Moose River House

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Welcome to the Moose River House in Old Forge, New York, built in 1890 on the serene middle branch of the Moose River. We are located in the Adirondack Park of Upstate New York. This elegant and charming Victorian property offers a weekend wedding experience for you and your guests to enjoy for the complete weekend of your choice. The property offers a stunning yet peaceful setting, perfect for your special occasion.

14 guests can stay overnight on the property and we host celebrations with up to 80 people attending. The main house has 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, living room, two dining rooms, and a large deck which is accessible through sliding glass doors that overlook the river. In a private, separate yet connected bridal suite, there is grand bedroom, a sitting room, kitchen, bathroom, and a deck. Both the main house and the bridal suite have welcoming front porches and are equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, access to a fitness room, and extra refrigerators in the garage. All bedrooms, living rooms, bathrooms, and kitchens have been newly renovated and remodeled as of this year.

Outside you’ll find all of our decks, porches, and docks surrounded by beautiful landscaping, gardens, and gorgeous tall pine trees. There are multiple little “hide away” sitting areas as well as outdoor tables perfect for morning coffee, afternoon tea, or a sunset dinner. Our outdoor amenities include our hot tub, kayaks, bicycles, grills, and a fire pit. The property provides an intimate Adirondack atmosphere for a truly memorable experience. You will always remember the warmth, hospitality, and tranquility that the Moose River House has to offer. And let's not forget the spectacular view, especially at sunset.

Everything needed to have the wedding of your dreams is available at the Moose River House. With this beautiful waterfront venue, there are incredible photo opportunities with gardens and the Moose River as your backdrop. We offer a tented reception for your special day with access to catering and bar services, event rentals, and accommodations. The decor and event items included in the overall pricing of the Moose River House are a waterfront gazebo with an altar, chairs at gazebo, an event tent that seats up to 80 people with a dance floor, tables and linens, and tent accessories. The event services at the Moose River House are seemingly endless, including:

  • Event planning
  • Wireless internet
  • Set up and clean up
  • Guest and wedding party overnight accommodations
  • Pet-friendly areas

The Moose River House also has the option of overnight guests accommondations. There are 7 delightful bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths in this historic Victorian venue. There is a private bridal suite for the blissful couple and the spacious, comfortable main house for the wedding party or close guests. All packages are for rental of the property for an entire weekend

Come and enjoy our little piece of heaven and all that nature has to offer. We’re far enough away from the town of Old Forge to feel truly removed from your busy everyday life, but only a short car or bike ride away from shops, grocery stores, restaurants, bars, and all that Old Forge has to offer. Perfect for weddings, anniversaries, retirement parties, family reunions, corporate retreats, or any type of event you have; the Moose River House is what you're looking for!

  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?


Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?


Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Clean Up

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

30 x 40 Outdoor tent, 7 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths large Victorian house

Describe your venue:

Historic Building

What kind of settings are available?

Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Set Up

What event items are available?

Dance Floor
Tent Accessories

What food and beverage items are available?


What transportation and access is available?


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What months are included in your off-peak season?



Moose River House Price Rates


Sandra Albert
Sandra Albert
Property Owner

As an Old Forge local for the past twenty plus years, Sandy has been in real estate selling beautiful homes in the Old Forge area and Adirondack State Park. Along with this knowledge of the local landscape, Sandy and her team are able to help guide you and your guests through the town of Old Forge and all it has to offer, while ensuring a true Adirondack experience. With the Moose River house hitting the market, Sandy knew it was destined to be hers and quickly jumped into the deal in May of 2021. After having been a realtor her whole life, Sandy has put her years of experience into renovating and remodeling the Moose River House to make it your perfect destination for any event or vacation. Feel free to reach out with questions about the property, events we can host, or the town itself. Hopefully you can enjoy the Moose River House as much as Sandy has since owning it!

Gordi Christodaro
Gordi Christodaro
Event Planner

Meet our event coordinator, Gordi. She has been in the wedding event business for 20+ years in the Old Forge / Inlet, NY area. She has personal experience in the fields of a florist, design and décorator, event planning and coordinating weddings and celebrations.

She loves the outdoors, outdoor activities, her 2 dogs and a good campfire. Traveling is her passion. She is a certified EMT in the Old Forge area and a certified minister who performs numerous ceremonies throughout the Adirondacks.

Let her help plan your perfect wedding weekend at the Moose River House in Old Forge, NY


124 Birch Street Thendara, NY, 13472
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