Summer is here. What makes it special for you?

The beach, the boat, the beers or the barbecues? What makes summer here on Schroon Lake -- and all of our surrounding towns -- so special? That's the question we are posing to all of our loyal Schroon readers. We are gonna compile a humungous list of all the fun things that are on your summer to do list – that you have tried in the past and are on your wish list.

Where are your favorite places to go in and around the greater towns of Adirondack/Paradox Lake/Severance/Minevra/Chestertown/Pottersville/North Hudson and Schroon Lake?

What and where are your hidden gems? Got a tried and true day trip? Share with us in comments (below) or email them to us at