BASSMASTER ELITE BEGINS IN WADDINGTON

The premier bass tournament in the country returns to Waddington this week, with the Evan Williams Bourbon Bassmaster Elite at St. Lawrence River July 30 through August 2. See the nation’s top bass anglers in action, and attend daily launches at 6:15 a.m. and weigh-ins each day at 3:15 p.m.; details here. Follow the action with Bassmaster's live blog.  

TIME TO PARTY IN THE PARK 

Stick around each evening of the Bassmaster tournament for Waddington's Party in the Park, featuring national country music stars Keith Anderson and Kristen Kelly, Chris Taylor and the Custom Taylor Band, ZZ Top and Pat Benatar tribute bands, and local bands, too.

 

PLAN YOUR SUMMER ADVENTURE

Click here for a sampling of things to do, from the St. Lawrence River to the Adirondack Foothills. 

EXPLORE OUR WATERFALLS

Explore the many waterfalls of St. Lawrence County this summer. Our moving waters are accessible and stunning. Here’s information to help you get moving on a tour of our moving waters! 

HIKE IT

Make this the summer you take the Cranberry Lake 50 challenge — hiking the 50+ miles of trails in the incredible wilderness surrounding Cranberry Lake. Do it in several days, or several seasons. Find out more here, about this hikers’ dream region. 

PEDAL IT

Cycling enthusiasts, plan your tours of St. Lawrence County and download our new rides guide here

PADDLE IT

It’s canoe and kayak season. Plan your paddling now.

 

SIP ACROSS THE COUNTY

Explore the St. Lawrence Wine Trail — one of 18 official wine trails in New York State. Anchors are St. Lawrence County’s River Myst, High Peaks and Bella-Brooke wineries. Download a map, and find links to businesses along the trail here

 

AND FOR A NOSH WITH YOUR VINO... 

Most of the county’s fantastic farmers’ markets are now open — check GardenShare’s list of who is selling what, where.

 

Go Fish Here and Across NNY 

Visit GoFISHNY.com to plan your 2015 angling adventures in St. Lawrence County and across Northern New York. 

 

13th Junior Carp Tournament August 20 - 22

Read all about it and download your registration form today. 
 
 

WHAT TO SEE AND DO? 

The county chamber office and Visitor Center, open weekdays, will be open Saturdays, beginning July 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Stop by 101 Main Street (Route 11), Canton, and we’ll help you plan a fantastic time for a day, a weekend or an entire vacation.
 
 

BRING THE DOG

Take the entire family on vacation to St. Lawrence County -- click here to discover our pet-friendly accommodations.

 

 

New from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation: the New York Wildlife Viewing Guide, describing more than 100 places to observe wildlife from bald eagles to white-tailed deer. Visit NewYorkWatchableWildlife.org to find out more.

 

 

 

 

 

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