Attractions

No matter which of the four seasons is your favorite, there is something for everyone to do in Old Forge all year round! Our Central Adirondack region boasts many miles of hiking and biking trails, dozens of lakes to canoe and kayak on, and beautiful mountain-top scenery. During the winter months, our area transforms into a winter wonderland, acting as the snowmobiling and winter enthusiast’s headquarters.
Take the gang on a family adventure that they’ll never forget! The popular Enchanted Forest Water Safari and Calypso’s Cove Family Fun Center provide thrilling family fun in the summer. Horseback riding, scenic railroad train rides, and whitewater rafting are a few of the local favorites. Or maybe you’re looking for some traditional family fun such as golfing, fishing, and shopping in our many unique, locally-owned gift stores, which are definite crowd-pleasers.
However you choose to spend your time in Old Forge, it’s sure to be a trip that you’ll never forget!

Adirondack River Outfitters

From Family Fun to High Adventure

  • 3115 New York 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-3536

A.R.O. (Adirondack River Outfitters) has been New York State’s leading whitewater rafting company for over thirty years. We discovered the whitewater of the Black River Gorge, and lead the successful effort to preserve the river’s environment and whitewater for future generations,

A.R.O. was the first New York outfitter on the Moose River and a founding members of the Hudson River Professional Outfitters Association.

A.R.O. has experienced and personable guides and an impeccable safety record. Our guides and staff have a passion for outdoor adventure and for sharing that passion with our guests. A.R.O. considers rafting a team sport and they strive to make you key players on the team. Call today to plan your trip with our whitewater professionals. Combine with a vacation in Old Forge, Lake Placid, Lake George, or the 1000 Islands

Calypso’s Cove Family Fun Park

Even more fun right next door to Enchanted Forest Water Safari!

  • 3183 State Route 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-6145

Calypso’s Cove Family Fun Park, located right next door to Enchanted Forest Water Safari, offers the area afternoon and evening entertainment at an affordable price. With something for everyone, your adventure to Calypso’s Cove is sure to be a memorable one! Admission to Calypso’s Cove is free. Each attraction requires one ticket.  Go-Karts, Kiddie Go-Karts, Zip Line, Bumper Boats, Batting Cages, Mini Golf, Rock Climbing Wall, Aracade, Food and more!

Enchanted Forest Water Safari

Enchanted Forest Water Safari is an amusement park in Old Forge, New York.

  • 3183 New York 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-6145

New York’s Largest Water Theme Park!
If you are looking for a great escape, and a great adventure… then you are going to love Enchanted Forest Water Safari for great family amusement! Located in New York’s Adirondack State Park in Old Forge, NY, the Enchanted Forest Water Safari is New York’s Largest Water Theme Park with over 50 rides & attractions including 32 of the wettest and wildest water rides!

Adirondack Scenic Railroad

Scenic Rides Along the Moose River, Breakfast/Lunch Trains to Big Moose Station Restaurant, Canoe & Rail, Bike & Rail.  Pumpkin Trains and Santa Trains! Join us for one of our special event trains during July and August, featuring Train Robberies, Clown Trains, Magic Trains. For a complete schedule and more special event trains call or…

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  • 2568 State Route 28
  • Thendara, NY
  • 13472
315-369-6290

Scenic Rides Along the Moose River, Breakfast/Lunch Trains to Big Moose Station Restaurant, Canoe & Rail, Bike & Rail.  Pumpkin Trains and Santa Trains! Join us for one of our special event trains during July and August, featuring Train Robberies, Clown Trains, Magic Trains. For a complete schedule and more special event trains call or go online at www.adirondackrr.com.

Benny’s Ice Cream

Next to Nutty Putty Miniature Golf Course in Old Forge-Featuring Flavor Burst Free Sprinkles. Open Daily at 11 am.  Hard & Soft Ice Cream

  • 3040 NY 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420 315-369-6636

Next to Nutty Putty Miniature Golf Course in Old Forge-Featuring Flavor Burst Free Sprinkles. Open Daily at 11 am.  Hard & Soft Ice Cream

McCauley Mountain Skiing/Scenic Chairlift

Ride the scenic chairlift during the summer and fall or walk up the mountain to see this breathtaking view. At the top, you will not only see all the brilliant colors, but you will also see the Fulton Chain of Lakes and the High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains. For more information, visit www.mccauleyny.com.

  • 300 McCauley Mountain Road
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-3225
Open daily except Tuesday's. (Will be open Tuesday of Christmas week & Presidents Week). Closed Christmas Day & New Year's Day.

