Submitted by Pamela Merritt on Jun 27, 2017
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This is it: The big one. The annual Arts and Crafts Fair in Schroon Lake, one of the oldest and finest arts and crafts fairs in all of upstate New York. The 49th year of this giant arts and crafts fair is Saturday, July 15, 2017. This mass of white tents, with over 100 vendors, is set up on the shore of Schroon Lake. They will be busy from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for your browsing pleasure. For the
Submitted by Kim Rielly on Jun 05, 2017
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What if I told you that there is a high-caliber, challenging, meticulously-maintained 9-hole golf oasis with stunning views of the High Peaks hiding directly in the geographic middle of the Adirondacks wilderness? It’s not intentionally hiding, but folks who visit Newcomb, New York might not immediately associate their favorite destination for hiking, biking, and paddling with the game of golf
Submitted by Pamela Merritt on Jun 01, 2017
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Buffalo in the Adirondacks? Also known as bison, these animals are not native to the Adirondacks. But, like so many others, it turns out they like it here. The Adirondack Buffalo Company is based in North Hudson, on the lovely Blue Ridge Road. Let them roamThe closest we can get to the buffalo is the coin operated telescope on the deck. These are giant animals with strong protective instincts
Submitted by Pamela Merritt on May 18, 2017
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Once upon a time, the Adirondacks became the focus of something new to all kinds of people. The concept of vacation. Once transportation was established, people began to "vacate" their cities, with its heat and crowds, to spend time in the cool of the forest, lakes, and mountains. At first it was only the rich who could build Great Camps and spend summers here. But then grand resort hotels
Submitted by Pamela Merritt on May 04, 2017
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Whether you are pulling your own water gear or arrive with only your kayak shoes and a dream, Schroon Lake welcomes you to their namesake lake. It's over four-thousand acres of fun. This charming resort town has been famous for summer hospitality since the late 19th century. And when it comes to the lake, nothing has changed. Historic summer getawayThe Leland House was a resort hotel built in