About the Area

Located in the Southern Adirondack basin of Upstate New York, the Lake George Area offers unmatched beauty and endless opportunity! Coined as the spot of the "Original Vacation" and the birthplace of the North American conservation movement, the gateway to the 6 million acre state park boasts endless waterways, meandering hiking trails, and attractions at every turn. With millions of visitors coming to the year-round destination, you will feel an energetic pulse from the local and tourist scene with a dose of charm and downtown vibes!


Finish your shift and escape into the beauty and magic of the mountains, lakes, and backdrops galore! Find friends sprinkled along the alleys and streets in downtown towns, villages, and cities. Take a break on a winding country road, along the lake coastline, or within the tree dense forests! 

The Lake George Area is a mecca for those seeking anything from seasonal employment to year-round professions. Check the job listings to find your perfect job!

J1 Students

Stay connected in the region by following the Student Connection Facebook Page!


If you are looking for something seasonal or short-term, many employers offer on-site or seasonal housing. You can find housing opportunities in the employer listings

Other housing opportunities can be found by visiting rental sites such as Glens Falls Craigslist, Apartments.com, or the local Post Star classifieds. 

Many who come here to visit end up staying!

Looking long-term?

You can find housing resources for Warren County living by visiting the Warren County Economic Developent Council Site

The Lake George Area has over 65,000 residents within the 11 municipalities:  Glens FallsBoltonChesterHagueHoriconJohnsburgLake GeorgeLake George VillageLake LuzerneQueensburyStony CreekThurman, and Warrensburg


Boasting over 200 attractions, the Lake George Area offers endless fun and adventure! Check out the Warren County Tourism website to find all the ways that you can explore and take advantage of all the area has to offer!

Find a complete list of Things to do, Attractions, Events, and more!

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