Read the presentation by Kris Alberga at the August 10th lake association meeting about UMP Management.
From the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, August 8, 2019: TUPPER LAKE — The Upper Saranac Lake Association met at the Wild Center July 13 for its annual meeting, bringing around 120 seasonal and year-round residents to Tupper Lake and having its village mayor speak to them. Tupper Lake Mayor Paul Maroun said many consider his village […]
The new law will gradually be phased in until all boaters of all ages have passed the boating course by 2025. You will be required to show a certificate that you have completed the course.
Work to replace the culvert under St. Rt. 30 connecting Follensby Clear Pond to Spider Creek is to begin soon. Crews will replace the aging culvert with a new concrete structure. There will be one-way traffic controlled by traffic signals during this time. Work is expected to be finished by the end of the year.
From the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Wednesday, August 14 The Tupper Lake Volunteer Fire Department will hold an open house at the Santa Clara town hall in Saranac Inn from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday August 17 to spread awareness about the firefighting services the substation there provides. In 2016 Tupper Lake opened the substation — […]
Please read the minutes from July 13’s meeting for corrections and approval.
The Town of Santa Clara will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, August 8 at 6:30 PM to hear and receive comments on proposed amendments to the Town’s Land Use Code.and official Land Use Map with respect to docks boathouses and other waterfront structures, and boundary line adjustments, subdivision filing requirements, and non-conforming lots. Of […]
Please review minutes from August 2018’s Annual Meeting for corrections and edits in preparation for Saturday’s Membership Meeting.
Join Upper Saranac Foundation Lake Manager Guy Middleton to learn about invasive species! The Franklin County Soil and Water Conservation District is sponsoring an information session, “Invasive Species in Your Own Backyard,” as part of New York State Invasive Species Awareness Week. This educational opportunity will be held 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, […]
Young Life will be hosting their Annual Community Days on August 14 and 16 where we will offer a chance to parasail and take a historical tour around camp. Please register at the link below. Register fast as spots are limited and are first come, first served. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfwyS1_Jm3dpO2TMFoXiIUGhu4K1iQvD2QhwFHRihaEwG3tqg/viewform?usp=sf_link
Classes have been cancelled.
Yes, we will have a boat parade on July 4th beginning at 10 am!
Dear Fellow New Yorker, Today was truly a monumental day for our state and the nation. I was proud to be joined by former Vice President Al Gore to announce the largest offshore wind agreement by a state in U.S. history, and to sign the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act. Offshore wind is critical […]
Where is the cam?
Many on Upper Saranac this summer were probably cheered by the abundance of Monarch butterflies. Our lake has given wonderful support to AdkAction’s campaign for Monarch conservation and may USLA members have attended lectures by noted Monarch scientist Chip Taylor, who twice has appeared at The Wild Center in recent years. Sadly, Chip recently repredicted […]
A yellow LL Bean Calypso kayak floated up to our dock on either Thursday, 9/20/2018 or Friday, 9/21/2018. It will be on the dock at 716 Bartlett Carry Road. Contact me via email.
On September 1 from 9 to 9:30PM the fire tower on St Regis Mountain will be lit up. Go out on the lake (off Markam Point) or on your dock if your are lucky enough to have a view of the tower. Or go to The Lake Clear Lodge for a wonderful viewing party. For […]
The Old World Kitchen store at Lake Clear Lodge now offers online ordering as well as stop by for takeout meals, baked goods , sides and snacks and even some staple items.. Stop by for a cup of coffee or tea and see what’s here in the commercial store fridge and feezers Pre-order meals, desserts, […]
Adirondack Folk Singer DAN BERGGREN is singing for EAGLE ISLAND at The Wild Center on Wednesday, August 15 The Concert starts at 7:30pm, but, please join us at 7:00pm for social time A CLASSIC, HAND-CRAFTED HORNBECK BOAT WILL BE RAFFLED OFF AT THE EVENT Tickets for the event and raffle are available at The Book […]
The Upper Saranac Foundation lists donors in their newsletter and has a category for camp donations. This has motivated me to create a tip jar for the lake which will be politely pointed out to all houseguests. If you have many visitors you might consider doing the same – ‘every little helps!’
Bears have been sighted a number of times around Bartlett Carry Road this summer. The DEC offers useful information about the proper human behavior to help our wildlife remain wild: https://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/6995.html.
A GoFundMe campaign has been created for Laura Parmington Hall, daughter of Beth and Todd Hall and members of USLA. Laura was born with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease, with congenital hepatic fibrosis. Her health recently took a turn for the worse and she awaits another organ transplant. If you wish to help, please go […]
I’ve been vacationing in the Saranac Lake region all of my life and have an affinity for the area and its history. Of possible interest to you as it is to me, visit the Historic Saranac Lake website and, when in town, stop by the HSL Museum on Church Street.
Northern Forest Canoe Trail Organization arrange guided five day canoe trips for 10-14 year olds. The ADK trips are run by Raquette River Outfitters and they do a great job. My youngest, now 14, has attended the past two summers and will go again this July, reuniting w/friends made on previous trips. (The first time […]
In the switch to a new Spectrum moden, connection to the USLA web cam was lost. It took several days to fix but it now back up and running. By the way, if you have not yet switched out your old Time Warner modem for a Spectrum device, you should do so. With its new […]
The Adirondack Pollinator Project (APP) is a blossoming new initiative of AdkAction in partnership with The Wild Center, The Lake Placid Land Conservancy, and Common Ground Gardens, that features an extensive program of educational activities and events throughout the summer. The program will kick off at area farmers’ markets and The Wild Center during National […]
Yesterday I was able to get some strong guys with saws to cut down the damaged birch which had been hampering the USLA web cam view since an ice storm damaged the tree. At 6 p.m., we were rewarded with an incredible double rainbow which lasted for a full 45 minutes. Hope some of you […]