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Speculator, NY

For a village of less than 400 townspeople, Speculator, New York certainly has a great deal to offer anyone enjoying some time in the middle of the Adirondacks. Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall are all fantastic seasons to find your way to Speculator. If the outdoors is your passion, there are plenty of water activities available with Lake Pleasant and Sacandaga Lake just a few miles away. Canoeing, kayaking, and fishing are among the most popular for those spending time in Speculator. In the Fall, the foliage of the local trees are as brilliantly colored as any in the Adirondacks, so make sure to bring a sweater and hiking shoes to get the best views.

Even if you decided to head to Speculator on short notice, there will be no shortage of events to choose from. There’s always something going on in the Speculator Region, whether it’s a St. Patrick’s Day Parade or a local fishing tournament.

Looking for a little shopping? The art, crafts, and antique shops in Speculator are full of genuine Adirondack knick-knacks. And once your appetite has been built, you will have your choice of all types of dining experiences, from fine dining to casual and from a quick stop for an appetizer and drink to a five course meal.

Speculator has seen its share of sports legends considering its size and location in the Adirondacks. Heavyweight boxers Max Schmeling, Gene Tunney, and Max Baer all trained in Speculator during the 1920’s and 1930’s.

Speculator, NY Listings
Oak Mountain Speculator, NY
Oak Mountain is a three season resort in the Southern Adirondacks, an easy drive from Albany, Utica or Lake George. We have terrain to suit everyone's needs at an affordable rate!
The Inn at Speculator Speculator, NY
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Whether it is to join us for a mountain getaway in our unique and comfortable lodging, or calling on us for all your catering and party needs, our staff is here to make your stay a pleasant one. We strive to make your trip to Speculator a sure thing.
Speculator Farmers' Market Speculator, NY
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Speculator Farmers' Market is located in the Speculator Village Park on Thursdays from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. from June until September.