Photographer Frank Houck
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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
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The Adirondacks &
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acclaimed Olympic Village of Lake Placid, diners can choose from
exciting restaurants with menus featuring everything from sushi
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Arts program at Paul Smith's College in the Adirondacks was founded
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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
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
click here to visit the Albany website
click here to visit the Troy website
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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.
here for the Lake Champlain Valley Website
here to preview beautiful prints
by Photographer Frank Houck
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
Americians who called it the “Garden of the Great Spirit.”
here for the Thousand Island Region Website
Springs in Upstate New York
here to preview prints|
by Outdoor Photographer Carl Heilman
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
Enjoy world class performances at the Saratoga
Performing Arts Center featuring
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Saratoga Race Course is
America's oldest track and considered to be one of this countries most beautiful
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the exciting steeplechase
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click here to visit the
Saratoga Springs Region website
Olympic Village of Lake Placid
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
click here for the Lake Placid website
Adirondack High Peaks Region
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.
here for the Adirondack High Peaks website
here for the Keene NY website
Image by Frank Houck
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