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https://www.queensbury.net/2019/07/explore-queensbury-indoors/

Explore Queensbury Indoors!

Indoor Activities & Exploration in the Queensbury Area While it’s true that there are many exciting outdoor activities to enjoy in our area, there are tons of other indoor activities to enjoy in Queeensbury, Glens Falls, Lake George area all year long! Any time you’re in the mood to explore Queensbury indoors, there are all [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2019/04/spring-hiking-in-queensbury/

Spring Hiking in Queensbury

Spring Hiking at Van Dusen Preserve The Town of Queensbury is graced with a host of great hiking biking and walking trails. Local hiking trails provide easy access to the beauty that surrounds us, with well-maintained trails, adequate signage, and clear access to trailheads. One of these is Van Dusen Preserve. This trail is one [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2019/04/queensbury-picnic/

The Picnic Place To Be!

In our neck of the woods, we like to get outside as much as we can.  And what better way to enjoy the great weather than a picnic! Queensbury has many wonderful spots to enjoy an outdoor meal and fun for the whole day. Want a park with entertainment options for the whole family? Try [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2019/03/queensbury-senior-living-facilities/

Queensbury Senior Living Facilities

Senior Living Facilities in the Queensbury Area Thanks to the wide variety of senior living facilities in the Queensbury area, there is housing available to fit every local senior’s needs. Whether you or a loved one are seeking a facility offering attentive medical care, or a comfortable apartment to accommodate independent living, you need not [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2019/02/lake-george-winter-carnival-time/

Lake George Winter Carnival Time!

A Full Month of Events, Food and Fun! It’s February – and that means all sorts of old fashioned winter fun in the Queensbury area! During the month of February, the annual Lake George Winter Carnival is in full swing! This yearly event is a traditional festival, planned and put together each year by an all-volunteer [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2019/01/old-fashioned-winter-activities-in-and-around-queensbury/

Old Fashioned Winter Activities in and Around Queensbury

Finding winter activities in and around Queensbury is never a problem. One of the most amazing things about where we live? You can go from skiing, hiking or snowshoeing a scenic wooded trail, to enjoying a professional dinner theater experience…all within 5 miles.  The Queensbury Corridor offers easy admission to different sections of Queensbury, Glens [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2017/09/west-mountain-bike-park/

Discover West Mountain Bike Park!

On July 6, 2017, West Mountain here in Queensbury opened their new bike park. Originally led by local mountain biker, David Spory, the grassroots mountain biking effort has led to the launch of West Mountain’s intermediate downhill trail “Big Easy” in October 2016. Now the new bike park hosts around 10 miles of cross-country trails [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2017/08/horseback-riding-near-queensbury-ny/

Horseback Riding Near Queensbury NY

Ranches, Stables, Trail Rides Near Queensbury What is an Upstate NY summer without a horseback ride? Our region has a long history of horseback riding, Adirondack dude ranches and ranch resort getaways.  If you just want to go horseback riding, there are a number of stables offering different experiences. Here are a few ranches, stables [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2017/05/steve-lovering-director-queensbury-recreation-department/

Meet Steve Lovering: Q & A With Director of Queensbury Parks & Recreation

For anyone who lives in or visits the Queensbury NY  area, our parks and recreation facilities and programs are one of the greatest features of our community. For decades, the Rec Department has maintained a vital and active role in enhancing the lives of our residents and our community through development and careful stewardship of nearly a dozen parks, recreation sites, and [Read More]

https://www.queensbury.net/2016/09/queensbury-region-autumn-weekend-events/

Queensbury Region Autumn Weekend Events

Ah….Autumn. The season that combines the comfortable, summer-is-over feeling with the energy and appreciation for our area that the cooler weather and gorgeous  local views instill in us. It is also the season where there are all types of events to be enjoyed both outdoors and in!  Here is just a sampling of Queensbury region [Read More]