantastic chance to experience the beauty of the area’s natural surroundings. You can pick from jazz cruises to dinner cruises with live music. There is a Lake George cruise for everyone! Follow our list of the top three Lake George cruises to start planning your epic summer vacation. 

1. Bolton Boat Tours and Water Sports on Lake George

Described by some as a “hidden gem,” this Lake George cruise company offers you a chance to relax on the waters with a guided tour by a local captain. You’ll spend nearly two hours learning all about the history and culture of Lake George. All cruises include your choice of tubing, cliff jumping, light tackle catch-and-release fishing, and so much more. These Lake George cruises are a wonderful private experience catered just for you and yours. Father and son duo Captain Ted and Captain Tim know these waters like the back of their hands, so let them show you the ropes!

2. Lake George Island Boat Tours

Now is your time to share in a personalized scenic cruise tour of Lake George. You will cruise through the Narrow Islands, take a historic tour, cliff jumping, swimming, and more. Awarded with a 2020 Traveler’s Choice recognition from Tripadvisor, Lake George Island Boat Tours is a part of the top ten percent of attractions worldwide. The captains will spook you with tales of sunken ships and ghost stories. You can choose whether you relax or party, as long as you enjoy your cruise! An average summer tour lasts three hours and you can customize your cruise for no additional cost. 

3. Lake George Steamboat Company

This local Lake George cruise company has been in business for over 200 years and boasts rave reviews from dedicated guests who love cruising in historic style. They offer many daily, varied length cruises on any of their three ships from May to October. Take your significant other on a memorable Champagne Brunch cruise aboard the Lac du Saint Sacrement, the largest cruise ship on the inland waters of New York State. The whole family will enjoy the Minne Ha Ha Night Pirate Cruises, where kids receive pirate loot and participate in a treasure hunt. Lake George Steamboat Company’s vast array of cruises makes it an amazing choice! 

Relax in A Rustic Adirondack Woodland Wonderland

Depe Dene Family Lakeside Resort is conveniently located three miles north of Lake George Village, the perfect distance from the top three Lake George cruises. With 88 units, from multi-bedroom beach suites to forest townhouses, our lakeside resort has a little bit of something for everyone! Come enjoy our modern amenities and comfy accommodations this summer. Book your stay by calling us at 518-668-2788!