Pay Your Sylvia Lake Association Dues

Your dues provide funds for lake management projects, support for community social activities, this website, an online store, newsletter mailings, contests, and awards. 

 

This is an all-volunteer organization.

Please pay your $25.00 dues
to support your community.

OR Mail $25.00 dues to:

Cindy Shaw, SLA Treasurer
9810 Mixer Road, Adams, NY 13605

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  1. Wintergreen Bay

  2. Old Beach

  3. North Shore

  4. Hotel Bay

  5. West Shore

  6. Mansion Grounds

  7. Langevin Lane

  8. South Shore

  9. Pumphouse

  10. Indian Head Trail/&N

  11. East Shore

The website has collected stories and documented summer events since 2003. These "Lake Stories" have been organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year... or search for an event or person.

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

Light Up Our Boats & Docks '22

This long-standing event marks the end of Summer at Sylvia Lake. In the long past, Ferg would pass out road flares, to be lit all together for the spectacle.

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

Dam Repairs Completed

During this past summer, Gale Ferguson and Greg Kirby worked on the new bracket design and collaboration with Empire Mines.

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

Our "Baby" loon - in trouble? (updates)

Keep checking this story. On 8/18/22 - Was alerted to the sad fact that our "baby" loon had a possible leg injury. First noticed by the Cooks. People are reporting in...

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

3rd Annual Paddlepalooza

The 3rd Annual Paddlepalooza was scheduled for 2:PM — participants met in the middle of the lake.

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

8th Nori Grout Memorial Regatta

Though we had a good day with fair weather, lots of fun sailing, congenial competition, and a nice brisk breeze, the Regatta results are confusing at best.

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

Sylvia Lake Boat Parade 2022

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2022 Sylvia Lake Annual Boat Parade. Managed from Covid isolation, thank you to Melissa Force deAngelis for organizing.

Since 2003, the website has collected stories and documented summer events. "More Stories" is a collection of many of these stories, organized into years. Select a year to see the stories from that year.

RIP Gale Ferguson

Sylvia Lake is sad today, after learning of the passing of one of her best known fishermen and lake photographers, Gale Ferguson.

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Sylvia Lake Recommended
Speed Limit 15 MPH

A couple of reported close calls on our camp roads prompts me to remind ATV riders and other wheeled vehicles to slow down — especially around curves. The recommended speed on all our roads is 15 MPG.

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McCartney & Mom - Amy Cook
McCartney & Mom - Amy Cook

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Paddlepalooza - C. Sprague
Paddlepalooza - C. Sprague

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Sunset - J. LaPierre
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McCartney & Mom - Amy Cook
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Sylvia Lake is mourning the passing of one of her best known fishermen and lake photographers, Gale Ferguson. He was loved by many and will be missed by all. He loved and cared for Sylvia Lake and we wish him the peace he so deserved. May the fish be biting where you are, and may you rest in peace, Fergie.  Read his obituary here.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to honor Gale are encouraged to Sylvia Lake Association Milfoil Task Force.

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