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Adirondack North Country Scenic Byways
“Spectacular scenery unlike any
other in the Northeast.”

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All along the Scenic Byways are farmers markets, roadside vegetable stands, pick-your-own, and other opportunities to sample local foods

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Historic Union Depot and Adirondack Scenic Railroad

Olympic Byway, State Rt. 3 and State Rt. 86, near Saranac Lake in Franklin County

Experience both scenery and history at the Adirondack Scenic Railroad's Union Depot in Saranac Lake, New York.

Saranac Lake's Union Depot was built in 1904 and restored in the 1990's. The station houses historic exhibits, a visitors center and gift shops. Tickets for the nonprofit Adirondack Scenic Railroad which runs between Saranac Lake and Lake Placid can also be purchased here.

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Closest Community:

Saranac Lake

Closest Byway:Olympic Byway
Distance from Byway:on
Closest Route #:State Rt. 3 and State Rt. 86
Months Occurring:june, july, august and september
Best Season:summer
Indoors or Outdoors:both
Admission Fee:no
Restroom Available:yes
Bus Parking:yes
URL:Historic Union Depot and Adirondack Scenic Railroad website


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