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Come enjoy the 39th annual SNODEO Weekend in Old Forge! The 39th annual SNODEO will be held at the Hildebrant Recreation Center in Old Forge on December 11th and 12th. The official kick-off to snowmobile season offers special events, vending, and raffles for the snowmobile enthusiast. Check out the newest 2016 snow machines from Artic Cat, Yamaha, Polaris, and Skidoo.  This family centered event offers something for everyone, don’t miss the chance to gear up and get ready to ride. This year’s events include:

  •                 Vintage Snowmobile races
  •                 Kitty-Cat/120cc Races (Sponsored by The Old Forge Camping Resort)
  •                 Fireworks
  •                 SNODEO Raffle, grand prize is a new snowmobile
  •                 A visit from Santa & Mrs. Clause

     With over 500 miles of groomed trails Old Forge is the snowmobile destination of choice for thousands of snowmobilers. For additional event details click here! (http://www.visitmyadirondacks.com/snodeo.html) Don’t miss out on the 26th annual snowmobile shootout returning to Inlet, New York, after 17 years of being located in Woodgate. The gates open at 8 am on Friday the 11th and Saturday the 12th, with racing starting at 11 am both days.  After the Shoot Out why not spend the night in one of our cozy cabins! With cabins starting at just $49 per night Old Forge Camping Resort is your most affordable option to enjoy some early season winter fun!

The Taste of Fall is Festival featuring the 10th Annual Camper's Cook-Off is scheduled on September 18-19, 2015 during the beautiful fall season. Expanding upon the Camper's Cook-Off event from the past 10 years, the Taste of Fall expands its taste buds with more fun and activities for the entire family. On Saturday, from 11:00am - 1:00pm, families can tie-dye or create crafts in the event pavilion, check out vendors sellling crafts, food and specialty wares from 1pm-5pm near the Main Lodge, then sample entries and vote for popular choince in the Camper's Cook-Off Competition. This year's themed ingreient is sausage! Following the Camper's Cook-Off, stick around for more fun in the event pavilion!  Plus, while you're in town there's always plenty to do from shopping, dining and local bars with entertainment to special events and exhibitions or just a leisurly hike or drive around the area to take in the breathtaking fall colors. View, the Arts Center in Old Forge, is hosting the ADK Musicfest as well as the Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors. Inlet, NY is also hosting a Fall Festival on Saturday and Sunday.  Don't miss out on all the fun on this special event weekend in Old Forge! Call 1-800-CAMPING or Book online today - Click Here

Join us on June 12-13, 2015 for our 13th Annual Aloha Summer Kick-Off Event! Enjoy a summer-themed weekend at our low value season prices! We want you to break out your grass skirts, hawaiian shirts & leis and join us as we say "aloha" to summer! There will be lots of great activities throughout the weekend that the whole gang will enjoy! Get your face painted, tie dye a t-shirt, and enjoy some great camper fun! The Aloha Express hay ride will take campers on an enjoyable ride around the campground - keep an eye out for decorated sites, there will be prizes awarded to the best decorated! Lastly, join us for a Hawaiian BBQ at the Main Lodge, it's always delcious! So what are you waiting for? Give us a call at 1-800-CAMPING or Book Online to make reservations to start your summer with us!

Join us Memorial Day Weekend as we kick-off the summer with the Red, White & Blue Spring into Summer Celebration! This town-wide event will feature something for everyone in the family including a Family Fun Festival on North Street, a ventriloquist performance at View Arts, family fishing derby, a concert, fireworks & much more! Grab a bite to eat or hop on the Go-Karts at Calypso's Cove! They will be offering some great food & attraction deals Saturday & Sunday - check them out here! At the end of the day, stay with us at The Old Forge Camping Resort - we're featuring low value season rates through mid-June! To show our appreciation, we will be offering 10% off for those with an active or retired military ID! Call 1-800-CAMPING or Book Online today! To close out the weekend, we will honor those who have fallen while serving our country with a parade down Main Street followed by a wreath laying ceremony. For more information on the events of the weekend, visit www.MemorialDayOldForge.com.

If you’re interested in summer employment at Enchanted Forest Water Safari, Calypso’s Cove, Old Forge Camping Resort or Water’s Edge Inn, we’re offering Walk-In Interviews. Interviews will be held on Wednesdays beginning January 7, 2015 through March 18, 2015. Interviews are open to the public – if you’re interested, stop in on any of the Walk-In Wednesdays between 9:00am and 4:30pm. Interviewees may either submit an application online or fill one out upon arrival.  Interviews for all 4 businesses will be held at the Enchanted Forest Water Safari office located at 3183 State Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420.  If you have any questions, give us a call at 315-369-6145 ext. 0.Why work here? It’s a chance to earn some extra money and have fun while doing it! If you work for any of our 4 businesses, you’ll be able to interact with our guests and have the opportunity to make their stay fun, safe and memorable. As a team member, your number one responsibility will be safety and your number one job will be guest service. We want to make sure our guests go home at the end of their stay with smiles on their faces – and we can’t achieve that goal without YOU! If you’re interested in one of our fun summer jobs, stop by on one of our walk-in interview days. No appointment necessary. Hope to see you soon!

