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Gore Region Natural Resources

One of the most fascinating aspects of the Gore Region is that its history is still alive today. The natural resources here are vast, rich and abundant. When you visit, it’s all around you in plain sight.  In 1788, years before the Town of Johnsburg was founded, a wealthy merchant named John Thurman purchased a […]

Summertime Outdoor Adventures in the Town of Johnsburg

Nestled in the Adirondack Mountains and adjacent to the Hudson River, The Town of Johnsburg is an ideal destination for summertime outdoor fun and exploration. For everyone from families with young children to dedicated outdoor-sports enthusiasts, there are countless ways to fill a day while enjoying nature and the warm weather. Here are a few […]