• 4-Year Comparison Milfoil Harvests 8/2015

    Sandy Point :  This area is limited in size and has a limited littoral zone with a very sandy substrate.  The bottom drops off quickly leaving a small plant zone with scattered EWM.  Lush growth of Nymphaea (white pond lily) in the shallows reduces EWM area.  With the fluctuating water

  • Ice Cream Social

    The annual ESSLA Ice Cream Social is right around the corner.  We hope you’ll bring your friends and join us for a fun community event.  Stewart’s is providing the ice cream and all the yummy toppings.  This is a chance for ESSLA to thank its many members, our amazing Ambassadors

  • Sunfish Sailboats Found Adrift

    8/19/15 – A Sunfish Sailboat with sails tied down was found adrift across from Scaroon Manor Beach.  It is headed northwest. It may have broken loose from a mooring.  Found by Bill Bernhard. A second Sunfish Sailboat, blue and white, was found ashore near 155 Adirondack Road.  Call 532-9318 Bobbi

  • Found- Boat Floating on East Shore

    We found a boat floating in front of our beach.  It is a green Old Town Discovery Sport boat.  It is on our beach at 466 East Shore Dr. ~Carl

  • New Boat Washing Station at Horicon DEC Boat Launch

    Horicon has one of the 14 new decontamination stations now open across the Adirondacks.  Seven are located at boat launches and seven are located at high traffic road sites.  This is a pilot program to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species.  This program is led by the New York

  • SLA State of the Lake Annual Meeting

    Schroon Lake Association to host State of the Town and the Lake at Annual Meeting, August 14th. The Boathouse on Dock Street in Schroon Lake Village will be the setting for the SLA’s Annual Meeting on Friday, August 14, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will feature a presentation on

  • APIPP Surveying Schroon Lake July 26-28

    We are very fortunate to have our Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) and Paul Smith’s College partners taking a look at our lake. There is no cause for alarm….we’ve found nothing new (that we know of) but are pleased to have them doing this survey. They will be “meandering”,

  • Horicon Days August 1, 2015 – Preserves Contest!

    To celebrate some of the things that I still remember about Horicon and the Fireworks over the Mill Pond that were so amazing when I was a child, I thought it would be fun to have a contest at my booth at Horicon Days to honor the time spent preparing

  • And the Winner is…

    Congratulations to Scott Schoembs from Buffalo, NY, winner of the Doyle Stand-Up Paddle Board.