Schroon Lake, NY Summer Camps

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Word Of Life Fellowship
Schroon Lake, NY  
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Word Of Life Island
Schroon Lake, NY  
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Residential Camp
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Schroon is a town in the Adirondack Park, in Essex County, New York, United States. The population was 1,654 at the 2010 census. The town is also known as Schroon Lake, which is actually a centrally located lake, and the name of a hamlet on the lake. The town was first settled around 1800, north of the current Schroon Lake hamlet. However, there is a claim that the town was occupied during the Colonial Period as a French colony. The origination of the name "Schroon" is not precisely known: some believe it to be derived from a Native American word for large lake. The Town of Schroon was formed in 1804 from part of the Town of Crown Point. The town was partitioned to form the newer Town of Minerva in 1817. In 1840, part of Schroon was returned to Crown Point. As with other towns of Essex County, the early economy was heavily involved in lumber production. Prior to the construction of the Northway , US Route 9 was the major north-south highway between Albany and Montreal, which made Schroon Lake a convenient stopping off point for travelers to purchase gas, lodging, and meals. Schroon Lake was also the former home to the world class Scaroon Manor resort which closed in 1962. The Scaroon Manor was the site for the 1957 Warner Brothers movie "Marjorie Morningstar" which starred Gene...