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Upstate - New York .com is the premier online guide to Upstate New York showcasing hundreds of exciting attractions throughout the Adirondacks, Capital/Saratoga region, Catskills, Central Leatherstocking region, Chautauqua/Allegheny, the Finger Lakes, Greater Niagara, Hudson Valley and the Thousand Island/Seaway Regions.

We invite you to take a virtual tour of some of our most popular travel destinations

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including the historic cities of Saratoga Springs, Glens Falls , Lake George, the Lake Champlain Valley

Region, Lake Placid ,Saranac Lake and the High Peaks Region , Old Forge and the Tug Hill Plateau, St. Lawrence Seaway and the 1000 islands and Lake Ontario. Upstate New York is ideally located within easy driving distance of major metropolitian areas including New York City, Philadelphia, New Jersey as well as Montreal, Canada and Burlington, Vermont. Upstate New York offers visitors a rich variety of historic, artistic, and cultural attractions ranging from the 1932 and 1980 Olympic venues in Lake Placid to the historic Saratoga Springs Racetrack, and the famous Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown.

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The majority of jobs in the New York State Department of Correctional Services are filled by Correction Officers, who are required to pass a written Civil Service exam and undergo extensive medical, psychological, and background checks. Correction Officer positions are located throughout New York State in various facilities of the Department of Correctional Services. Correction Officers are responsible for the custody and security as well as the safety and well being, of criminal offenders in State Correctional Facilities.

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The Village of Lake George is ideally located within the Adirondack Park and offers visitors a delightful year round vacation destination. Use our Lake George, New York real estate guide if you are considering buying or selling a home in the Lake George area.
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Adirondack Culinary Arts
The Adirondacks & the Lake Champlain Valley of Upstate New York & Vermont have long been known for their truly unique & varied cuisine ranging from fresh caught native brook trout cooked over an open campfire to world class dining at five star resorts. In the internationally acclaimed Olympic Village of Lake Placid, diners can choose from exciting restaurants with menus featuring everything from sushi and health foods to hearty Adirondack homecooked meals.
The Culinary Arts program at Paul Smith's College in the Adirondacks was founded on the principle of learning by doing. Many of todays local chefs learned their trade at Paul Smith's.

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Capital District Region
The Capital District Region includes - Albany, Schenectady, Troy Rensselaer, Cohoes, & Latham. Albany is New York's historic Capital and is the oldest continuing settlement in the United States. The historic city of Troy is over 200 years old and played a major role in the industrial revolution of 1800's as a center for textile mills, stagecoach and carriage builders, breweries, bell manufacturers, iron and steel centers.
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Lake Champlain Valley
The beautiful Lake Champlain Valley was recently ranked "One of Four Outstanding Get-Away Locations in the Northeast" by USA Weekday Magazine. Each year, the Lake Champlain Valley welcomes thousands of visitors traveling to both Vermont's Green Mountains and the majestic Adirondack mountains of upstate New York.

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Thousand Island Region
The 1000 Islands Region and the St. Lawrence Seaway are major international travel destinations, spanning two countries and cultures on both sides of the US-Canada border. The Thousand Islands are located along the St. Lawrence River and the eastern shores of Lake Ontario. This beautiful region is actually comprised of over 1,800 individual islands and takes its name from the
Native Americians who called it the “Garden of the Great Spirit.”
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Saratoga Springs in Upstate New York

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We invite you to discover neighboring Saratoga Springs
where you can explore the many famous landmarks including the 2,000 acre Saratoga Spa State Park. Learn about the famous mineral springs and geysers and their ledgendary healing powers. Enjoy world class performances at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center
featuring the New York City Ballet and the Philadelphia Symphony. Saratoga Race Course is America's oldest track and considered to be one of this countries most beautiful racetracks. Each year in August thousands of people flock to Saratoga to view the exciting steeplechase and thoroughbred racing.
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The Olympic Village of Lake Placid

The High Peaks Region is home to the Olympic Village of Lake Placid hosting the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics. Lake Placid has also been host for a variety of world class events including the ESPN Outdoor Games, World Cup bobsled and luge, the Ironman Triathalon, international figure skating, Empire State Games and the "I Love NY" Horse Shows. The Lake Placid / High Peaks Region offers visitors a rich variety of historic, artistic and cultural attractions.
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Adirondack High Peaks Region
The greatest number of high peaks in the Adirondacks (in a single location) rise majestically in the Keene/Keene Valley Region making this area a meca for hikers, climbers and other visitors who wish to experience the remarkable beauty of the Adirondack mountains. There are literally hundreds of trail heads located in the tiny hamlet of Keene including the trail to the summit of Mt. Marcy, the highest mountain in New York State. This year the Annual Adirondack Mountaineering Festival will be held on Jan 18th - 19th in Keene Valley. The event is a celebration of mountaineering that includes a variety of ice climbing and mountaineering clinics.
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We invite you to visit our recreational and lifestyle web sites throughout Upstate New York:   The premier online guide to skiing and winter sports throughout all of New York State including the Hudson Valley, Catskill Mountains and the Adirondack High Peaks.   The premier online guide to hiking and climbing throughout all of New York State including the Hudson Valley, Catskill Mountains and the Adirondack High Peaks.   The largest comprehensive online guide to fishing in the Adirondacks and Upstate New York including the Hudson Valley and Catskills showcasing a multitude of summer and winter sports including Fishing , Camping , Canoeing , Whitewater Rafting , Hiking & Hunting .

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