Guidebooks & Videos

Below are a selection of guidebooks and videos we think you'll enjoy.

A Crease in the Landscape: Perspectives on the Working Landscape and Slate Valley of Lakes to Locks Passage
Millions of years ago, as these mountain ranges took shape on continental North America, a narrow band of slate, nearly eighty miles long, was...

 

Dead Reckoning: Champlain in America
Samuel de Champlain is known as the “Father of French America,” the founder of Québec, a brave explorer, expert cartographer...

 

From Forest to Fields: A History of Agriculture in New York's Champlain Valley
From Forest to Fields leads the visitors through the working landscape in Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Warren and Washington Counties in upstate New...

 

Nature's Frolic Hour: Appreciating Lake George

The spectacular scenery of Lake George taught Americans what it meant to be part of a new nation, brim-full of beauty and promise. Eager travelers...

 

Northern Reaches of Lake Champlain: An Interpretive Guide to the Borderlands of Lakes to Locks Passage
The Northern Reaches of Lake Champlain: An Interpretive Guide to the Borderlands of Lakes to Locks Passage leads readers through the diverse...

 

Relishing our Resources: Along Lake Champain in Essex County, New York
Ancient cycles of plate tectonics and a sequence of ice ages gave birth to the present landscape. What you will find in the western Champlain...

 

The Forgotten War: The Struggle for North America
FORGOTTEN WAR: Struggle for North America tells the little-known story of how the native people of North America controlled the outcome...

 

Waterways of War: A traveler's guide to the French & Indian War forts and battlefields along America's Byways in New York and Pennsylvania
The super-powers of the 18th century -- France and Great Britain -- contested for empire and the destiny of North America along a strategic...

 

Waterways of War: The War of 1812
In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, discover the historic events that helped shape a young American nation during its...

 

Waterways of War: Turning Point of the American Revolution
The third in Lakes to Locks Passage's series of guides to battlefield and museums, Waterway of War: Turning Point of the American Revolution...