Saranac Lakes


Saranac Lakes

Three lakes, northeastern New York, U.S. Located in the Adirondack Mountains region, they are Upper, Middle, and Lower Saranac Lakes. Their elevation is 1,540 ft (469 m) above sea level. The village of Saranac Lake (pop., 2000: 5,041) is a summer and winter sports resort. Tourism and wood-based industries are the chief sources of income.

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