Schroon Lake, NY

Schroon Lake NY is well-known as a fantastic Adirondack vacation destination just 20 beautiful miles from Ticonderoga NY. Not only is Schroon Lake a stunning Adirondack lake itself, but it is surrounded by beautiful lakes and ponds, amazing mountain views as far as the eye can see, and a vibrant art community. The town serves as a perfect “command center” for your Adirondack vacation due to its convenient location as the hub of so much of the region’s activities.

If you love the great outdoors, you will love this charming town, which has a pristine sandy beach where people come from miles around to experience that classic summer neighborhood beach feeling! The beach has a public park where you are likely to hear live music or discover a festival underway at any time during the summer months. With easy access to the High Peaks and just a short drive to several great ski resorts, your opportunities for adventure are boundless.

Schroon Lake doesn’t slow down in the winter either! Snowmobiling enthusiasts love to make pit stops in this lively little town with lots of surrounding trails and an energetic nightlife. Other things to do in Schroon Lake NY include:

Schroon Lake is home to the Seagle Music Colony in the Adirondacks, which is one of the most elite vocal training programs in the world, producing professional operas and musicals every summer. Word of Life, a Christian ministry known worldwide, has its headquarters in Schroon Lake NY and offers faith-based family fun and conferences all year long.

Be sure to go shopping in Schroon Lake, where you will find an assorted mix of shops and a diverse menu of restaurants.

Schroon Lake NY lodging accommodations are plentiful, from campgrounds, to snug Adirondack bed & breakfasts, to cottages, motels, and Adirondack resorts. is a regional guide offering information about Ticonderoga NY and all of the wonderful little Adirondack communities that surround it. Be sure to check out our Events Guide for upcoming events around and in Schroon Lake NY and Ticonderoga NY.