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AROUND SOUTHERN SARATOGA

Plan your next trip by train and experience the excitement of Southern Saratoga.


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Southern Saratoga County’s towns, villages and hamlets (Ballston Lake, Ballston Spa, Burnt Hills, Charlton, Clifton Park, Crescent, Halfmoon, Jonesville, Malta, Mechanicville, Milton, Rexford, Round Lake, Schuylerville, Stillwater, Vischer Ferry, Waterford) and the nearby town of Glenville offer a wonderful, relaxed lifestyle and are a great plact to live, play and work.  

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We feature everything from shopping malls and restaurants to orchards, produce, dairy and horse farms.  Outdoor recreation possibilities abound, with public parks sprinkled throughout the area, and walking/bicycle trails wind their way along scenic byways. The twin towns of Clifton Park and Halfmoon feature great accommodations such as the Park Manor Hotel (www.theparkmanorhotel.com, (518) 373-2255), interesting trails and historic sites such as Grooms Tavern (built in 1825) and the Vischer Ferry General Store, (1787). The Mohawk Towpath Scenic Byway has a self-guided tour along the route, accessible by scanning QR codes at various locations or by keying in 518-649-9990 on a cell phone. 

The region is surrounded on three sides by the historic Erie and Champlain canals, providing a unique and historic waterway experience, and a special travel experience. A special Tugboat Roundup Travel Package is being offered this year to commemorate the Erie Canal Bicentennial.Waterford Tugboat Roundup | Southern Saratoga, NY | Southern Saratoga | New York By Rail.png

Come to the Waterford Tugboat Roundup, September 8-10, and see the great vessels tied up at the docks, enjoy a giant waterside festival complete with tour boat cruise and savor local food specialties and freshly grown apples and produce from nearby farms! 

Those seeking employment will find businesses large and small. such as industry giants GE, GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Momentive Performance Materials. There are good jobs available here, and ample education opportunities in the arts, sciences and vocational fields. 

To experience any of the activities mentioned above, please visit www.southernsaratoga.org or call us today! 

RESOURCES: Southernsaratoga.org | Southern Saratoga Information Center (just north of Exit 9 on the I-87 Northway, northbound side) 518-371-3763.

 

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