The Adirondack Lakes: Lake Algonquin - Wells
Are you looking for a vacation rental in the Adirondacks? You can take your pick, really: mountains, lakes, rivers, rapids - you can find them in this northern New York region.
Lake Algonquin - Wells is one of those Adirondack lakes noted for scenery and fishing. Itís fed by the Sacandaga River, and Sacandaga Lake is to the north. To the west is Piseco Lake. Hamilton County is home to Lake Algonquin. Itís New Yorkís third-largest county and located within Adirondack Park.
Where exactly is Lake Algonquin? Itís about 73 miles north of Albany, or 222 miles north of New York City. Montreal, Quebec, is 177 miles north. Itís not exactly the hub of New York, and thatís how the residents and visitors like it.
If youíre considering a vacation rental in the Lake Algonquin area, what will you find? The township that contains the lake is Wells. Like the rest of Hamilton County, you wonít find chain motels, brand-name stores, or fast food emporiums here - youíll find real people, real homes, and real food. You can fish, hike, or just curl up with a novel and the beverage of your choice. If youíre in a traveling mood, you can also use you Lake Algonquin-area vacation rental as a home base for exploring the Adirondacks or some of the many spectacular lakes in this corner of upper New York.