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Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course - Other parks have tried to imitate but can not duplicate the heart pumping, adrenaline rushing largest aerial tree top adventure park in the United States. Have you found your inner Monkey?

Adirondack Museum - Something special happens every day! Twenty-two exhibits, historic buildings, outstanding collections, marvelous gardens, and pristine views tell the stories of life, work, and play in a special place --- the Adirondack Park of northern New York State.

Wilder Homestead (Almanzo Wilder Boyhood Home) - Located on the Stacy Road in the town of Burke, the birthplace of the nine-year-old boy depicted in the classic story, Farmer Boy. Almanzo Wilder is the leading character in the true-life story that introduced generations of children all over the world to life in 1866 Burke and Malone.

Ausable Chasm - Offers a variety of geological wonders. Known as the East's only natural water park, activities include nature trails, scenic vistas, rafting on the Ausable River, camping, picnicking and lots more.

House of Frankenstein Wax Museum - In the House, there are many 'monsters.' The creatures roaming the halls of this house are not living, nor are they dead. For as you shall see for yourself, they move and talk and sometimes they even scream!

Adventure Racing Family Fun Center - Indoor Go Cart track, 70 foot Rock-climbing wall, Paintball target practice range, Multilevel Laser Tag with tons of hiding spots, Glow in the dark structures and Great Music, Bumper Cars, plus a Gigantic Arcade.

The Hyde Collection Art Museum & Historic House - The result of 50 years of avid and highly informed art collecting during the first half of the twentieth century by Louis and Charlotte Hyde. The museum features an extraordinary collection of European and American art, including works by Raphael, da Vinci, Rubens, Rembrandt, Renoir, and Picasso.

Lake Placid Center for the Arts - A theater, art gallery, and a 355-seat performing arts center.

Santa's Workshop - The magic of Christmas comes alive again when you visit with Santa Claus at his home and workshop, a village of alpine flavor nestled on the side of Whiteface Mountain.

Six Flags The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom - Offers over 125 rides, shows and attractions. Splashwater Kingdom is a great escape into an oasis of fun and thrills with an array of water activities for the whole family.

Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum - Explore the legacy of the 1932 and 1980 Lake Placid Winter Games in many great exhibits, which include video highlights, athletes' uniforms and equipment, and historical information about all of the area's Olympic sites.

Adirondack Scenic Railroad - Experience the Adirondack wilderness, railroad adventure riding in vintage coaches or in the open fresh air cars through remote forests, past sparkling rivers, ponds and streams, into the magnificent beauty of the Adirondack Park.

Akwesasne Cultural Center - A community effort of concerned Native American people to help themselves preserve their culture and fulfill the educational need of future generations. Exhibits portray the continuing cultural heritage of the Akwesasne Mohawk people. Includes clothing, tools, beadwork and a collection of Mohawk basketry.

Adirondack Interpretive Center - Open year-round, this facility serves the 6 million-acre park as environmental education and traveler orientation center. Indoor exhibits on natural history are complemented by regular showings of multi-image presentations on the park. Youngsters will find 'touch tables,' games and puzzles to spark their interest in the region's animals, insects and plants.

Chapman Historical Museum - Located near downtown Glens Falls, The Chapman Historical Museum presents the history of the Glens Falls-Queensbury community and its connection to the Adirondack region. By encouraging discovery, understanding, and appreciation of the regionís heritage, the museum provides perspective for the present and the future.

Fort Ticonderoga - Visitors enter the garrison grounds through iron gates, and drive through the Carillon Battlefield, the site of the greatest French victory of the Seven Years War as well as the subsequent battles during the French & Indian and American Revolutionary wars.

Glens Falls Civic Center - Home of sports and entertainment for residents of the Southern Adirondack, Saratoga, and Capital District Regions of New York State, as well as eastern Vermont. This highly versatile multi-purpose complex includes an arena for sporting events, concerts, family activities, dance, theater, and trade shows.

High Falls Gorge - In the shadow of Whiteface Mountain, you can take a nature walk to view the Ausable River as it spills over ancient granite cliffs. Sturdy bridges, walkways and groomed paths provide safe access to breathtaking views and photographic vantage points.

Lake George Steamboat Cruises - Offers a variety of Cruises on their 3 large cruise ships, The Minne-Ha-Ha, a authentic Paddlewheeler, The Mohican and the Lake's largest cruise ship, The Lac du Saint Sacrement. From 1 hour cruises to the only complete tour of historic and scenic Lake George, The Queen of American Lakes.

Magic Forest Family Fun Park - One mile south of Lake George Village and is the perfect destination for a family visiting the Adirondack Park. With 25 rides including the Safari Ride, three shows, live animals and theme trails, Magic Forest provides a whole day's entertainment.

Pirates Cove Mini Golf - Learn of the adventures and exploits of the rowdiest pirates that ever lived-- while putting your way through a backdrop of meandering streams, cascading waterfalls, marauding buccaneers and manicured landscaping. And watch out for troublesome pirates hanging on the rigging overhead, while you play on a full-scale pirate ship!

The Fun Spot - Inside you can Rollerblade or skate to the hottest top 40 music, race through Inflatable Obstacle Courses with 12 foot slides, and play Laser Tag in the outer space themed arena. Outside you can race on "Lemans Raceway" Go Kart Track and play a round of mini golf on the Gold Rush Adventure Golf Course.

Enchanted Forest Water Safari - New York's largest water theme park featuring water slides, rides, kid rides, shops, amusement rides and entertainment for the entire family.

Water Slide World - With its wide variety of activities and highly trained staff, Water Slide World is a water park designed and operated for the family. Water Slide World is the #1 water park on the East Coast, with over 35 water slides, attractions and services.