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Lake George Steamboat Company

Cruise with us on Lake George, undoubtedly the most beautiful lake in America! Our three large passenger vessels offer scenic cruises designed for your campers’ enjoyment. 57 Beach Road, Lake George, New York 12845. Tel: 800-553-BOAT/518-668-5777. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Arcade and Attica Railroad

278 Main St., Arcade, NY 14009. 585-492-3100. Students can visit the station and view exhibits, including antique railroad lanterns, switch locks, an old switch stand and 19th century photographs, then board a train for a ride through countryside and farmland virtually unchanged since the 1880s. Fee.

Catskill Mountain Railroad

5048 State Rte. 28, Phoenicia, NY 12464. 845-688-7400. Offers rides and programs on rail travel safety. Fee.

Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad

Rte. 166, 136 E. Main St., Milford, NY 13807. 607-432-2429. Enjoy the scenic wilderness of the upper Susquehanna River Valley. Fee.

U.S.S. Slater

141 Broadway (Broadway and Quay St.), Albany, NY 12202. 518-431-1943. The only destroyer escort remaining afloat in the U.S. Museum displays artifacts such as uniforms, photos and documents. Fee.