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101 degrees in 1975
The wettest month:
August, 3.71 inches
Students and their families visiting campus and moving in during August have lots of options. Here’s how to make the most of the Plattsburgh summer:
With chilly fall air a few months away, now is the time to soak up North Country rays and hit swimming holes. You’ll find ample places in and around Plattsburgh to hike, run, bike, swim and kick back. A few student favorites:
In downtown Plattsburgh alone, you’ll find more than 20 eateries and food shops. Within a 10 mile radius, there are 50-plus more. If you’re looking for North Country staples, try a michigan and/or poutine. Delis like Zuke’s and Del’s are student-favorites for lunch. For dinner, choose between Greek, Himalayan, Mexican, French, Japanese, Italian and American cuisine. Places like Blue Collar Bistro and Livingoods offer diverse menus with many local ingredients.
Within an hour of Plattsburgh, you can explore city streets and historical sites, shop big or small, see concerts and tour scenic areas. The short list:
For student photos from around the region, scroll the #PlattsLife gallery on Instagram. For information on events and businesses along the Adirondack Coast, check out the Adirondack Coast Visitor’s Bureau.
The Admissions Office is located on the 10th floor of the Kehoe Building.
Phone: (518) 564-2040
Toll-free: (888) 673-0012
Fax: (518) 564-2045
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901