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hundreds of exciting attractions throughout the
Adirondack region including Lake Placid
(host of the 1932 & 1980 winter Olympics),
Tupper Lake and Saranac Lake. We invite you to take a virtual tour of some
of our most popular travel destinations including Paul
Loon Lake, Rainbow
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Lake , Westport ,
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the Adirondack High Peaks.
Village of Saranac Lake is located in the heart of the magnificent High
Peaks Region and is famous for its many beautiful lakes and streams including
Upper, Lower and Middle Saranac Lakes,
Lake, Oseetah Lake, Lake Flower and Upper and Lower St. Regis Lakes. These
waters offer some of the finest fishing in the country and are home to many native
species of trout, bass and pike. The Saranac Lake region offers visitors a rich
variety of historic, artistic and cultural attractions.
Saranac Lake is also famous for its magnificent
'Great Camps' dating back to the golden era of the early 1900's.
These sprawling compounds epitomize
what is known today
as the rustic 'Adirondack style' representing a unique chapter in Americian architectural
history. These rustic camps served as huge retreats for wealthy families like
the Rockefellers and Vanderbilts for half a century. Today, visitors can actually
tour some of these 'Great Camps' and experience their spectacular beauty first
Edward L. Trudeau
courtesy of Historic Saranac Lake)
Lake is also well known for its fresh mountain air and rejuvenating climate! In
the early 1900's the Village of Saranac Lake became an international destination
health resort for
people from all walks of life suffering from Tuberculosis.
Dr. Edward Livingston Trudeau discovered
the cure for Tuberculosis gaining worldwide attention for this quaint mountain
the organization known as Historic Saranac
Lake, an architectural preservation group, has done a remarkable job preserving
the 'Cure History' of Saranac Lake through the nomination of 170 properties to
the National Register of Historic Places. Current
projects include management of the restored Union Depot as a tourist, transportation
and recreation center, and the restoration of the Bela Bartok Cabin and Dr. E.L.
Trudeau's Saranac Laboratory.
Lake has now become an important cultural tourism destination in Upstate New York.
In 1995 the Village of Saranac
Lake was ranked #1
among small towns in New York State and 11th in the United States. In 1998 the
prestigious All America City status was bestowed upon the Village in
recognition of Saranac Lake's unique history and
Climate in Saranac Lake
the region's cool, clear air was part of what made Saranac Lake famous, it can
be a challenge. Winters are quite cold and snowy, it is not uncommon for the village
to be the coldest place in the continental United States in the thick of the season.
Spring is late and cool, summer short with cool evenings, and fall is early and
crisp. The weather is famously changeable, and even short-range weather forecasts
are often proven wrong.
Saranac Lake in the heart of the Adirondacks!
us help you choose the perfect Adirondack hideaway for your vacation!
it's a secluded 2 room cabin miles from nowhere or a spacious 6 bedroom home in
the heart of Saranac Lake or Lake Placid, we can offer the best of both worlds!
If you are interested in obtaining further information on any of our Lake Placid
or Saranac Lake listings, please feel free to contact our office anytime via fax,
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is just a sample of our rental homes
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Log Cabin on Bass Pond. One bedroom plus sleeping loft. 2 person Jacuzzi,
Outdoor fire pit & lean-to. Sleeps 4.
Pond Road Home- Hiding Bear|
between Lake Placid and Saranac Lake. Large yard.
Large deck, wooden interior.
Pond Cottage - 'Chiphaven' Adirondack cottage - perfect for the outdoorsey
type. Great views of a lovely Adirondack body of water.Sleeps 2 |
Landing' - Rustic Cabin on Beautiful Loon Lake |
2 bedrooms, 1 bath, sleeps
6, great swimming,
Pad on Rainbow Lake Located directly on the water, 2 bedrooms, place to dock
your boat. Sleeps 4 |
Pond - 'Annies Cabin'|
2 bedroom, 1 bath, woodstove,TV (with cable) VCR,
canoe & rowboat provided, sleeps
Saranac Lake Rental 'Four Winds' |
2 bedroom, 1 bath, dock. Beautiful waterfront Sleeps 5 people
Wood Home on Loon Lake- 'Camp Auer'|
2 bedrooms+ loft 1 1/2 bath,
great swimming, dock, canoe
Nell on Moody Pond|
Open floor plan, 1 bath, fully equipped kitchen, fireplace, new Adirondack style
cottage, sleeps max 2.
