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Wells, NY

Wells NY is a small town located in the heart of Adirondack Park, along Route 30. Named after Joshua Wells, an early settler, it is the oldest town in Hamilton County and celebrated its Bi-Centennial in 2005.

Wells Ny: An Adirondack Town
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Found between Northville and Speculator, Wells stretches 3 miles along Lake Algonquin, a dammed portion of the Sacandaga River.

The town gives a warm welcome to all visitors! If you are camping or hiking, the town also offers many small and interesting businesses that are sure to meet your needs!

An entrance to the Northville-Lake Placid trail can be accessed from Wells at the end of West River Road. Next time you are in the area stop in and see what wonders Wells has to offer!

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Northville, NY Listings
Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center Northville, NY
Offering a "Touch of Finland" in the Adirondacks! Lodging in tupas (cottages), pristine lake with sandy beach to swim, fish, kayak & canoe; hiking & mtn biking. In winter, visit our award-winning cross country ski center for the day or overnight!
The Cabins in Hope Northville, NY
Our 3 cabins are comfortably private and pleasantly set apart. Located on 4 acres of gorgeous Sacandaga riverfront we offer 20th century quaintness with 21st century hospitality by combining the privacy of a cabin with the service & value of a B & B.
Lapland Lake Cross Country Ski Center Northville, NY
Named "Best in the Mid-Atlantic" & "Best XC Resort for Families"! Finnish-themed resort operated by U.S. Olympic skier Olavi Hirvonen & his family for over 35 years!
Adirondack Country Store Northville, NY
Since 1988, one of the region's most unique shops! We offer quality items many created by skilled craftsmen from the region. Enjoy our collection of Amish Furniture, log furniture, cabin style bedding, baths, rugs, lighting, linens, gifts, and more.