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July 4th campers head to Lake George
LAKE GEORGE -- Unlike the previous month, the fourth of July weekend weather is shaping up to be perfect and used to lure thousands of people to one of the most traveled summer destinations in the state.
Hotels, motels, and cottages were at max capacity in, Lake George, Thursday. In the village streets were full and businesses were packed. Outside of downtown campsites were sold out, and beaches were at full.
The Hearthstone Point Campground, just outside Lake George, was at full capacity with all 251 campsites occupied.
Tourism officials in Warren County estimate about 750,000 people will camp in the area throughout the year.