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Frontier Town News - AdijroFidacks 'Complete' Vacationland "l don't...
AdijroFidacks 'Complete' Vacationland "l don't want to go into space, I want to go to the Adirondacks," the late Robert Frost once said. His choice is a popular one and certainly easier to achieve. Another stretch of the North' way (Interstate 87), opening in June," will , speed the north bound motorist to the fabled Adirondack mountain country. New York State maybe everyone can't make it in 4 hours to . SYRACUSE but we 7) know- know- you can! superb Inter-, Inter-, Inter-, friendly Syracuse center. of the. . . and make V establishments American City ! Association The balance of the Northway between Lake George and Al bany, where it links-wilh-the links-wilh-the links-wilh-the links-wilh-the links-wilh-the New York. State Thruway (Interstate (Interstate 90), will be opened before before Summer's end. - v From the Canadian border the Northway is finished to a point south of Plattsburgh and is expected tp be open to Keeseville by midsummer. On the west, the reconstruction of Route 12- 12- provides an express; way to Route 28, the mam east-west east-west east-west route through the heart of the mountain. r-77 r-77 r-77 Long noted for outstanding scenery, the Adirondack country country retainsjts popularity with vacationists hKauseit "approaches' "approaches' the resort ideal of providing something for everyone. everyone. For ' the sightseer there is superb mountain scenery of forest lakes and rocky- rocky- peaks. The especially spectacular in scenery-isTlIustrated scenery-isTlIustrated scenery-isTlIustrated by Ausa ble Chasm at Keeseville, High Falls Gorge fit the Wilmington Notch, Split Rock Falls near. Elizabethtown, Natural Stone Bridge at' Pottersville. ' Chair lifts operate for Summer visitors visitors at did Forge,. Tupper Lake and Wilmington and the auto traveller may also behold inspiring inspiring . panoramas from toll roads at Whiteface Mountain and Mount Defiance at Ticon-deroga. Ticon-deroga. Ticon-deroga. ...' I The history-minded history-minded history-minded visit the Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake (and there's another area museum with a. colonial garden, at Elizabeth-town), Elizabeth-town), Elizabeth-town), restored Fort Ticon-deroga Ticon-deroga Ticon-deroga on Lake Champlain, the crumbling ruins of Fort Crown New York State New York State Kr. "' TH,S 15 A i3r in Annnnr EE SOLVIT OQUACA LAKE HOUSE O QUAG A LAKE DEPOSIT. N.Y. TeLIN 7-3O04 7-3O04 7-3O04 i r i ! SCOTT'S EVERYTHING INCIUDING THE ROCKER AT Old Force m Central Adirondacks lNiltaiaiMTtliN.iM ! nnea-sTIossOTio nnea-sTIossOTio nnea-sTIossOTio cniru . "J mm ' . . . I I MM I iefc mm (ft !t I wmf itmm MM . . . WM. I Plm I MAMCMM.iltll'l M Q Cm -In -In rnrtm I mirors imomnxm awria M4 rrf O.J, M- M- Trft CmHI MmMrti Pimm " M Hifn Q Cw O Hint I Point at the village of the same name, the . Kent-DeLord Kent-DeLord Kent-DeLord .House and MacDonough Mon ument at Plattsburgh, the home and grave "of John Rmurn thn .hnlitiAnist. whose "body lies a'mOuldering" near Lake Placid. Since their beginning ss a vacation area, the Adiron- Adiron- dacks have had a tremendous appeal to-outdoorsmen. to-outdoorsmen. to-outdoorsmen. Many . of -the -the ''-ca ''-ca ''-ca seeding mounuin i torrents are on the list ofj New York streams which the! State Conservation Department i calls "The Fishingest Fifty"; and " the "scores "of lakes are' equally productive. It is the most popular camping camping area- area- in the state. There are 34 state-maintained state-maintained state-maintained camping camping areas, a score of privately-operated privately-operated privately-operated privately-operated ones. Mountain climbers, and hikers use more than 500 . miles of marked trails and experienced woods men enjoy primitive areas that j are "miles from highways.) Using connecting waterways of j lakes- lakes- and . streams, cruising canoeists . make trips ,of as- as- much as 100 miles. Travelling families have a wide choice of attractions of interestto children. Among the animal farms are the Naw York Free Zoo at Forest port, the Home of 1,000 Animals at Lake Placidand Keeseville, the. Serpentarium near Schroon. Lake, Animal Land at Lake George,- George,- Frontier , Town, at North Hudson, provides lota "of cow body action and excitement. There's Story. Town at Lake I-George, I-George, I-George, . Land of Makebelieve at Upper Jay, Enchanted Forest Forest at Old Forge. Santa's 4'Wprkshop at North Pole on the Whiteface Highway. ' . As befits an area' that has catered to generations of va- va- cationists, the Adirondack! art well-supplied well-supplied well-supplied with accommodations accommodations for visitors. They run ;. the full range of variety from J lakeside cottages to elaborate hotels and motels. . ' Attractions and vacation communities in the Adiron-1 Adiron-1 Adiron-1 dacks are listed in a free . guide. New York State-Vaca-1 State-Vaca-1 State-Vaca-1 State-Vaca-1 State-Vaca-1 tkmlands, issued by the New ' York ' State Department of ! Commerce. PO Box 6900-0J7. 6900-0J7. 6900-0J7. ! Montreal 3, Que. j f

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  1. The Ottawa Journal,
  2. 08 Jun 1963, Sat,
  3. Page 41

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