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Welcome To Southern Schoharie County

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Southern Schoharie County is an ideal place for short day trips from the Capital District or side trips when visiting other attractions in the region. Southern Schoharie County is also ideal for those who wish to get away from the bustle of city life and are looking for an inexpensive home close to nature. Small, environmentally friendly businesses are also encouraged. The people are friendly, wildlife is abundant, the schools are good, come see for yourself what we have to offer.

Southern Schoharie County is comprised of the towns of
Conesville , Gilboa and Jefferson . These towns are a part of the New York City watershed . The area is served by two Schoharie County school districts, Gilboa-Conesville Central and Jefferson Central as well as Stamford Central and Roxbury Central in Delaware County and Greenville Central and Cairo-Durham Central in Greene County.

The area is easily and scenically reached:
  From the Capital District by taking I-88 to Schoharie, and Route 30 to Gilboa
  From the West by taking I-88 to Richmondville and Route 10 to Jefferson
  From the South by taking Route 145, left on 81, veer left at Potter Hollow Road
   (the name of which changes to Potter Mountain Road, or Route 3, at the
   Schoharie County Line)

Lily pad pond in Conesville - Conesville Quick tour   Minekill Falls - Gilboa Quick Tour   Scenic view in Jefferson - Jefferson Quick Tour   Link to Map

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