Old Forge Region
Route 28 cuts through the Old Forge Region and approaching from the north, takes you past Raquette Lake and the Fulton Chain of Lakes, a river system originally dammed at Old Forge. The chain runs from First Lake to 8th Lake and includes the towns of Inlet and Old Forge. These lakes offer plenty of opportunity for recreational activities as well as relaxation. The Enchanted Forest Water Safari is found in Old Forge and is New York's largest water theme park with over 50 rides and attractions. Enjoy the Adirondack Scenic Railroad with round trips from Old Forge to Utica, train robberies, bike and rail mountain biking, canoe & rail canoeing and other special events. In winter, ski at the McCauley Mountain Ski Area, a family ski center with 21 trails. This region runs south to Newport and west to Mohawk Hill and includes the towns of Alder Creek, Atwell, Barneveld, Beaver Lake, Beaver River, Big Moose Lake, Boonville, Brantingham, Cold Brook, Constableville, Eagle Bay, Eighth Lake, First Lake, Forestport, Fourth Lake, Fowlersville, Fulton Chain Lakes, Glenfield, Gray, Greig, Hinckley, Hinckley Lake, Inlet, Kayuta Lake, Little Long Lake, Lowville, Little Moose Lake, Lyons Falls, Martinsburg, McKeever, Newport, North Wilmurt, Ohio, Okara Lakes, Old Forge, Otter Lake, Pine Grove, Port Leyden, Prospect, Raquette Lake, Remsen, Russia, Second Lake, Seventh Lake, Sixth Lake, Steuben, Steuben Valley, Thendara, Third Lake, Turin, Twitchell Lake, Watson, West Leyden, White Lake, and Woodgate.