A Vacation Rental Property in the Adirondack Mountains
We are open and we are following NY State guidelines
It may seem like things are finally opening up. But we are taking the same precautions to insure your safety . The Adirondacks is one of the most pristine destinations in New York and possibly the whole country. We will insist upon your arrival that you still practice “social distancing” while you are here unless you are fully vaccinated and require you wear your masks in case you interact with anyone that is providing other essential services in our community, nearby. You will also have insurances that our rooms will not only be clean but disinfected prior to your arrival, so you will have peace of mind as you explore these beautiful mountains until the pandemic is finally over.
Blue Mountain Rest is located just 1/2 mile from Blue Mountain Lake, NY.
A four-season vacation playground, Blue Mountain Rest in BM Lake is a national & international travel destination nestled in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains in upstate NY.
This pristine & scenic area offers extreme adventure, unbeaten path “authentic experiences” for people from any generation who love the great outdoors. It also offers historical & cultural experiences for families of all ages. Kick back on a sandy beach- over 30 lakes nearby or take a seaplane ride to get a birds-eye view of this gorgeous “untouched” landscape, 80% of which has been declared “forever wild” by the APA (Adirondack Park Association). The experience opportunities are endless. (see YEAR ROUND ACTIVITIES below).
Blue Mountain Rest is Internationally known. We have had guests of all ages coming from practically every state in the United States and from all over the globe (56 countries and counting) including:
Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Chile, China, Columbia, Croatia, Denmark, Dominican Republic, England, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Haiti, Holland, Hungry, India, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Lebanon, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Republic of Georgia, Romania, Russia, El Salvador, Scotland, Singapore, Spain, South Africa, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Wales, Zimbabwe.
To make a reservation call (518) 352-7009 or click here and fill out our reservation request form to expedite reservation inquiry.
Spring & Summer Sports
Bring many friends or the whole family for boating, water-skiing, jet-skiing, tubing, or sunbathing in the summer and snowmobiling in the winter.
Summer anglers will delight in the serenity of a meandering stream or the large expanse of the region’s many lakes.
Rather tee-off? Blue Mountain Lake has two golf courses on its outskirts.
Hikers will be challenged by numerous trails that interlace the area and by Blue Mountains’ 3,700-foot vertical incline (one of the highest peaks in the ADKs), viewable from all our cabins at Blue Mountain Rest.
Whitewater rafters can enjoy a ride at Adirondac Rafting Company in nearby Indian Lake the Whitewater Rafting Capital of NY State or canoe and kayak enthusiasts can paddle lazily on glass-like water or sun shaded streams.
Motorcyclists & bikers can cruise on the long winding main Route 28 & Route 30 and coast to colorful views lake to lake, and town to town or hit some of the best mountain biking trails in New York State in Inlet nearby from spring to fall.
Canoe, kayak, and boat launches on Blue Mountain Lake are just one minute or less than a 1/2 mile drive from Blue Mountain Rest.
Come any season and Blue Mountain Rest will have the accommodations waiting for you and your friends and family.
Fall & Winter Sports
Bring a few friends or come alone if you are looking for the solitude of the hunting season in the fall. Or if it’s a winter sport that gets your blood pumping – Blue Mountain Rest intersects with private and state snowmobile trails (on-site) pointed southeast to Speculator, or southwest to Old Forge and North to Tupper Lake. Ride the groomed trails or open it up on frozen lakes….. hundreds of miles long. This is a snowmobile country.
Beginner or advanced skiers & snowboarders enjoy 3 centrally located ski areas, just minutes from Blue Mountain Rest. For beginners, there is Mac Cauley Mt or Big Tupper. For intermediates, experts, and the hardcore rider or skier, Gore Mountain is just 30 minutes away.
Cross-country skiers and snow-shoers will wonder at the wintry vistas of the region’s Rockwell-esque snow-covered lakes. Groom trails are just across the street so you can ski in or ski-out right from your room. Or slap those shoes on to see the sights.
Ice fisherman have their pick of 7 lakes within 20 minutes from our door and if you are into dog sledding that is just north of Tupper Lake.
Blue Mountain Rest is a Popular Travel Destination in the Blue Mountain Lake Area
Blue Mountain Rest is not a lakefront property; we are just an 8-minute walk (less than a one minute drive) from Blue Mountain Lake.
The adventure, charm, and beauty of the Adirondacks at affordable rates, Blue Mountain Rest is a year-round vacation playground in the Adirondacks. The Blue Mountain Lake area offers visitors a rich variety of recreational, historic, and artistic attractions, a spectacular countryside with dramatic wilderness, majestic mountains, and sparkling lakes and streams.
Lakes in the Blue Mountain Area
Blue Mountain Lake in the heart of the Adirondack State Park. Blue Mountain is not only surrounded by the legendary beauty of the Adirondack Mountains but also numerous crystalline and pristine lakes. Open all year, Blue Mountain Rest is surrounded by dozens of lakes including Indian, Lewey, Mason, Adirondack, Abanakee, Eagle, Utowanna, Durant, Long, Tupper, Saranac, Moose, Lake Pleasant, Raquette, & The Fulton Chain Lakes.
Liquid blue water, golden sun, and pure white powdery snows are the ingredients that make this region every outdoors year-round haven.
Year-Round Activities for Every Adventurer
Recreational attractions in the Blue Mountain Lake area include dinner cruising, boating, golfing, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, downhill skiing, snowboarding, water-skiing, tubing, sunbathing, hiking, mountain biking, ice fishing, white water rafting, water parks, canoeing, kayaking, cross country skiing, snow-shoeing, ice skating, horseback riding, zip lines, adventure parks, and snow tubing—the Blue Mountain Lake area has it all. Cultural & historic facilities include….. the very interactive Adirondack Museum & The Wild Center and ALCA – Adk Lakes Center for the Arts.
*** SIDEBAR SUMMER Local Summer Activities