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A 2,030-foot mountain in Lake George that offers trips to the summit in "viewmobile" vans for awesome views.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shuttle bus” (55 reviews)
“parking lot” (94 reviews)
“picnic tables” (60 reviews)
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Lake George, NY
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"shuttle bus"
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"parking lot"
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"picnic tables"
in 60 reviews
"car load"
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"parking area"
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"scenic overlooks"
in 12 reviews
"steep hike"
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"entrance fee"
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"hiking trail"
in 18 reviews
"mountain top"
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"walk up"
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"picnic lunch"
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"porta potties"
in 10 reviews
"awesome views"
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"take pictures"
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"great hike"
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"view of lake george"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The $10 charge to drive up may be a bit steep, but the views of fall foliage surrounded by Lake George are a must see.

Thank Emma B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We rode to the top on our motorcycle so much to see the views were spectacular from every stop along the way just and amazing view

Thank Laura B
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For $10 a car you can drive to different points to see amazing views. There is a shuttle that comes every 8 min. to take you to the very top. On the Shuttle you’ll hear a brief history of the mountain, the mountain house, and...More

1  Thank Stanelle P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We started our mini trip here. You have beautiful views o f Vermont Green Mountains, New Hampshire's White Mountains, Lake George area, and possibly the Canadian Mountains! It costs about $10.00 or less/free for N.Y. seniors. You drive part of the way and take a...More

1  Thank katem j
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a nice place to see a great view of the lake. It’s $10 per car load and has three stops on the way up before the summit. Once at the top the view is great and then you can take the shuttle up...More

Thank dfranco52006
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view. Shuttle ride to the top with stops along the way to see views of lake George. $10 charge per car .

Thank mlou222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip to Lake George and we finally got a nice day to go up Prospect Mtn. It was a short drive up to the parking lot and then took a shuttle to the top. The views were spectacular! It's a great...More

Thank Cttraveler66
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We climbed up Prospect Mountain. It was rated a moderate climb but it's more like a Hard climb! It's very rocky, big huge rocks & some mid size rocks & its very steep at points. It takes quite a while & you think you won't...More

Thank Katrinka513
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a cost-per-car to access the roadway and mountain top, but I felt it was worth for the amazing views! There are several places to pull off and take the gorgeousness of Lake George. You can see for miles and miles and miles. There...More

Thank ayla912
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I looking for views she could take pictures of for future paintings the ride provides numerous stops each with a better view great opportunity

Thank Richard L
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readingpooh
12 July 2018|
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Response from mgwis | Reviewed this property |
The drive to the top I would say 5 min. Then you have to wait for the bus to take you to the very top. The buses go every 15 min or so. The drive is about 10 min as well they play a video. The rest is up to you how much... More
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