History

Julia Burton Preston, An Original Adirondack Guide

The geography and the landscape of the Adirondacks have always formed a sort of “border of challenges." Let’s face it: living here isn't always easy. The winters can be long. The roads are few. The...

Stories of the Adirondacks

11Nov2017
Author:RaChelle Hosley
A place this full of history needs people to tell its stories, which is why we are fortunate enough to have a rich supply of historians, songwriters, and storytellers.  INLET'S STORYTELLER One such...

Fall Events

We are just as sad as you that summer seems to be coming to an end far too quickly. However, just because summer is almost over, it doesn't mean the fun has to stop! There are tons of great events...

5 Ways To Explore Adirondack History 


08Aug2017
Author:Michelle Clement
Like Peas and Carrots In my mind, there is something about autumn and history that goes together like peas and carrots! I'm not sure why my interest in history spikes in the fall, but it definitely...

Adirondack Experience The Museum On Blue Mountain Lake

As many of you know, our beloved museum in Blue Mountain Lake has undergone a lot of changes in the last few months.  They have changed from The Adirondack Museum to  Adirondack Experience, the...

Kunjamuk Cave

A Break in the Weather  After what seemed like weeks and weeks of non-stop rain, we finally got some much needed sunshine in the Adirondacks. So,  I grabbed my friend Steven and his dog Theo and we...

Things to Do Along the Way

05May2017
Author:RaChelle Hosley
Memorial Day is right around the corner, and you know what that means... It's time for the Great Adirondack Garage Sale! With sales from Speculator to Inlet to Indian Lake to Long Lake (and...

Home is where the hog is

03Mar2017
Author:Shaun Kittle
It's nearly impossible to miss: A few miles north of Speculator, right next to Route 30, there's a boulder painted to look like a pig's head. Affectionally known as "Pig Rock," the man-made landmark...

Got Cabin Fever?

03Mar2017
Author:RaChelle Hosley
Spring fever... cabin fever... Call it what you will — I'm feeling it! We've had a fantastic winter season, but lately we've had a lot of warm temperatures and rain, usually followed by plummeting...

2016 Most Popular Blogs

2016 Top 3 Blogs In Review We scoured our blogs for the most popular, most informative, and just downright funniest pieces from the past year. In case you missed them when they were originally...

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