Saranac Lake Cottage-
Cozy wooden interior, large porch, located on the
beautiful Upper Saranac Lake. Sleeps 4
Rock Chalet - |
New Construction, wooden interior. whirlpool tub
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reservations will be taken throughout the year by telephone and confirmed with
a 50% deposit in the form of a personal check or money order. The balance
due and security deposit is to be received
no later than 30 days prior to the first day of your
rental. We will hold the security deposit for a period of one week.
Grant & Associates has a strict lease agreement. Please preview the sample
Lease Agreement . Your
Individual lease will be sent by mail for you to sign and return after you send
your 50% deposit.
Please Note: Keys for the
rental units are NOT available before 3:00 pm on the Saturday of your check in.
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. Students
in Baking and Pastry
Arts are preparing for careers in the growing hospitality industry, and upon
completion can expect to find positions in hotels, resorts, and restaurants. This
career path develops skills and knowledge necessary for employment in a variety
of baking and pastry establishments.
Examples of these positions include:
Baker, Baker's Helper, Pastry Cook,
Assistant Pastry Chef, and Bakery Manager. This fast paced industry offers many
opportunities for advancement.
for two- & four-year degrees in Culinary Arts & Baking
Side-by-side comparisons of 35 culinary schools.
Learn the culinary skills you need to get ahead!
Shopping is at its best in the Adirondacks - we showcase the
regions finest boutiques, galleries, stores
and antique & craft shops throughout Upstate New York, the Lake Champlain
Valley & the Adirondacks. The Adirondack Region has been renowned for its shopping,
hospitality and lodging since the turn of the century when the rich and famous
constructed spectacular Great Camps and huge rustic hotels during the "Gilded
Age". Today, visitors have their pick from a wide and eclectic assortment of shopping
and services ranging from Adirondack
gifts, rustic furniture, Adirondack
chairs, crafts and artwork to household items, pet care and lawn and garden
equiptment. click here.
invite you to visit our Adirondack
Gallery showcasing unique Adirondack
Furniture ~ Antler
Chandeliers & Lamps ~ Hand
Painted Canoe Paddles ~ Adirondack
Packbaskets ~ Adirondack Prints ~ Authentic Birch Bark Framing ~
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also offer interior design services for Adirondack
style camps & homes.
Birchbark Picture Frames
Hand Painted Canoe Paddles
High Peaks Region is famous for its magnificant 46 peaks including Mt. Marcy,
the highest peak in New york State, with an elevation of 5344' .The 46 peaks include
the following mountains (listed in order of height):
Marcy, Algonquin Peak, Mt. Haystack, Mt. Skylight, Whiteface Mtn,Dix Mtn. , Gray
Peak, Iroquois Peak , Basin Mtn., Gothics, Mt. Colden, Giant Mtn., Nippletop,
Santanoni Peak, Mt. Redfield, Wright Peak, Saddleback Mtn., Panther Peak, Tabletop
Mtn., Rocky Peak Ridge, Macomb Mtn., Armstrong Mtn. ,Hough Peak, Seward Mtn.,
Mt. Marshall, Allen Mtn., Big Slide Mtn., Esther Mtn. , Upper Wolfjaw, Lower Wolfjaw
, Street Mtn., Phelps Mtn., Mt. Donaldson, Seymour Mtn., Sawteeth, Cascade Mtn.,
South Dix, Porter Mtn., Mt. Colvin, Mt. Emmons, Dial Mtn., East Dix, Blake, Cliff
Mtn., Nye Mtn., and Couchsachraga Peak.
