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Get the 3 Rs on a Raquette Lake Cruise!

 by Susie Fellows.  Susie was kind enough to take the time to write this.  What do you think?  Does cruising on the WW Durant help you relax, rejuvenate and revive? Relax, rejuvenate, revive! Relax, Rejuvenate and Revive with a Unique Cruise Experience Everybody knows the health benefits associated with exercise. We are all aware of…

Electric Boat Ride!

Green. Serene.  Like riding on a magic carpet. She said yes! Congratulations Charlotte and Devin! Cruise in quiet elegance aboard the Avery Mae, an Elco, 30′ Fantail Electric Launch. Up to 8 passengers. At your service with appetizers and adult beverages. Birthday, anniversary, engagement, achievement, We’re on vacation! Celebrate with a cruise aboard the Avery…

Something fun to do in Blue St. Patrick’s Day Weekend!

  A St. Patrick’s Day celebration to remember! Magic and the luck of the Irish in abundance at Minnowbrook Conference Center in Blue Mountain Lake on Saturday, March 15 when the Adirondack Lakes Center For the Arts holds its annual Winter Benefit. Oh….and good food too! Just look at some of the cool items auctioneer…

USA Today ran this article on Santanoni on Aug 25, 2013 in their travel section   Good to promote our history and hesitage!  And in a national paper.  Good work!Then the article was picked up by the Hudson Valley Connisseur, “The region’s authority on refined living.”  A friend of mine from Saugerties gave me a copy of the article.

Largest newspaper on Long Island mentions W.W. Durant.

Thanks Mitch Edelstein for bringing this to our attention.

Mystery Wine Pairing Dinner – August 30, 2013

On Friday, August 30, 2013, our Mystery Wine Pairing Dinner Cruise will feature Wine Expert Greg Taylor of Frederick Wildman Wine Distributors collaborating with Chef Jim and Beverage Manager Rachel Pohl on the wine & food pairing. You’ll just have to trust Chef Jim, Rachel and Greg on this one. Five courses, five different wines. $75.00 per person. Reservations required. Limited to 66 people. Some of you may remember Greg and his wife Sharon ran Friends Lake Inn for years and now own and operate The Fern Lodge in Chestertown, NY. So you know the bar is set high if it meets Greg’s standards. Greg “found” wine during his work with the U.S. Ski Team as a Service Rep with a large 80’s entertainment budget, enjoying pricey Bordeaux and Burgundies. After funding with the Ski Team dried up, Greg became…

Raquette Lake and Adirondacks in this month’s issue Smithsonian Magazine!

It’s interesting to note that the word “vacation” comes from the fact that the wealthy during the Gilded Age period in American history left or vacated the dirt and heat of the city and headed north to the coolness of the mountains and wilderness….hence vacation!  Read all about the birthplace of the American vacation on the link below.  Nice press for our own beloved Great Camp Sagamore.