Heading to Old Forge and the Central Adirondacks? Don’t forget your camera, because photo ops abound.
For sheer beauty of nature, you can’t beat The Adirondack Park. There is easy access to most of the state-owned public lands that feature trails across the mountains, and boat launches on accessible lakes and waterways.
Early evenings on Fourth Lake provide the most beautiful sunsets you’ll see anywhere.
Get a celebrity photo with Old Forge’s most famous resident, the statue of Paul Bunyan at the Enchanted Forest Water Safari.
From Bald Mountain, you can capture a birds-eye panoramic view of miles and miles of natural beauty.
If you’re a little less adventurous, the McCauley mountain scenic chairlift ride will give you a clear view of the Fulton Chain of Lakes with Whiteface Mountain and Mount Marcy on the horizon.
Capture rustic Americana with the charming shops and restaurant along Main Street.
The Old Mill Restaurant’s working water mill provides an interesting backdrop for a family portrait.
And, even though seeing one is rare, you never know, you may just spot and capture an image of an Adirondack Moose, these enormous creatures are beautiful and awe-inspiring. Remember though, you’re in their home, so photograph and treat them with respect.