Keep busy in the Schroon Lake Region
It's easy to plan a vacation itinerary while visiting the Adirondacks. Schroon Lake is the perfect access point to all the Adirondacks have to offer. From all points south including New York metropolitan areas, Albany and the Capital District, you can enjoy all Adirondack attractions and activities whether you're staying a few days or a week!
Consider a visit to the Adirondack Museum
, taking the kids to the "North Pole" to see Santa's workshop, visiting Railroads on Parade, or exploring the Natural Stone Bridge and Caves
Park, there's plenty to see and do in the Schroon Lake region.
Art Deco treasures and Hollywood history
Experience a nostalgic treat while in Schroon- the charm of a local and historic movie theater. Plan to visit Schroon Lake's Strand Theatre
, which has been in operation for more than 70 years for a classic movie-watching experience.
In addition to the many events and attractions of the Schroon Lake region, visitors have the opportunity to walk through old Hollywood at the Scaroon Manor Resort
, now converted to a NYS DEC campground. The Scaroon Manor Resort and Camp Red Wing of Schroon were featured in the movie "Marjorie Morningstar" and graced with stars such as Natalie Wood, Gene Kelley, Carolyn Jones
and Ed Wynn
. The site was also featured in the popular film The Last of the Mohicans.
Schroon Lake's history of film and theater is still present today. With various theatrical productions and events your Adirondack lake vacation is certain to be filled with entertainment and activity!
Adirondack Marathon, Half Marathon and Fun RunsClock your miles in the Adirondacks
Race dates this year run Saturday September 27- Sunday, September 28, 2014
The Adirondack Marathon and Half marathon begin on Main Street in the Town of Schroon where runners complete a scenic full loop of Schroon Lake and then travel rolling hills down route 9. This race fills up fast- don't miss sign ups! Fun runs for the whole family are a great experience and will be held on Saturday September 27, 2014.
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