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  • Articles and Informational Features

    Enjoy a collection of current informative articles and small informational features on a variety of topics. Many of them pertain to the Lake George/ Adirondack Region and surrounding areas, while others focus on everyday issues you may find helpful, interesting and educational. Read about New York’s Adirondacks, the Lake George Region and its history, antiquing, boating, fishing, scenic rides, hot air ballooning, white water rafting, winter fun, as well as fitness, health, tips & advice, comedy & more! Scroll down and you’ll find the topics aplenty. Please click on article to read! Enjoy!

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    Adirondacks, Lake George Region, and History

    The Adirondack Park

    The Adirondack Park: Progress and Preservation of Man and Nature

    Adirondack Rocks

    A Poem to the Adirondacks

    Bolton Landing – A Beautiful Vacation Destination

    Indians of the Adirondacks

    The Knox Trail 1775-1776

    Lake George Region Geology

    Lake George Village – by Mayor Robert Blais and Village Historian Peg Edwards

    Last of the Mohicans – by Last of the Mohicans Outdoor Drama

    Mohican – A Centennial Observance – by Mathew Dow & Luke Dow of the Lake George Steamboat Co.

    North Creek and North River Adirondack History

    Rivers, Rails, Treasures and Trails of Gore Mountain Region

    Warrensburg – by Steve Parisi, Director of Warrensburgh Museum of Local History


    Antiques / Vintage

    Antiques

    Antique Lighting – By Antiques Market Place

    The Adirondacks on Postcards – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    American Wildfowl Decoys – By Antiques Market Place

    Antiquarian Prints & Collecting – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    Building Your Vintage Clothing Collection – By Laura’s Vintage

    Collecting Prints & Photography – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    Collecting Vintage Travel Souvenirs – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    Ghosts in the Adirondacks: A Fun Vacation Pastime – by Antiques Market Place

    Kid Collectors – by Antiques Market Place

    Seneca Ray Stoddard, An Adirondack Icon – by Antiques Market Place

    So Many Hats and Only One Head – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    Vintage Halloween Collecting – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    Where do you Get All This Stuff? – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center

    Why is Bill Grande Smiling? – by Glenwood Manor Antiques Center


    Artists and their Studios

    Garnet Studio – by Judy Brown of Garnet Studio

    Jewels in the Adirondacks – by Garnet Studio

    The Shirt Factory – by The Shirt Factory


    Boating/ Boats

    Safe Boating Tips

    Tips on Canoeing

    A Lake George Adventure – by Lake George Island Adventures

    Mohican – A Centennial Observance – by Mathew Dow & Luke Dow of the Lake George Steamboat Co.

    Sailing on Lake George – by Yankee Boating


    Comedy

    The Funny Side of Losing Weight – by The Udder Comedy Club

    Lake George Dinner Theatre – Presents “Skin Deep” – by Lake George Dinner Theatre

    Laugh… Laugh… Laugh… – by The Udder Comedy Club

    Laughter on the Lake – by The Udder Comedy Club

    Over 40 and Still Laughing – by The Udder Comedy Club


    Entertainment/ Circus

    Jenny Vidbel of Big Apple Circus – by Cyndie Wade-Wood


    Fall Foliage

    Adirondack Autumnal Awe

    Fall Leaf Change

    Fall’s Magnificent Handiwork


    Fishing

    A Truly Special Day on Lake George – by Justy-Joe Charters

    Cooperating on Lake George – by Jeff Goldberg

    Fishing – by FISH307.com

    Fishing Is Great On This Lake – by Jeff’s Charter Fishing

    Fishing Lake George – by Highliner Charter Fishing

    Ice Eaters – by FISH 307.com

    Ice Fishing Is Great On Lake George – by Jeff’s Charter Fishing

    Invasive Species – by FISH307.com

    Keep Fishing Great!  Use Certified Bait – by FISH307.com

    The Ladies Love to Fish! – by Justy-Joe Charters

    Lake George Fishing – by Highliner Charter Fishing

    Take A Kid Fishing – by Justy -Joe Charters


    Fitness

    Bored?  Ready to Climb Walls? – by RockSport

    Expert Training Tip – by Flex Appeal

    Get Results at the Gym – by Flex Appeal

    Go Take A Hike – for the Health of it!

    Need A Change? – by Flex Appeal

    Staying Fit and Active in Hot Water – by Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN)


    Garnet: New York State’s Official Gemstone

    Garnet Mining in the Adirondacks – By Garnet Studio

    The Garnet Story – by Garnet Mine Tours

    Garnet Studio Handmade Jewelry – by Garnet Studio

    Geology of the Gore Mountain Garnet Mine – by Garnet Mine Tours

    Jewels in the Adirondacks – by Garnet Studio


    Health

    Avoiding and Treating A Sunburn –  by Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN)

    Eye Care Tips For Summer – by Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN)

    Go Take A Hike – for the Health of it!

    Staying Fit and Active in Hot Water – by Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN)

    What You Want to Know About Poison Ivy – by Hudson Headwaters Health Network (HHHN)


    Hot Air Ballooning

    Hot Air Ballooning by Rob Swinton –  Majestic Balloon Flights

    Hot Air Ballooning by Phil Jackson – Adirondack Balloon Flights


    Lazy River Tubing

    Adirondack Tubing Adventures – by Dane Morton of Adirondack Tubing Adventures

    Lazy River Tubing – by Tubby Tubes Co.


    Log Homes

    Come Home to Lincoln – by The Original Lincoln Logs


    Miniature Golfing

    Do You Know the History of Miniature Golf? – by Lumberjack Pass Miniature Golf


    Parasailing

    Parasailing – by Parasailing Adventures


    Performances / Shows

    Lake George Dinner Theatre – Presents “Skin Deep” – by Lake George Dinner Theatre


    Real Estate

    Are You Considering Purchasing a Vacation Home? – DeMarsh Real Estate


    Rock/Wall Climbing

    Bored?  Ready to Climb Walls? – by RockSport


    Scenic Rides

    Bicycle Ride Through Warrensburg

    Historical Day Trips in the Lake George Region

    Let’s Take A Ride:  Around Lake George

    Let’s Take A Ride:  Brant Lake to Hague

    Let’s Take A Ride:  Warrensburg to Stony Creek to Indian Lake to Blue Mountain Lake

    The Burgoyne Trail

    The Knox Trail 1775-1776

    UHRR Rail & River – by Upper Hudson River Railroad

    Warren County Bikeway


    Shopping

    Factory Outlet Shopping


    Tips/Advice

    Don’t Let the Memories Fade

    Golfing Tips

    Safe Boating Tips

    Tips on Canoeing

    Travel Tips


    Train Riding

    UHRR Rail & River – by Upper Hudson River Railroad


    Winter Activities

    • Cross-County Skiing

    Ice Fishing

    Reading the Ice

    Snowmobiling

    Snowshoeing


    White Water Rafting

    Whitewater Rating in New York’s Adirondack Mountains – by Hudson River Rafting Company

    Whitewater Rafting in New York – by Hudson River Rafting Company

    Whitewater Rafting on the Sacandaga River – by Sacandaga Outdoor Center

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