The History of Water Safari

It was 1956. Elvis was shocking television audiences with his music and gyrations, “My Fair Lady” was the toast of Broadway, and Stockholm Sweden hosted the summer Olympics. It was the year that The Enchanted Forest of the Adirondacks opened its doors for the first time. A total of 35 employees maintained the park which… Continue Reading →

Why a family photo with Paul Bunyan is tradition

For more than a century, the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan has been the subject of thousands of exploits that are treasured among generations in the United States. It is said that he once dragged his ax across the Southwest and created the Grand Canyon. Americans have created thousands of folk stories about Bunyan making him… Continue Reading →

Family Fun Indoors at Water Safari

We all know that the Enchanted Water Safari is the most fun anyone can have outdoors, right? Well, you’ve only got half the story. Water Safari features many attractions and activities indoors, too. Check these out: Explore the past with the Museum of Enchanted Memories Located in the rear of the park, behind the Oasis… Continue Reading →

How to have an Awesome Summer Vacation

It’s summer (finally). Time to get outside and have some fun with friends and family. Whatever your plans are, make this the best summer ever! Believe it or not, you don’t have to go broke enjoying the sunny season. Here are just a few suggestions> Play a sport with your friends. Nothing says outdoors like… Continue Reading →

Best Ice Cream in Old Forge

We All Scream For… Nothing Says Summer like a scoop of Ice Cream! Doesn’t ice cream make everything better – even an awesome day around Old Forge! Here are our top picks for the best Ice Cream in the Old Forge Area! Dining at Pied Piper is like stepping back in time to the 50s!… Continue Reading →

Working at Water Safari: A Behind the Scenes Look

Want a Summer job but don’t want to be stuck inside all Summer? Enchanted Forest Water Safari has the perfect solution for you, a job where you can spend your Summer in the sun, gaining valuable job experience, and making new friends from our area, across the country, and around the world. In addition, from… Continue Reading →