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It’s time to hit the trails. With the favorable weather and plenty of sunshine, now is the perfect time to hop on a bicycle or slip into some hiking shoes and explore the natural wonders of Old Forge and its surrounding areas. The first thing to know about hiking or riding in the wilderness is…

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Labor Day Weekend may be the ceremonial end of summer, but there is still a lot of Adirondack fun to be had in Old Forge! Take advantage of the three-day weekend by making a reservation at Water’s Edge Inn or Old Forge Camping Resort, both within walking distance to Enchanted Forest Water Safari, which will…

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We work so hard to prepare when we go hiking – wearing the right gear, packing the first aid kit, spraying the correct bug spray, etc. add kids in the mix and our preparation is kicked into high gear. Knowing that you’re prepared will help make hiking safe and fun!   Have you heard the…

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Ever wonder where the people go who experience living in the Adirondacks year-round? Here are our top tips on where locals go! Check out these spots, and say “hello” to our hometown folks: For food, locals love everything from fast to fancy: Adirondack Pizzeria – Locals favorite pizza in town, also known as the “Arcade”….

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The anticipation of seeing a meteor is growing. Earth will pass through the path of Comet Swift-Tuttle until Aug. 24, with the shower’s peak — when Earth passes through the densest, dustiest area — occurring on Aug. 12. That means you’ll see the most meteors in the shortest amount of time near that peak, but…

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Cool It! It’s Hot! Well, it’s summer so the weather is supposed to be hot but that doesn’t mean you have to be hot too. Here are five places to go and cool off when the thermometer challenges your comfort: Enchanted Forest Water Safari – What more can be said? New York’s largest water theme…

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Best Ice Cream in Old Forge Nothing Says Summer like a scoop of Ice Cream! Doesn’t ice cream make everything better – even an awesome day around Old Forge! Here are our top picks for the best Ice Cream in the Old Forge Area! Dining at Pied Piper is like stepping back in time to…

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Keep your family healthy & fueled during your next visit to Enchanted Forest Water Safari with a variety of healthy food options available at the park! Here are top 5 healthy food items: 1.) Grilled chicken sandwiches 2.) New Wraps, including Turkey & Chicken Caesar 3.) Fresh Garden and Caesar salads 4.) Fruit cups 5.)…

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Hiking Snacks

June 12th, 2017 by

Hiking is a great pastime. It gets you out in the fresh air, and gives you plenty of exercise. It makes you appreciate nature, it makes you healthier, and it makes you hungry. Because none of the the 2,558 miles of wilderness trails in throughout the Adirondacks feature restaurants or snack bars, it is probably…

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Enchanted Forest Water Safari is New York’s largest water theme park. But with 32 heated water rides for all ages, and speeds, how do you plan your aquatic agenda? Here’s a start….. The Top Five Water Rides at Water Safari: Shadow – With two sides to choose from, the Shadow will keep you twisting and…

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