is the highest mountain in the Adirondack with 5344 feet. Marcy
is located in the middle of the High Peaks Region. This mountain
must be seen from a very close location to be able to admire its
beauty. Three of the major accesses to the Adirondack region make
possible a day hike to it. The shortest approach start at Heart
Lake and follows in and out the Van Hoevenberg Trail. This is a
23,75 km hike that takes an average of 7˝ hours. The easiest way
to shorten this distance is to camp at Marcy Dam. This will cut
7,3 km to the distance. Marcy Dam is a rustic camping area. It takes
an hour of walk to get there from Heart Lake.
of the most popular summits of the Adirondacks with Algonquin Peak
and Giant Mt.. It's the easiest hike among the 4,000 feet summit.
Cascade Mt. has a 360 degree view from its large rocky top. There
is a magnificent view to the North of the entire Lake Placid Valley.
The entire hike is in a wooden trail except for the last ˝ km, which
is on bare rock. This summit stands apart from the other High Peaks,
so there is no view over those highest summits that are Mt. Marcy,
Mt. Colden or Algonquin Peak.
is one of the most popular summit of the Adirondack. The two main
trails are at 1 km (Roaring Brook Trail) and at 3 km (Ridge Trail)
South from St-Hubert. The Ridge Trail is the most spectacular one
with from the middle of its height a long bare rock section with
many viewpoints toward the West over the Dix Range, The Great Range,
Mt. Marcy, Algonquin Peak and up to Cascade Mt.. This trail difficulty
is similar to the one of Algonquin Peak from Heart Lake. They have
similar length and high. The beginning of the Ridge Trail is very
the one of Algonquin Peak is very progressive. The second most popular
approach is the Roaring Brook Trail that passes a side trail leading
to a waterfall (Roaring Brook Falls) then follows a ridge with some
viewpoints to the summit. It is possible to make a long loop using
those two trails.
The Northville - Placid
Northville Placid Trail is a 133 mile walking / hiking path that
goes through the heart of the Adirondack wilderness in New York
State. The trail crosses the Adirondack wilderness by means of a
low lying path. It has several trails intercepting it that head
up the peaks, but the majority of the Northville Placid Trail cuts
between the valleys and along streams. click here for descriptions
of the entire trail.
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York State Correctional Jobs
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.
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.
THE POSITION OF NEW YORK STATE CORRECTION OFFICER:
must be 21 years of age on or before the date of their appointment Correction
Officer positions are located throughout New York State in various facilities
of the NYS Department of Correctional Services.
As a Correction Officer, under
the direct supervision of a higher-ranking officer, you would be responsible for
the custody and security, as well as the safety and well-being of criminal offenders
in State Correctional Facilities and Correctional Camps. You would supervise the
movement and activities of inmates; make periodic rounds of assigned areas; conduct
searches for contraband; maintain order within the facility; and prepare reports
as necessary. You would advise inmates on the rules and regulations governing
the operation of the facility and assist them in resolving problems. You would
have a high degree of responsibility for your actions and decisions. You may also
be required to carry firearms in the performance of certain duties and to perform
other related work as required.
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.
here for more information on jobs in criminal justice!
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Education in Saranac Lake
Country College of Essex and Franklin
23 Santanoni Ave., P.O.Box 89, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-0089 Phone: 518-891-2915
Toll Free: 1-888-879-6222
North Country Community College is committed to
providing, within Essex and Franklin counties, an innovative, challenging, supportive
environment where the intellectual, career, personal and creative aspirations
of all interested individuals can be realized.
