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is the premier online guide to Westport, New York showcasing hundreds
of exciting attractions throughout New
Adirondacks as well as the beautiful state of Vermont. Westport
is truly one of the most scenic towns on Lake Champlain providing
picturesque views of both the Adirondack high peaks of New York and
the Green Mountains in Vermont. We
invite you to take a virtual tour of some of
our most popular travel destinations including
the historic towns of Essex, Crown Point, Ticonderoga,
and the city of Plattsburgh.
On the Vermont side of Lake Champlain explore the beautiful towns
of Burlington, Shelburne,
Charlotte, Vergennes, Middlebury, St Albans, and the Grand Isles of
Westport's unique location on the shores of Lake Champlain and its
close proximity to the Adirondack high peaks and the Green Mountains
of Vermont offer visitors
a delightful year round vacation destination with
a wide choice of sailing, canoeing, fishing, hiking and backpacking.
to see and do in Westport:
Aerobie Fields Pottery
962-4590 171 Merriam Forge Rd, Westport, NY 12993
Meredith Johnsons pottery features distinctive decorative and
functional stoneware. Bowls, pitchers, casseroles and vases may be
purchased locally at stores, farmers markets, or by commission.
Westport Community Center Heritage House
6459 Main St. PO Box 394 Westport, NY 12993
Westports community, visitor, and heritage center. Serves residents
and visitors for classes, art shows, meetings, concerts, and tells
our community heritage.
here to preview beautiful prints
by Photographer Frank Houck
( 518) 962-8717 763 NYS Route 22 Wadhams, NY 12993http://wadhamsfreelibrary.org/
library next to the Falls of the Boquet River in Wadhams. Books,
magazines, interlibrary loan, internet access, story hour, lectures
series, book group.
Meadowmount School of Music
962-2400 1424 County Rte 10 Westport, NY 12993
A seven week, summer school for talented music students from age
8 to 30. Students work under outstanding faculty and present three
concerts each week, open to the public.
Essex County Fair
962-8650 County Fair August
Champlain Valley Film Society
Movies, various locations
St. PO Box 96, Westport, NY 12993
Summer concerts in the park on Thursday evenings. A lifeguard equipped,
public beach. Skating and sledding in winter.
572-9391 Polo games
Westport Library Association
962-8219 6 Harris Lane PO Box 436 Westport, NY 12993
Century old public library on the historic, library lawn.
962-4449 6705 Main St PO Box 414 Westport, NY 12993
Professional live theatre in a restored 1876 train station. Plays,
musicals, live events
Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks
962-8778 Main St. PO Box 187 Westport, NY 12993
An Adirondack regional arts service organization, publishing annual
arts directory, and calendar of events. Summer concerts in Ballard
Park. Grants for artists and local organizations.
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Online programs give working adults and
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POSITION OF NEW YORK STATE CORRECTION OFFICER:
must be 21 years of age on or before the date of their appointment Correction
Officer positions are located throughout New York State in various facilities
of the NYS Department of Correctional Services.
As a Correction Officer, under
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searches for contraband; maintain order within the facility; and prepare reports
as necessary. You would advise inmates on the rules and regulations governing
the operation of the facility and assist them in resolving problems. You would
have a high degree of responsibility for your actions and decisions. You may also
be required to carry firearms in the performance of certain duties and to perform
other related work as required.
The majority of jobs in the New York State Department of Correctional Services
are filled by Correction Officers, who are required to pass a written Civil Service
exam and undergo extensive medical, psychological, and background checks. Correction
Officer positions are located throughout New York State in various facilities
of the Department of Correctional Services. Correction Officers are responsible
for the custody and security as well as the safety and well being, of criminal
offenders in State Correctional Facilities.
is a quaint 19th Century Village offering visitors everything from
a full service marina and 18-hole championship golf course to numerous
public parks and a lovely village green boasting a classic 1885 library.
Westport is also home to many unique cultural events including professional
summer theater at the classic Depot Theater and musical performances
at the famous Meadowmount School of Music. Westport's main
lined with many antique shops, country stores, B&B's and
offering visitors and shoppers a rich
variety of historic, artistic and cultural attractions.
here to preview prints
by Outdoor Photographer Carl Heilman
York and Vermont are also well known for their world class skiing
at Whiteface Mountain, Killington, Stowe, Mad River Valley
and Stratton. All of
resort destinations are located within an easy 1-2 hour drive of Westport.