Ride the scenic chairlift during the summer and fall or walk up the mountain to see this breathtaking view. At the top, you will not only see all the brilliant colors, but you will also see the Fulton Chain of Lakes and the High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains. For more information, visit www.mccauleyny.com.

Old Forge Lake Cruises

Across from Enchanted Forest Water Safari. Narrated Sightseeing Cruises through the first four lakes of the Fulton Chain, in the heart of the Central Adirondacks. Ample free parking, handicapped accessible, snack bar & restrooms on-board, heated lower cabin. For information & tickets call or visit us at www.OldForgeLakeCruises.com

  • 3210 State Route 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-6473
Open Daily 11am & 1pm except Saturday 11am/1pm/3pm

Across from Enchanted Forest Water Safari. Narrated Sightseeing Cruises through the first four lakes of the Fulton Chain, in the heart of the Central Adirondacks. Ample free parking, handicapped accessible, snack bar & restrooms on-board, heated lower cabin. For information & tickets call or visit us at www.OldForgeLakeCruises.com

Payne’s Seaplanes & Air Service

View the spectacle of the Adirondack region from the air! Soar through the clouds and over the top of our pristine mountains and lakes. 7th lake, 2 miles north of Inlet. Scenic tours, hunting, fishing, camping trips and charter service. Licensed, Insured and Air Carrier Certified. Over 40 years of experience!

  • PO Box 239
  • 431 State Route 28
  • Inlet, NY
  • 13660
315-357-3971
Open Daily 9am - 6pm

View the spectacle of the Adirondack region from the air! Soar through the clouds and over the top of our pristine mountains and lakes. 7th lake, 2 miles north of Inlet. Scenic tours, hunting, fishing, camping trips and charter service. Licensed, Insured and Air Carrier Certified. Over 40 years of experience!

The Goodsell Museum

Headquarters of the Town of Webb Historical Association. Open All Year – FREE TO THE PUBLIC.  Discover the interesting local Adirondack history of the Town of Webb. Learn from our changing exhibits. Explore our maps, postcards and photographs. Research our library, genealogy and business records.  Museum Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday, 10AM – 3 PM.

  • 2993 State Route 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-3838
Open Tuesday-Saturday 10am-3pm

Headquarters of the Town of Webb Historical Association. Open All Year – FREE TO THE PUBLIC.  Discover the interesting local Adirondack history of the Town of Webb. Learn from our changing exhibits. Explore our maps, postcards and photographs. Research our library, genealogy and business records.  Museum Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday, 10AM – 3 PM.

The Strand Theatre

Come join us in our historic theatre in Old Forge where beautifully restored historic architecture meets the best in modern projection, sound, and comfort!  We have 4 screens providing you a choice of first run films all year round.  Call for 24 hour movie information or visit our website www.strandoldforge.com.

  • State Route 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-6703
Open 7 days a week

Come join us in our historic theatre in Old Forge where beautifully restored historic architecture meets the best in modern projection, sound, and comfort!  We have 4 screens providing you a choice of first run films all year round.  Call for 24 hour movie information or visit our website www.strandoldforge.com.

View

View offers workshops for all ages, art exhibitions, and performances. They are located just 0.3 miles North of the Enchanted Forest Water Safari, and 0.2 miles from the Old Forge Camping Resort on Rt. 28. Whether it’s tie dye Tuesday, or the Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors, there is always something fun to come…

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  • 3273 State Route 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-6411
Open Monday-Saturday 10am-4:30pm. Open Sunday 12-4pm

View offers workshops for all ages, art exhibitions, and performances. They are located just 0.3 miles North of the Enchanted Forest Water Safari, and 0.2 miles from the Old Forge Camping Resort on Rt. 28. Whether it’s tie dye Tuesday, or the Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors, there is always something fun to come see at View.

  • 1353 State Route 28
  • Inlet, NY
  • 13436
315-354-4120
  • State Route 28
  • Blue Mountain Lk, NY
  • 12812
518-352-7715
  • 9097 State Route 30
  • Blue Mountain Lake, NY
  • 12812
  • 3105 State Route 28
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-369-6028
  • State Route 28
  • Inlet, NY
  • 13360
315-357-5501
  • State Route 28
  • Inlet, NY
  • 13360
  • Loomis Road
  • Inlet, NY
  • 13360
315-357-5501
148 State Route 28, Inlet, NY 13360 315-357-3444
  • Old Forge, NY
  • 13420
315-357-3799
  • State Route 28
  • Raquette Lake, NY
  • 13436
315-354-4230