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The Adirondack Hub is full of unique shopping opportunities where you’ll surely find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. You won’t find chain stores here, but rather the cutest mom and pop shops full of uniquely crafted gifts and treasures. 

Pine Cone Mercantile 

The Pine Cone Mercantile is a wonderful space in Schroon Lake where you’ll find plenty of beautiful decor for your home or camp. The store is packed full of artwork, furniture, decor, and more. You’ll definitely find a wonderful gift here for someone special on your list, or maybe just for yourself! Northwoods Bread Co. is in the back for fresh bakery goods, and there is a small market space within the store as well for fresh produce from local farms. 

Photo Credit: The Towne Store

Pine Haven Cottage

Owner Jayne handcrafts many of the items in this cute shop in Newcomb. This little gift shop is full of camp, cottage, and woodsy decor, baby items, cards, florals, vintage items and more, with an eye for retro camp style decorating. If you're shopping for the person who has everything, and you need to find a truly unique piece, this is the place. 

Photo Credit: Bark Eater Outfitters

Cloud-Splitter Outfitters 

Cloud-Splitter Outfitters, located in Newcomb, is the perfect place to buy someone the gift of experience. Snowshoeing, hiking, whitewater rafting, whatever it may be, Cloud-Splitter Outfitters' experienced guides will take you on amazing Adirondack adventures in the great outdoors. 

Photo Credit: Paradox Brewery

The Towne Store 

This 6,500 square foot anchor store offers a wide array of items including unique gifts, jewelry, souvenirs, Adirondack books, women’s boutique clothing and accessories, Adirondack decor, linens, bath and kitchen accessories, camping equipment and supplies, sporting goods, toys, and brand name footwear. Pretty much whatever you need, you can find it at the Towne Store in Schroon Lake. 

Bark Eater Outfitters

Bark Eater Outfitters is full of unique and custom apparel for the Adirondack lover who probably already has too many t-shirts, but one more couldn’t hurt to remember their favorite trip. The store has an entire line of mens, womens, and childrens Adirondack apparel, but they also have a special Schroon Lake and Paradox line. You can find them online or right in downtown Schroon Lake. 

Paradox Brewery

Located in North Hudson, Paradox Brewery is the area’s beloved brewery. They recently opened their new location down the road from the new Frontier Town Campground with a brand-new indoor tasting room. They’re serving up delicious beers, but you can take some home too, and grab a piece of their merchandise to pair with it for the beer lover in your life.

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A Trip down Main!

The sun is shining, the skies are blue, the lake is clear, and you just arrived in beautiful Schroon Lake for the perfect spring day on Main Street!

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Celebrating the Magic of the Season: Giving and Sharing

" Whoville they say – that the Grinch's small heart grew three sizes that day."

The holiday season is full of joyous activities, from cookie baking to tree-trimming, caroling to writing to Santa, but perhaps the best, most wonderful activity is giving.

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Birthday Shopping in the Adirondack Hub

For those of you who don’t know, it was recently my birthday. However, my mother-in-law, in her sweet, gift-giving spirit, informed me that I’m a really hard person to shop for. She’s not wrong.

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A New Frontier (Town Gateway)

Picture it: it’s 1952 and you’re headed to the Adirondacks to visit Frontier Town for its grand opening on July 4. Until the late 1990s when it closed, this amusement park in North Hudson, New York drew thousands of visitors on weekends.