Tips for Canadian Visitors

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Make the Most of your Trip

We've compiled some helpful tips and links to help you make the most of your next trip to the Adirondack Coast:


  • The speed limit on most major highways is 55 MPH
  • The speed limit in school zones is 20 MPH
  • Cell phone use while driving is not permitted
  • Turning right on a red light is permitted unless otherwise noted
  • Headlights must be on while operating windshield wipers

Dining & Shopping

  • Generally the gratuity is not included with your bill
  • Tips for wait staff are customarily 15-20%
  • Clinton County sales tax is 8%
  • There is no smoking in public areas or buildings
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