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Camping on one of the 170 islands in Lake George
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The Lake George area is home to more than 170 islands, 148 of them state owned. Visitors who obtain a permit can camp on some of the larger islands.

View of Lake George, New York from Black Mountain
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On May 31, 1791, Thomas Jefferson said that Lake George was “the most beautiful water I ever saw.”

Parts of one of the sunken ships reclaimed from Lake George, New York
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Rather than have them captured by the French, the British sank hundreds of their own boats in the lake during the French & Indian War. Now, Lake George is a popular site for divers.

Photo: Andy Flynn

Overlooking Lake George in New York State in early fall
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Experience Lake George

Colin Young