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Camp Santanoni

It's said  that actions speak louder then words, this very well may be  true.    So  I consider that when the questions is asked,   "What is your favorite spot in the Park?"   This is  difficult  to answer as there is much from which to choose  within the  6 million acres that make up the [...]

By |2018-08-17T13:28:45+00:00July 13th, 2017|History, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Camp Santanoni

You’re going to miss me when I’m gone.

Our recent Facebook post on the demise of the Grossinger Resort started us thinking about what we have lost here in the Adirondacks.  Before there was Disney World or Six Flags there was;  Frontier Town,  Land of Make Believe,  Sterling Alaskan Fur and Game Farm... "Land of 1000 Animals"  road side attractions that once drew [...]

By |2018-08-17T13:28:45+00:00April 5th, 2017|History|Comments Off on You’re going to miss me when I’m gone.

Signs, signs, everywhere there’s a sign…

or American Pickers eat your hearts out. The first memory of the Northwood Cabins I have is of the sign.  I passed by this sign since as long as I can remember.  As a  kid the sign at the Northwood Cabins told me that we were almost to Fish Creek, where we would spend the [...]

By |2017-04-28T11:53:43+00:00March 15th, 2017|History, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Signs, signs, everywhere there’s a sign…