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Campsites in Midst Of Attractions Although motels and hotels wnh built-in built-in built-in everything are '"joying increased tourist busi ness, the family whose finances aren't up to such accommoda tions is finding real fun in campmg at stale parks and public campsites in, New York State. Sines the introduction of poleless and stakelesa tents, portable LP gas stoves, and other conveniences for the out-of-doors, out-of-doors, out-of-doors, out-of-doors, out-of-doors, family camping has increased rapidly, and today most public campsites are full to capacity early in the afternoon. afternoon. In New York State's Adirondack, Adirondack, a 6-inillion-acre 6-inillion-acre 6-inillion-acre 6-inillion-acre 6-inillion-acre wilderness wilderness of blue lakes, cool woodlands woodlands and lofty mountains, camping is permitted nearly anywhere on state-owned state-owned state-owned land. At the several undeveloped campsite locations, no permit is needed for stays of three days or less. At public campsites, campsites, 38 in all, permits are required, but campers can. stay ror as long as two weeks, and longer if. room Is available without depriving others of the privilege of camping. A serv. ice charge of $1 per night per party of six is made at all public campsites in the Adiron dacks as well as for the sites on JLake George islands The Adirondack . campsites are located in every area of the region, wnh several close together at popular areas such as the Fulton Chain of Lakes near Old Forge, Piseco Lake on Route t. the Tupper Lake Saranac Lake area, and in the area from Like George north to Ticonderoga on Lake Cham-plain- Cham-plain- Cham-plain- Cham-plain- . One of 'the advantages of Adirondack camping Is that In spite of the wilderness setting of the sites, none are far from interesting' activities for every member of the family. For the children, there are the well- well- known attractions such as the Enchanted Forest at Old Forge, Santa's Workshop at- at- North Pole near Whiter ace Mountain, Land of Makebeheve at Upper Jay and Frontier Town at North Hudson. For those who prefer a mixture of history and scenery, the Adirondack area offers attractions such as Fort Ticonderoga on Lake Cham-plain, Cham-plain, Cham-plain, AuSabte . Chasm, High Falls Gorge at. Wilmington. Sew York State LAKE PLACID, N.Y. On Um lk. thor Guret t4 CackuUi rotuiM. Mla Ina FAMILY RATES Vfre for

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  1. The Ottawa Journal,
  2. 22 Jun 1963, Sat,
  3. Page 43

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