1533 State Route 9
Lake George, NY 12845
Phone: (518) 761-0001
Fax: (518) 932-0400
Orvis is where outdoor-lovers go to prepare for adventure at this flagship store of the popular outdoor brand. Made popular by its mail order catalog, many fans like to travel to this store to experience their favorite brand of sporting goods firsthand. From the bait on your hook to the reel in your hand, the sports affiliate can find quality goods from a trusted name. The staff is helpful and informative enough to serve both beginning and expert fishermen. Fly-fishing classes and seminars are offered periodically. The semi-annual tent sales are not to be missed - get great deals on last season's clothes and gear.
No trip to Vermont is complete without a little shopping! The Manchester Designer Outlets have some of the world's top name brands scattered throughout downtown Manchester. Unlike many outlet centers that are part of one large complex, the shops in Manchester are spread out in uniquely designed, little houses to fit in with local building codes. Get 30 to 70 percent off retail prices at shops like Banana Republic, Tumi, Giorgio Armani, Polo Ralph Lauren, Yankee Candle and Coach. Thanks to the Streamlined Sales Tax Initiative, there is no tax on clothing or footwear in Vermont. Credit cards accepted vary by store, but for the most part Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted.
Visitors to Bennington (or most of Vermont for that matter) will undoubtedly be pleasantly surprised to see a good, old fashioned British fish and chip shop (chippy) on North Street. Whether you are a homesick Brit, native Vermonter or leafer, you will certainly enjoy this alternative to fast food chains (not that there are many of those in the area). The specialties here are the British-style fish and chips, sausage rolls, bangers and mash, meat pies and burgers. When you are done with your impressive fish fry, you can pick up some expat provisions, such as Hob Nobs, Cadbury and Mars chocolates, HP sauce, Irn-Bru and Heinz baked beans.
Target is your one-stop shopping destination for the entire family. Stylish clothing for women, men, and children is available at reasonable prices. Decorate your home with colorful furnishings and accessories, or enhance your active lifestyle by shopping in the sporting goods department. Whatever you need for yourself, your family, or your home, you're likely to find it at Target.
The New Loudon Center contains a variety of large stores. Shop at outlets like Hobby Lobby and Price Chopper at this local shopping center.
Latham Farms Shopping Center offers entertainment, shopping, and more for the entire family. Shop at Sally Beauty Supply, Walmart and other retail stores, or dine at Epicurean Cafe.
This vendor of fine cigars and other tobacco-related items is located in the bedroom community of Colonie right along Central Avenue. Inside, visitors will find a wide assortment of cigars, cigarettes, cigarillos and even hookahs, of which you can imbibe upon as well as buy. The owners have brands such as Macanudo, Rocky Patel, Romeo y Julieta and many more. Additionally, keep aware of their calendar because the store hosts events throughout the year. Some include tastings and giveaways as well as the popular Stogies, Bogies and Brews golf tournament. Habana also provides professional cigar rollers which will make a stogie on-the-spot for your next event.
The Colonie Center delivers a great shopping experience just northwest of downtown Albany. All of the big-box name-brand retailers are here, such as Bath & Body Works, Gap, Barnes and Noble, Sephora and Macy's. The big draw however is the L.L. Bean retail store (the only one in New York) which sells fly fishing supplies, clothes, outdoor gear and an innumerable amount of items for the home.
Zombie Planet is Albany's answer to New York City's popular Forbidden Planet comic megastore. Though not as large, Zombie Planet specializes in stocking many different role-playing card games like Warhammer and Magic, The Gathering. They also feature a large assortment of comics, toys and other cool figurines. The shop always holds forums, events and games for kids of all ages to compete against each other.
Crossgates Mall offers great shopping, dining, and entertainment in Albany. Shop-til-you-drop at the many well-known stores that are located here, such as Banana Republic, Buckle, Delia's, and J.Crew among others. If you get hungry, diverse dining options include Great Wraps, The Melting Pot, and Cajun Cafe. There's also a Dave & Buster's and IMAX theater inside, where you can watch that latest blockbusters in supreme comfort.
Stuyvesant Plaza is a small outdoor shopping complex on Western Avenue. This shopping center is a great alternative to the bigger malls in the region with specialty retailers like Coldwater Creek, Crabtree & Evelyn, The Book House and Eastern Mountain Sports. There are more than 50 stores here for shoppers to browse. Stuyvesant Plaza is a place where you can get all of your gift shopping errands completed at one single location.
Pearl Grant Richmans is one of those stores where visitors always find that unique, one-of-a-kind gift for the person who has everything. Similar to the world-famous Tiffany's, PGR is known for its little boxes, albeit these ones are burgundy and silver. They have six different departments which include custom invitations & announcements, chocolates, women's accessories, made in USA gifts, baby items and bridal & tableware. Each department holds something novel and independently made, from jewelry to ceramics, visitors will be pleased at the selection.