American History Comes to Life

Come Meet Military Soldier’s From 1759

This summer find out what it was like in 1759 to be a soldier and what life was like back then. When you hear the muskets fire at the Lake George RV Park on Monday, August 1 and Monday, August 15, you will know that the soldiers have arrived at the Picnic Pavillion and the program on Fort Ticonderoga – bringing American history to life is about to begin at 10:00 am right here at the Lake George RV Park.

Coming to Lake George RV Park are soldiers from the year 1759, who are authentic in every way. This is a great way to hear what happened at Fort Ticonderoga.  Listen to great stories. See and hear real muskets fired. Learn about the day and life of young soldiers.

 Fort Ticonderoga this season is focusing on the key French &Indian war year 1759 when the French Fort Carillon was captured by General Amherst and became Fort Ticonderoga. Visitors can explore the Fort, and see the Massachusetts provincial soldiers who garrisoned the Fort after its capture. Learn about 18th century clothing construction, cooking 18th century rations, muskets, and military maneuver. Explore both the military history of the Fort Ticonderoga and the Lake Champlain valley as well as the Native perspective with our 1759 Indian Agent. Learn about the struggles and sacrifice of these various armies and cultures, along with the breathtaking views of Fort Ticonderoga.

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Lake George RV Park - Fun in Site!

PARK IS NOW CLOSED FOR THE CAMPING SEASON AND WILL REOPEN FRIDAY, MAY 14th, 2021.  Our office remains open Monday - Friday from 9 am - 4 pm (except during holiday weeks) for the entire winter season and staff is available to assist guests with vacation planning.  Online reservations may also be made 24/7 all year long.  We will continue to track developments with Covid-19 and its potential impacts on our 2021 season.  Currently, we have planned operations to be normal in 2021 and will adjust accordingly based on government guidance in the spring of 2021.  Check our website often for updates as we will post them as new information becomes available.

We have kept our Covid-19 FAQs  page live for the fall and winter seasons as a reference for guests planning a 2021 visit.  This page represents the guidance we were following during the 2020 season.  Please note that this is currently only an example of the required guidance that COULD BE in place for portions of the 2021 season as well.

We remind guests planning to visit us next season that they may be required to PLEDGE their support and adherence to the safety protocols required by New York State and the CDC.  Anyone who chooses not to follow these guidelines, should they be in pace for 2021, is asked to postpone their visit until a time when these guidelines are lifted.

Stay safe and healthy until we can be together again.

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