For our recent trip to Raquette Lake, we stayed in Birch Cottage, a Craftsman-style home nestled in a secluded area by the lake. The property is owned by the proprietors of the Raquette Lake Navigation Company, Dean and Donna Pohl. They made us feel wonderfully welcome! Donna brought coffee and creamer and Dean made sure […]
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We’ve been on a number of boat cruises but our recent cruise through the gorgeous Raquette Lake is an absolute favorite. We went on the Raquette Lake Navigation Company “Cruise ‘n Dine” special and IT IS AMAZING.
Great Camp Sagamore National Historic Site, or plain old “Sagamore” to most of us, is a wonderful little jewel nestled around Raquette Lake, NY. The camp area was built in 1897 by William West Durant, inheritor to vast Adirondack acreage from his railroad developer father, Thomas Durant. The camp was designed and built by W. […]
If you don’t have a hankering to go see this museum after the first two posts about our trip (read Part 1 here and Part 2 here), I don’t know what to tell you. It took us two full days (and then some) to see this museum and we had a BLAST. My kids’ heads […]