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Prospect Mountain

Lake George, NY
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Happy hiking

We stopped at Prospect Mountain to break up a road trip and stretch our legs on our way to NYC. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
skatsof
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Montreal, Canada
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Fantastic view of Lake George & Adirondack Miuntains

Prospect mountain is a wonderful way to enjoy spectacular views of the Adirondack mountains with... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Freespirit134
,
Rochester, New York
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“shuttle bus” (50 reviews)
“parking lot” (81 reviews)
“picnic tables” (55 reviews)
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Lake George, NY
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped at Prospect Mountain to break up a road trip and stretch our legs on our way to NYC. The trail head directions sent us over to the East side of the I87 where we parked, only to find out that the beginning of...More

Thank skatsof
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Prospect mountain is a wonderful way to enjoy spectacular views of the Adirondack mountains with the convenience of driving rather than hiking, though a hiking trail also exists for the fit & energetic. Anyone whose health or mobility rules out a mountain climb will savor...More

Thank Freespirit134
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice moderated hike. There were complete families when we were hiking so it is ok to bring children older than 6 year old to the mountain. The view of the town and the lake is great.

Thank Fernando V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Drive up the mountain. Nice picnic and rest area and BREATHTAKING VIEWS!! Enjoyed the peaceful atmosphere and gorgeous views.

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must for outdoor enthusiasts! Its worth the entrance fee, the views are remarkable. I took a lot of photos and my family enjoyed a picnic while we were there. We went in the summer and fall for two different scenic views. You have awesome...More

Thank Firefly2416
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love the scenic views and vistas of the adirondacks, then make sure your next trip to Lake George,NY includes prospect mountain, The Veterans Memorial Highway. Guarenteed to satisfy any outdoor enthusiast.

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The scenery and view is fantastic. We've visited the area for over 50 years and are always amazed and awed struck by the beauty of the Adirondacks, which explains why we always return.

2  Thank Mariann C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You can hike up the mountain or take your car halfway up the mountain & then take the shuttle to the top. As you wind your way up the mountain there are awesome scenery vantage points, with the top being the best. At the top...More

4  Thank cherylannsantore
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Went up mountain in off season, and stopped at all vistas and went to top on the bus. Great history lesson and views. Very interesting.

1  Thank Willowdewitt
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and myself took the trail up the mountain for a little exercise. They have a shuttle to the top and back ,that passed us on our way up the mountain..It was worth the trip to look at the beautiful view. We took the...More

2  Thank Barbara R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Bob S
Are dogs allowed at Prospect Mountain
21 May 2017|
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Response from cherylannsantore | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are more than welcome-just bring your own bags
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patrick m
will it be open in February
20 February 2017|
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Response from Ameer A | Reviewed this property |
It's close in winter season. I think it's start open in MAY until October or November. But the trail is open any time .
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sueannesheppard63
Can you have a small wedding there at the summit and use a gazebo dose it cost anything
29 January 2017|
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Response from RalphMerc | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Sue Anne, so don't know the cost.
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