If you love winter activities as much as we do in Old Forge, then you’ll love the winter activities & lodging packages that the Old Forge Camping Resort and the Water’s Edge Inn are currently offering! Both lodging destinations offer a Ski and Snowboarding Deal with McCauley Mountain – stay any night of the week and receive discounted lift tickets! The Old Forge Camping Resort offers a cross-country skiing or snowshoeing package which provides two nights of accommodations, two days of equipment rentals, two free hot drinks from the main lodge plus the opportunity for late check-out!  If you prefer snowmobiling, how about a Park & Ride with Water’s Edge Inn which includes lodging accommodations, dinner at one of the area’s top restaurants & preferred snowmobile trailer parking! Lastly, Water’s Edge Inn and the Old Forge Camping Resort are proud to partner with the New York State Snowmobile Association by offering a 10% discount to members staying mid-week (Sunday-Thursday).  So what are you waiting for? Get on up to Old Forge to play in the snow! More information on Water’s Edge Inn packages can be found here. More information on the Old Forge Camping Resort packages can be found here

 It's that time of year again - everyone is scurrying to finish their Christmas shopping and get ready for the holidays! If you're stumped on finding that perfect gift for someone on your list, look no further - the Old Forge Camping Resort has a great option for giving the gift of Adirondack fun! Splash Cash is perfect for everyone on your shopping list - it can be used towards gifts or snacks from our Main Lodge as well as overnight stays and lodging packages! Did we mention that Splash Cash can also be used at Enchanted Forest Water Safari, Calypso's Cove & Water's Edge Inn too?! Looking for ways to save? Purchase $50 in Splash Cash and get $5 FREE! Purchase $100 in Splash Cash and get $10 FREE! The more you buy, the more you save!  Shopping for you? Why not treat yourself to a little Adirondack getaway? The Old Forge Camping Resort is in winter value season until 12/25/14. Rates are at their very lowest PLUS, if you bring a non-perishable food item for our local food bank, you will save $10 off Cabins/Cottages or 10% off RV/Tent sites! Splash Cash can be purchased online so all of your holiday shopping can be done right from home! Click here to finish your shopping!

38th Annual SNODEO Weekend Comes to Old Forge!The 38th Annual Snodeo Weekend will be held at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center Pavilion in Old Forge on December 12th – 14th, 2014. Snodeo weekend serves as the kickoff to the snowmobile season in the central Adirondacks. ArcticCat, Yamaha, Polaris, and Skidoo will all have the 2015 models on display. The pavilion is always full of great vendors – with anything from snowmobiling gear, to Christmas gifts & presents, to food, clothing and more! This is a great chance to gear up for the winter season. There’s always something to do for the entire family. Highlights for this year include:

  • Vintage Snowmobile Show
  • Kitty-Cat/120cc Races (sponsored by the Old Forge Camping Resort)
  • Fireworks
  • The Snodeo Raffle, with a grand prize of a snowmobile
  • Visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus

Over 500 miles of groomed trails in the Old Forge and the surrounding areas makes for some of the best riding in the area. Come see why thousands of snowmobilers make Old Forge their home away from home in the winter season. For a complete schedule of events, click here!

Still wondering what to do with the family this summer?  Our Stay ‘N Play packages are the perfect choice for every member of the family.  We offer reduced rates on accommodations in addition to discounted tickets to Enchanted Forest Water Safari.  Spend the day at the park, where you’ll find over 50 rides and attractions, including 32 of the most splashtacular water rides around.  Upgrade your Stay ‘N Play package with even more discounted fun at Calypo’s Cove Family Fun Center, featuring zip line, go karts, mini golf, and so much more!  Then, head back to your site and sit around the fire roasting marshmallows, telling stories, and enjoying the great outdoors. Don’t get left behind this summer!  Book your Stay ‘N Play package online today.  

We are excited to announce the launch of our new reservation system! Now you can book your stay online for one night, an extended stay, or any of our discounted packages.  Choose from our summer Stay ‘N Play  packages with Enchanted Forest Water Safari and other year round packages, such as a beautiful, scenic cruise with Old Forge Lake Cruises, to adventurous kayak, mountain bike, or winter snowshoe rentals from Mountainman Outdoor Company.  All are available to you with just a few clicks!  Now is the time to book your summer escape, so be sure to try out our new system! 


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