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Our Hotel In Lake George Is Minutes From The Infamous Adirondack Hiking Trails

Go on a hiking adventure when you stay at our Lake George motel! Colonel Williams is conveniently situated in the Adirondack Mountains providing an abundance of hiking and biking opportunities for the whole family to enjoy!

Prospect Mountain

Enjoy a relaxing hike up Prospect Mountain, located just minutes from the hotels in Lake George. Witness gorgeous views of the Adirondacks of New York, Green Mountains of Vermont, White Mountains of New Hampshire and more! You can also see Lake George Village. The climb to the summit is not difficult making it the perfect trail for kids! The red markers make this Adirondack hiking trail easy to follow as well. Don't forget to pack a lunch and have a picnic on the summit!

The Prospect Mountain trail begins near the Lake George Village making it the closest Adirondack hiking trail to our motel.

You can also hike up French Mountain which is located just across from our hotel!

Black Mountain

Donít miss out on the spectacular views seen from the top of Black Mountain! Take in panoramic sights of Vermontís Green Mountains, Lake George, Lake Champlain, the Hudson Valley and the Adirondacks from the summit which soars 2,300 feet above the lake.

Located on the east shore of Lake George, this Adirondack hiking trail is 2.75 miles. The trail starts at Black Mountain Point and follows up to Black Mountain Brook before you begin the steep climb up to the fire observation tower! There are many different trail and loop options available for this hike. One of the more interesting hiking trails is found off of Pine Brook Road which is 1,046 feet of climbing through pleasant woods and ponds.

Five Mile Mountain

Climb part of the Tongue Mountain range, a peninsula that juts into Lake George and enjoy stunning views of the lake and mountains! This Adirondack hiking trail is well maintained with a moderate difficulty level. The trail begins near Hague NY, which is just a quick drive from our Lake George motel.

To get to the trailhead, take the Adirondack Northway North to Exit 24. Take a right onto Bolton Landing-Riverbank Road. Turn left onto Route 9N and travel for about 9.5 miles.

Whichever trail you choose to hike, you will discover gorgeous views of the Adirondacks and a wonderful wilderness experience you and your family will cherish for a lifetime.