86 & 30 P.O. Box 265 Paul Smiths, NY 12970-0265 Tel: 518-327-6227 1-800-421-2605
Paul Smith's College is set in the Adirondacks of Northern New York amid awe-inspiring
mountains, sparkling lakes and lush forests. The main campus of the 14,200 acre
property is on the shores of Lower St. Regis Lake, providing a safe, comfortable
and invigorating environment to obtain baccalaureate or associate degrees. Bachelor’s
programs include Biology, Business, Culinary Arts and Service Management, Fisheries
and Wildlife Sciences, Forestry, Hotel, Resort and Tourism Management, Natural
Resources, and Recreation, Adventure Travel and Ecotourism (RATE). Alternatively,
careers also start with Associate degrees in programs such as Business, Culinary
Arts, Forest Recreation or Forest Technician, Liberal Arts, Hotel and Restaurant
Management, Outdoor Recreation, Surveying, or Urban Tree Management.
and parent loans made available under the Federal Family Education Loan Program
(FFELP) are the most affordable and flexible options for financing your education.
How to Apply for a Student Loan
U.S. Department of Education -
the documents you need
Start with your Social Security Number, driver's license,
income tax return, bank statements and investment records.
Print a FAFSA on
the Web Worksheet
Write in your answers and gather your parent's information
then transfer the data to FAFSA on the Web.
Plan how to sign your FAFSA
Sign electronically with a U.S. Department of Education Personal Identification
Number (PIN) or by mailing in a signature page.
Apply for a PIN now!
Speed up the process by signing your FAFSA electronically with your PIN. Your
parent can sign electronically too.
Check your eligibility for federal student
Note important deadlines
To meet the Federal Student Financial Aid
Apply as early as possible beginning January 1st of each year.
Schools and states have their own deadlines. Contact them for exact deadline dates.
Adirondacks have been a summer destination for golfers for over one hundred years.
It is a golfers paradise with several world class courses
for you to choose from. From scenic Craigwood , to 45 hole Lake Placid Club ,
Whiteface Club and Resort & the Saranac Inn, to smaller Saranac Lake Golf
Club and Westport Country Club, you won't be disapointed .
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Placid Golf Package
Lake Placid summer golf packages . Lake Placid
offers hundreds of links and spectacular golf in the heart of the Adirondacks.
Award-winning courses offer a unique variety of golf for players of all abilities
in a truly breathtaking mountain setting.
Find your perfect home. Residential Golf Community guide
and information for country clubs, golf communities and private golf communities
across the United States.
Lake Area Golf Courses
Saranac Inn Golf & Country Club -
Saranac Inn Golf and Country Club was founded at the turn of the century and designed
by renowned Scottish Pro and Architect Seymour Dunn. The course was designed using
the natural terrain to provide a wonderful golfing experience, with spectacular
mountain views, pure mountain air and a memorable fragrance emanating form the
balsams that line the course.
Lake Golf Club -
518-891-2675 Ray Brook
friendly 9-hole course on route 86, between Saranac Lake and Lake Placid fun for
both novice and experienced golfers. Offers a complete practice facility. 518-891-2675.
Wood Golf Course -
518-523-9811 877-999-9473 (In Season)
Wood Golf Course offers a challenging round of golf in a spectacular setting.
Designed by Seymour Dunn in 1925, this carefully maintained municipal course is
strategically carved into the Adirondack countryside. It’s the perfect opportunity
for a great round of golf.
Placid Club Golf Courses -
Tee Times: 518-523-4460 800-874-1980 Lake Placid
amidst towering white pines in the heart of Adirondack splendor the historic Lake
Placid Club offers unique real estate that is stunning in its natural beauty and
rich with recreational opportunities. The Club comprises over 900 acres of land
providing a variety of exclusive Adirondack homes, Condominiums and lots with
an unmatched range of amenities - including 45 holes of championship golf - and
conveniently located close to the center of the village of Lake Placid.
Club & Resort Golf Course -
518-523-2551 1-800-422-6757 Lake Placid
Club Golf Course is one of the most notable and majestic golf courses in the eastern
United States. Built in 1898 on the shores of Lake Placid, it soon became the
course of royalty, move stars and famous sports figures.
photographer Carl Heilman II has lived in the Adirondacks in upstate New York
since he moved to the region in 1973 to live in his parents' summer home. Carl
Heilman II has been photographing the Adirondack wilderness landscape since 1975,
working to capture on film both the grandeur of these special places, and the
emotional and spiritual connection he has felt as well.
