Severance is a small town in the Adirondacks located between Schroon and Paradox Lakes, but is commonly referred to as part of the Schroon Lake Region.
The entire region is a year-round tourist destination where thousands come each year to enjoy golfing, boating, fishing, snowmobiling, skiing, and other outdoor activities. In the fall and spring many people come to the area for its great hiking trails and hunting.
Every year in September, hundreds of runners compete in the Adirondack Marathon which starts and ends in the town of Schroon.
The main street running through Severance is US-9, which is lined with local bars, restaurants and some great places to shop.
Looking for Mount Severance? This popular and easy hiking trail is located nearby and provides spectacular views of Schroon Lake, Paradox Lake, and Pharaoh Mountain.