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Magic Forest

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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We camped at King Phillips campground across the parking lot and the kids went to Majic Forest. It... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
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You should go at least once.

It’s inexpensive compared to most theme/amusement parks. Once you enter you kind of get that “what... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
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A family fun park, in the Adirondacks, that features 25 amusement rides, including the Safari Ride, plus live animal performances, magic shows and the ever-popular "Rex the Diving Horse."
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Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845
+1 518-668-2448
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited Magic Forest on Labor Day weekend 2018. It was awful! Almost everything is in disrepair. The 3 things that drew us to this place were: the diving horse, train ride and safari tour. Well, the horse is now retired (website and roadside...More

Thank Climber71424
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We camped at King Phillips campground across the parking lot and the kids went to Majic Forest. It does not have much street appeal, but lots of nest rides! Our grandkids ranged from 4 to 6 as well as their parents..... a great time was...More

Thank Piperfrank1
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

This place was so disappointing and not worth $20 per person, regardless of your age. Parents can't even ride with their children on most rides. The park is old and filthy. Half the rides weren't even running. The ride operators were not friendly. The picnic...More

2  Thank lindsayd3092018
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

It’s inexpensive compared to most theme/amusement parks. Once you enter you kind of get that “what did I just pay for feeling”. My 4 and 1 year olds LOVED the place. We did have a great day with them. The magician jimmy browns magic show...More

1  Thank ElvaMarie
Reviewed August 31, 2018

On a super hot August day, we found a shady and uncrowded amusement park to enjoy for a couple of hours. That's a miracle in and of itself. Perfect for kids under 10, there are a number of fun rides - some very mild and...More

Thank Karen I
Reviewed August 30, 2018

first off place was empty with no lines. parking was free which was nice since admission was $20pp. My 5 year old had a great time on several rides. many rides were closed for unexplainable reasons and several kept saying they were on a lunch...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just took out almost 4 year old twins for an early birthday gift. It was awful! Workers weren’t friendly and we had lunch there which was expensive and the hamburgers werent thoroughly cooked. Everything is outdated! I would NOT recommend this!...More

Thank Deb P
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

No where else can you go for like two hours and your kids can ride at least 20 rides in that time. We had kids ranging from 2-6 years old. Some of the rides you have to ride with your kids just beware that most...More

Thank Archer K
Reviewed August 20, 2018

And considering the state of factory farming in this country perhaps we should back off a little? This place was awesome! How much have I spent on two rides at a carnival? $12?! Hate that. I refuse to go to the NYS Fair this year...More

3  Thank Lynnsey S
Reviewed August 20, 2018

For a family with small children this is perfect. Lots of fun and things to do. Can spend a few hours here especially if a cloudy day.

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August 29, 2018|
Response from mpr5879 | Reviewed this property |
I’m glad you enjoyed..everybody is allowed to have their own opinion...
Diane S
August 24, 2018|
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Response from dbaizel | Reviewed this property |
For Military (Vets, Active, Retired) 2 dollars off the price of admission. Not for family but for the individual.
Ariel M
July 15, 2017|
Response from Laurie M | Reviewed this property |
I think that you would probably be towed.