Area Attractions

Hiking

Lake Minerva Boat Dock at Morningside

Short and sweet or long and hard, there is a trail for every age and ability. We have several maps and guide books for your use at our office.

Adirondack Interpretive Center

Learn about the Adirondack’s natural ecosystem and its inhabitants at this facility. More info »

The Wild Center

Explore exhibit halls, live animal displays and woodland nature walks around ponds and into the trees. Located in Tupper Lake. More info »

Mountain Biking

Ride 20+ miles of newly opened trails at the Essex Chain Lakes Complex just 20 minutes North of Morningside. More info »

Museum

Learn the roots of Adirondack development and commerce at the museum in Blue Mt. Lake. More info »

Rafting

The Hudson River offers an adventurous and scenic ride. More info »

Horseback Riding

Hourly rides or day rides to historical destinations are available. More info »

Natural Stone Bridge & Caves

Marvel at God’s creation as you explore this natural wonder. More info »

Upper Hudson Railroad

Take a scenic ride from North Creek to North River and back. More info »

Garnet Mine Gem Shop

Enjoy a piece of the Adirondacks premier natural resource. More info »

Crafts and Gifts

Formerly known as The Lemon Potpourri, Owner Betty LeMay has closed her storefront and moved her inventory to her small farm. Items can be viewed and ordered via her website at, Betty’s Funny Farm. Located nearby on the 14th Road, guests are welcome.

Guiding Services

Enjoy the activities of fishing, hiking, boating, hunting and more under the leadership of an experienced guide.  Learn more »

Antiques

Several shops offer the common to most peculiar collectibles.