Adirondacks

Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Park

Location

Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Park
535 Stone Bridge Road
Pottersville, NY 12860
United States
Phone: (518) 494-2283
43° 43' 10.6032" N, 73° 48' 40.176" W

The Natural Stone Bridge and Caves Park is located in Pottersville, New York and is a tourist attraction that has been privately owned by the same family since the Revolutionary War. The park protects a massive stone bridge arch, which is the largest marble cave entrance in the eastern United States.

Pharaoh Lake Wilderness

Location

Pharaoh Lake Wilderness
Crane Pond Road
Schroon, NY 12870
United States
43° 51' 22.2912" N, 73° 41' 16.8" W

Pharaoh Lake Wilderness is a unit of New York's Adirondack Park.

Hearthstone Point Campground

Location

Hearthstone Point Campground
3298 Lake Shore Drive
Lake George, NY 12845
United States
Phone: (518) 668-5193
43° 27' 25.4844" N, 73° 41' 39.6312" W

Hearthstone Point Campground is part of New York's Adirondack Park and is located on the shores of Lake George two miles north of the Village of Lake George.

Camping is the primary activity at Hearthstone Point and families can stay at one of the 251 tent and trailer sites. The campground features flush toilets, hot showers, recycling center and trailer dump station. Properly licensed and leashed pets are permitted.

Rogers Rock Campground & Day Use Area

Location

Rogers Rock Campground & Day Use Area
9894 Lake Shore Drive
Hague, NY 12836
United States
Phone: (518) 585-6746
43° 47' 19.6728" N, 73° 29' 19.0248" W

Rogers Rock Campground & Day Use Area is part of New York's Adirondack Park and is located along the northwestern bank of Lake George. A major feature of the area is Rogers Rock, named after an English colonial fighter named Robert Rogers, who served in the French and Indian War. Rogers climbed the rock to evade Indians who were pursuing him and there are various legends regarding the specifics of his escape.

Adirondack Park

Size: 
6100000 acres

Location

Adirondack Park
1133 NYS Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
United States
Phone: (518) 891-4050
44° 17' 47.7096" N, 74° 0' 14.4648" W

Adirondack Park is located in Northeast New York. The park protects the lands surrounding the Adirondack Mountain range and includes several major lakes, such as Lake George and Lake Placid. The mountain range contains 46 peaks above 4000 feet and the highest peak, Mount Marcy, has an elevation of 5344 feet.

The 2010 Fall Foliage Season In New York State Is Underway

First signs of colorful fall foliage emerging in Adirondacks and Catskills regions

Albany, N.Y. - And they’re off! The 2010 foliage season in New York State is officially underway as the first significant colors of autumn are appearing in the Adirondacks and Catskills regions, according to observers for the Empire State Development Division of Tourism’s I LOVE NEW YORK program.

Moreau Lake State Park

Size: 
4100 acres

Location

Moreau Lake State Park
605 Old Saratoga Road
Gansevoort, NY 12831
United States
Phone: (518) 793-0511
43° 13' 49.8072" N, 73° 42' 14.544" W

Moreau Lake State Park is located in Gansevoort, NY in the foothills of the Adirondacks.

The park offers over 20 miles of trails offer hiking trails and cross-country skiing. There is a wealth of opportunities for camping with 147 campsites and 2 cottages. During warm weather months, swimming is available in Moreau Lake and paddling on the Hudson River.

Higley Flow State Park

Size: 
1115 acres

Location

Higley Flow State Park
442 Cold Brook Drive
Colton, NY 13625
United States
Phone: (315) 262-2880‎
44° 29' 49.8048" N, 74° 57' 6.7068" W

Higley Flow State Park is located in Colton, NY in the northern foothills of the Adirondacks. The park is on an reservoir of the Raquette River called Higley Flow and the river itself is the second longest river within New York State. Boating on the river is a favorite activity, especially canoeing and kayaking.

10 miles of trails provide hiking and cross country skiing. There are 135 well-spaced campsites for overnight visits, including some with electrical hookups.

Rattlesnake Mountain

Location

Rattlesnake Mountain
4525 Route 22
Willsboro, NY 12996
United States
44° 15' 2.178" N, 73° 33' 12.4776" W

Rattlesnake Mountain is a located in Essex County, New York. It climbs to 1,263 feet above sea level and has excellent views of the surrounding region. The trail is located with the Adirondack Park and is publicly accessible although it is on private land.

Feature: Long Pond - Hidden Adirondack Treasure

In the Northeastern corner of New York State, nestled among the mountains of the Adirondack region, lies a hidden getaway that is well worth the journey. Long Pond, a secluded 400-acre mountain lake, makes for a perfect adventure weekend or the base for a weeklong Adirondack excursion. Visitors have the opportunity to partake in hiking, biking, swimming, boating and fishing.