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to visit our Adirondack Store showcasing unique Adirondack
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Calendars - The Perfect Holiday Gift
By photographer- Carl Heilman
Shopping is at its best in the Adirondacks - we showcase the regions
finest boutiques, galleries, stores and antique & craft shops throughout
Upstate New York, the Lake Champlain Valley & the Adirondacks. The
Adirondack Region has been renowned for its shopping, hospitality
and lodging since the turn of the century when the rich and famous
constructed spectacular Great Camps and huge rustic hotels during
the "Gilded Age". Today, visitors have their pick from a wide and
eclectic assortment of shopping and services ranging from Adirondack
gifts, rustic furniture, crafts and artwork to household items, pet
care and lawn and garden equipment.
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Adirondacks have been a summer destination for golfers for over one hundred years.
It is a golfers paradise with several world class courses
for you to choose from. From scenic Highland Park , to 45 hole Lake Placid Club
, to smaller Saranac Lake Golf Club and Westport Country Club, you won't be disapointed
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Placid Golf Package
Lake Placid summer golf packages . Lake Placid
offers hundreds of links and spectacular golf in the heart of the Adirondacks.
Award-winning courses offer a unique variety of golf for players of all abilities
in a truly breathtaking mountain setting.
Find your perfect home. Residential Golf Community guide
and information for country clubs, golf communities and private golf communities
across the United States.
Area Golf Courses
holes over 6,544 yards with a par of 72 (Public) Liberty Street Westport, NY 12993
Hill Golf Course
Hill Course 9 holes over 3,033 yards with a par of 35 (Municipal) RR 9 Elizabethtown,
NY 12932 (518) 873-6555
Wood Golf Course -
518-523-9811 877-999-9473 (In Season)
Wood Golf Course offers a challenging round of golf in a spectacular setting.
Designed by Seymour Dunn in 1925, this carefully maintained municipal course is
strategically carved into the Adirondack countryside. Itís the perfect opportunity
for a great round of golf.
Placid Club Golf Courses -
Tee Times: 518-523-4460 800-874-1980 Lake Placid
amidst towering white pines in the heart of Adirondack splendor the historic Lake
Placid Club offers unique real estate that is stunning in its natural beauty and
rich with recreational opportunities. The Club comprises over 900 acres of land
providing a variety of exclusive Adirondack homes, Condominiums and lots with
an unmatched range of amenities - including 45 holes of championship golf - and
conveniently located close to the center of the village of Lake Placid.
Club & Resort Golf Course -
518-523-2551 1-800-422-6757 Lake Placid
Club Golf Course is one of the most notable and majestic golf courses in the eastern
United States. Built in 1898 on the shores of Lake Placid, it soon became the
course of royalty, move stars and famous sports figures.
Inn Golf & Country Club -
518-891-1402 Saranac Lake
Saranac Inn Golf and Country Club was founded at the turn of the century and designed
by renowned Scottish Pro and Architect Seymour Dunn. The course was designed using
the natural terrain to provide a wonderful golfing experience, with spectacular
mountain views, pure mountain air and a memorable fragrance emanating form the
balsams that line the course.
Lake Golf Club -
518-891-2675 Ray Brook
friendly 9-hole course on route 86, between Saranac Lake and Lake Placid fun for
both novice and experienced golfers. Offers a complete practice facility. 518-891-2675.
Pro Shop 793-3711 for Tee-times
located near beautiful Lake George, overlooking the Adirondack Mountains.Eighteen
superbly maintained holes Surrounded by Adirondack Mountains Driving Range and
Putting Green Priced low for family budget Early Bird Special - June thru August
Highland Park Country Club
195 Haviland road, Queensbury, NY
Tee Times available 7 days in advance (518) 761-4653
Hiland Park Country Club pro shop is a fully stocked pro-line golf center
and club fitting facility.
The Adirondacks & the
Lake Champlain Valley of Upstate New York & Vermont have long
been known for their truly unique & varied cuisine ranging from
fresh caught native brook trout cooked over an open campfire to world
class dining at five star resorts. In the internationally acclaimed
Olympic Village of Lake Placid, diners can choose from exciting restaurants
with menus featuring everything from sushi and health foods to hearty
Adirondack homecooked meals.
Arts program at Paul Smith's College in the Adirondacks was founded
on the principle of learning by doing. Many of todays local chefs
learned their trade at Paul Smith's.
here for more information on culinary arts.
for two- & four-year degrees in Culinary Arts & Baking
Side-by-side comparisons of 35 culinary schools.
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and Adirondack Log Furniture
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