Lake George Guide Blog

Stoneware Glaze

The coating of glass over stoneware clay is a ‘glaze’. Glazes are composed of materials that melt to form a glass at the maturation temperature of the clay, approximately 2300F. … Read More

Bee Stings

The Health Center at Northcare (1996) Most of us have received a sting from a member of the bee family at some point in our lives. In the vast majority … Read More

Vintage Articles

For the past 43 years, many professional, experienced and talented advertisers of the Lake George Guide were kind enough to write about their craft or what they were most knowledgeable … Read More

Saratoga Mineral Water Springs

For centuries, mineral water has been known for its healing benefits due to its abundance of minerals. The city of Saratoga Springs in Upstate New York, known for its natural … Read More

History of the Warren County Bikeway

Today, the Warren County Bikeway is a 17 mile bicycle trail connecting Fort Edward and Lake George. This popular pathway for joggers, walkers and cyclists has signage highlighting historical attractions … Read More

Fall’s Magnificent Handiwork

Fall is the season for many chemical changes taking place in trees. It is believed that their chlorophyll content, which supplies the green color, masks the various hues of red, … Read More

Fall Leaf Change

Fall brings pleasant thoughts of pumpkins and gourds, apple picking, cider & donuts, leaf-raking, hayrides, antiquing, warm sunny days and chilly frosty nights, ghosts, goblins, and Halloween. Fall is also … Read More

Saratoga Mineral Baths

Is a long soak in a hot bubble bath high on your list of ways to unwind? Unless you are a narrow-minded “ shower person” (and therefore beyond help), you … Read More

Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC)

Nestled within the heavily wooded 2,000 -acre Spa State Park, this partly enclosed amphitheater has a seating capacity of 5,100 for undercover and more than 10,000 on the surrounding lawns. … Read More