Local Interests: All within walking distance
Multiple excellent restaurants, pizzerias, ice cream shops and bakery.
Many Adirondack gift shops.
Rustic furniture stores.
4-plex movie theater.
Large food store and drug store.
Tickner's Canoe and Kayak Rentals with trips down river and back on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad, or take a trip up river for a relaxing four hour easy paddle back.
Enchanted Forest Water Safari Theme Park.
Swimming at sandy beach-Old Forge Pond.
Well marked hiking trails- climb Bald Mountain.
White water rafting - Thendara.
Fulton Chain of Lakes - Riverboat Cruises.
Inlet Golf Club - 18 hole course.
Famous Old Forge Hardware Store.
Within one hour are:
Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake.
The Sagamore - public tours of a great camp.
Raquette Lake Navigation Co. lunch and dinner cruises.
Sea Plane Rides on Seventh Lake at Payne's.
In the Winter:
You can enjoy the wide open spaces that only a snowmobiler can access when you hit the well groomed trails in Old Forge, which is referred to as 'The snowmobile capital of the East'. Permit required.
McCauley Mountain in town offers downhill as well as cross country skiing. You can also enjoy ice skating, snowshoeing, and ice fishing nearby.