EXPLORE OUR WATERFALLS
Late summer and autumn are perfect times to experience the many waterfalls of St. Lawrence County.
And on August 23, David Schryver, noted North Country waterfalls enthusiast and co-author of “Waterfalls of New York State” will meet visitors and sign copies of his book this Saturday, August 23 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at our Visitor Center, 101 Main St., Canton. All are invited to this free event. Learn more here.
2014 JUNIOR CARP WINNERS
Thirteen-year-old Joseph Greene of Waddington was the big winner of the 2014 St. Lawrence International Junior Carp Tournament. Presenting him with his Grand Champion trophy and ceremonial check are, from left, carp angler Bob Giordano, Grand Marshal Matt Conger, and volunteer Abby McNamara.
Click here for all the results.
And visit the Slic Networks Solutions Leaderboard to see all the stats from this year's event.
Paddle the county’s rivers, lakes and ponds. Hike our trails, bike our country roads. Go bird-watching. Discover all our waterfalls. Get outside and experience St. Lawrence County from the banks of the St. Lawrence River to the foothills of the Adirondacks.
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.
NETWORK WITH US ON AUGUST 28
Join the Chamber at High Peaks Winery for our next Spotlight event.
GREAT PLACES, GREAT DEALS
Through September 15, get an adult “combo pass” to the Frederic Remington Museum in Ogdensburg and the Antique Boat Museum in Clayton. Click here for details. In Massena, stop by the new gift shop at the Eisenhower Lock, for a visitor coupon book.
BRING THE DOG
Take the entire family on vacation to St. Lawrence County -- click here to discover our pet-friendly accommodations.
RIVER MOVES UP BASS GREATEST HITS LIST
Bassmaster has released its annual list of top lakes (and rivers) for bass fishing, and the St. Lawrence River has moved up the chart to Number 11. Last year, the river made #13 on the list, up from #53 in 2012.
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.
Events & Recreation
St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce