Guides

  • Adams

    The village of Adams, located south of Watertown was named for President John Adams. In 2010 the population of the village was 1,776 and the population for the town was…

  • Alexandria Bay

    Alexandria Bay or Alex Bay as the locals call it is located in the heart of the Thousand Islands. Where else can you find a hospital with an amazing view…

  • Black River

    Black River is a small village right outside the Fort Drum gates. If you want a really short drive to Fort Drum in one direction and Watertown in the other…

  • Brownville

    Located just outside Watertown, Brownville is an easy commute to Fort Drum, Cape Vincent, Watertown and Sackets Harbor. The Salmon Run Mall and Sam’s Club are just a short drive…

  • Cape Vincent

    Cape Vincent is where Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River meet. The village is nestled along the banks of the St. Lawrence River with a view to Wolfe Island,…

  • Carthage

    Carthage, originally called Long Falls was first settled around 1798 and chartered in 1869. Carthage is located on the north side of the Black River at the junction NYS Route…

  • Chaumont

    Chaumont is a small village located on Chaumont Bay and the Chaumont River. The population of the village in 2010 was 624. In the early years Chaumont’s economy was driven…

  • Clayton

    Clayton is “Where the Tradition Continues”. This quaint village with a population of 1,978 in 2010 has maintained its historic charm while being a tourist destination in the heart of…

  • Dexter

    Dexter is a small village located along the banks of the lower portion of the Black River. The 2010 census reports the village population to be 1052. In the early…

  • LaFargeville

    LaFargeville, previously called Log Mills was settled around 1862. The village later became known as LaFargeville after Frederick LaFarge a landowner. The 2010 population of the village was 608. Lafargeville…

  • Sackets Harbor

    Ask a local what comes to mind when they think of Sackets Harbor and you are likely to hear the following: quaint, historic village, unique shops, amazing restaurants, the Comedy…

  • Theresa

    Theresa called the Land of the Lakes has many small lakes including, Butterfield, Crystal, Grass, Hyde, Millsite, Moon and Sixberry Lake. Fishing and kayaking enthusiasts will have lots of fun…

  • Watertown

    Watertown, the largest city in Jefferson County is located about 20 miles south of the Thousand Islands. In 2010 the population was about 27,000. The 10th Mountain Division of Fort…

  • Fort Drum

    Fort Drum, located 30 miles from Canada has Lake Ontario to the west, the Adirondack Mountains to the east and the St. Lawrence River and the Thousand Islands to the…