Carl Heilman's passion for spending as much time as possible in some of the wildest
regions of the Adirondack Park, soon became a life-long quest to create images
that record the essence of a true wilderness experience. Today Carl is a full
time professional nature photographer.His photographs and panoramas are also available
as posters, murals, and special edition prints. His selection of Adirondack posters
includes a pair of panoramic posters that show the full 360° view from the summit
of Mt. Marcy, and a panoramic image of the spectacular fall foliage and the High
Peaks from Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Each winter, as a NYS licensed guide, he leads
backcountry snowshoeing workshops at the Mountainfest in Keene Valley, and has
lead them for the Adirondack Mountain Club at the Adirondak Loj near Lake Placid,
Click here for more information
on Adirondack Artist Carl Heilman.
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National Trust Names
Lake, New York, One of America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations 2006.
Annual List Promotes Heritage Tourism:
Washington, D.C. (March 7, 2006) First settled in 1819 in what
was then untouched wilderness, Saranac Lake, N.Y., is a timeless Adirondack village,
nestled among pristine lakes, evergreen forests and nearby mountains. Once a logging
community, the town was reinvented in 1876 when a physician in the last stages
of tuberculosis came to Saranac Lake to live out his final months. Happily, the
doctor, an outdoor enthusiast, not only survived but was restored, and Saranac
Lake began a new chapter as one of the country’s pioneering health resorts. The
village grew into a thriving community, home to a world-renowned sanatorium, a
dozen bustling hotels and a host of “cure cottages,” large boarding houses sporting
several wide porches, many of which are still prominent landmarks around town.
Today, Saranac Lake’s downtown is charmingly preserved with period architecture
and a host of restaurants, shops and art galleries and a variety of delightful
accommodations such as the 1920s landmark Hotel Saranac, a member of the National
Trust’s Historic Hotels of America. For more than a century, visitors have flocked
to Saranac Lake's Winter Carnival, a week-long festival that includes sporting
events, performing arts, parades, fireworks and the world famous Ice Palace. The
Adirondack High Peaks Wilderness Train takes riders on a 20-mile round trip from
Saranac Lake Union Depot to Lake Placid Station, where visitors can tour the site
of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympic Games. With miles of trails and waterways
to explore and unlimited outdoor pursuits including hiking, boating, swimming,
golfing, biking and fishing, Saranac Lake is still the perfect prescription for
mind, body and soul. To read entire press release click
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landmarks and photos of Saranac Lake:
The Adirondack Chair is
one of the most popular outdoor chairs in the United States. The chair incorporates
design ideas used for many decades; wide arms, contoured seat and a scalloped
back. Adirondack chairs are comfortable because the chair back inclines 30 degrees
and is curved to conform to your back giving excellent lower back support. Its
deep, angled seat and broad arm rests, make the perfect place for a plate of food
& drink or garden gloves. click here
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The idea of behind rustic furniture was to create
interesting pieces using natural materials such as twigs and logs that would blend
into a decor and not stand out . Rustic furniture makers today follow the age
old tradition of using natural materials to create spectacular furniture and rustic
decor pieces. Rustic furniture usually has no set line or angles. Each piece is
individually crafted .
Once you have a log home with rustic elements you will
want to continue that element with the furniture
Finding beautiful log furniture, stairs and railings, and
other pieces that will complement
your beautiful log home is easier than you might think. Log furniture is naturally
beautiful. You can see all of the character and wood grain of the logs used in
every piece of wood furniture. Log furniture made with timbers, twigs and branches
brings nature right into your home or cabin. From custom crafted twig furniture,
stairs and railings to antler chandeliers, your unique rustic
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