10 Surprising Facts About New York's Adirondacks

04/09/2012 07:50 am ET | Updated Jun 09, 2012

Most people think of the Adirondack region in New York for its great hiking opportunities, but the area also holds a lot of records and history that many people don't know about, locals included. To provide some information on the uniqueness of the Adirondacks, here is a list of 10 fun facts you probably didn't know. Additionally, if you'd like a more visual tour of the area, check out the gallery below.

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