We are in close proximity to SUNY Canton, SLU, Clarkson, SUNY Potsdam and the Crane School of Music. We are 15 minutes from the Canadian Border and 5 min. from the St.Lawrence River. Our tastefully refurbished 1868 farm house features two guest rooms. The River room has a queen sized bed with two additional twin beds available upon request.There is a private bath in the room. The River Room sleeps 4. The Adirondack room has a queen sized bed, additional twin upon request, and private bath with whirlpool tub and separate shower. This room will sleep 3. We are pet friendly. Pets are accepted at the owner's discretion. Arrangements may be made when reserving your room. North Fork features home made sourdough bread, organic loose leaf teas,gourmet chocolate bark,various freshly baked biscotti and cookies as well as a gift shop. Baker Road Bakery and Specialtea Teas are both on site. Lisa, your hostess, is a certified tea specialist and baker. Children are welcome. Come and experience "The place where everyone feels at home."
4.8 on July 16, 2013
We were traveling with our dog to upstate NY for my fiance's 10-year reunion at Clarkson in Potsdam. It can be challenging to find a place to stay with a dog (50lb shepherd mix), let alone one that is truly welcoming and accommadating to a dog in their home. I was sad we were not in the area longer than a day because our stay was lovely. The stars at night--you could see the galaxy! there are amish stands on the farms nearby. The host provided really good coffee, and AMAZING breakfast (a sourdough cinnamon bread, when topped with fresh yogurt, devine). Our room was the river room, which was spacious and clean, as was the attached bathroom. Our dog loved running around the front yard and going for a walk down the farm-lined road.
5 on May 26, 2013
we were desperately trying to find a place to stay for when our daughter graduated college. after days of calling all the hotels in the area I looked on b&b.com and was drawn to this b&b because of the roasting of their own coffee and the fact she makes all these wonderful pastries. thank goodness she had an opening and we had a great stay. my husband is diabetic and she prepared sugar free morning treats for him and I could not get enough of the coffee. we had a quiet night's sleep! it was perfect. I highly recommend north fork bed and breakfast.
4.8 on October 22, 2012
Very friendly and welcoming. A little out-of-the-way but, well worth it. Hosts and very warm and accommodating with recommendations for sights and dining in nearby Canton. We were also pleasantly surprised to find that Tim roasts his own coffee beans! Delicious breakfast and wonderful coffee!
5 on September 11, 2012
I loved my stay at North Fork. The lights were left on for me as I arrived after dark and my dog and I were greeted and made to feel very welcome. After a good night's sleep in a comfy bed, I enjoyed breakfast which was quite delicious. I plan to stay here again the next time I am in the area and would highly recommend it.
4.0 on August 30, 2012
THE HOST AND HOSTESS WERE GREAT AND ACCOMODATED EVERY NEED.
4.8 on August 08, 2012
When we go to the north country to visit family we always stay here. The food and coffee are excellent!
3.0 on July 30, 2012
The inn was a perfect place to get away and the spa tub made for a wonderful eat to end our adventures
4.6 on June 26, 2012
My husband, myself and our 19 year old daughter (who was packing to come home from St. Lawrence University) stayed at the North Fork Bed and Breakfast/Gifts on May 11, 2012. This Bed & Breakfast is a place that you would want to stay to be where it is quiet, comfortable and has a feeling of being at home. Lisa and Tim will go out of their way to make your stay a place that you will want to go there over and over again. The bedrooms are delightful with beautiful quilt bed covers and the fashionable wood accents. Your own bathroom, which ours had a garden tub and a shower was decorated nicely, and had homemade soaps that Lisa so careful added for a special touch. There is cable TV and Wi-Fi in your room also for those of you that have to have the electronic devices going. Their Breakfast was scrumptious and their company was delightful. Lisa has a beautiful craft store with homemade teas, soaps and gifts to delight you. Tim makes his own coffee and has several stores in the area that carries them. If you are looking for a place away from home... but feels like home... this is the place to go. We look forward to staying with Lisa and Tim when we do our trip to Canton New York again. Joseph & Sally Korn Oxford Me.
5 on May 23, 2012
everything was excellent from start to finish could not ask for better
4.6 on November 09, 2011
Beautiful location and wonderful service all around! Plus, who can beat a fresh roasted on property cup of coffee!
Syracuse, NY (SYR-Hancock Intl.) 125 miles
From SLU-(10 min.)going North take a right off of Rte. 68 onto the Riverside Dr. which is across from H&R Block. Follow into Morley. At the intersection take a right and then your fist left onto County Rte. 27. Go left onto Baker Rd.(4th rd. on left) North Fork is 7/10 mile on the right. 219 Baker Rd. Gray house with blue roof and blue shutters. From SUNY Canton-(10 min.)Go South on Rte. 68, take a left onto Riverside Dr. Follow into Morley. At the intersection take a right and then your first left onto County Rte. 27. Turn left onto Baker Rd.(4th rd.on left) North Fork is up Baker Rd. 7/10 mile on the right. 219 Baker Rd. Gray House with blue shutters. From Clarkson or SUNY Potsdam-(20 min.)Take 345 off of Rte. 11 into Madrid.After going over the bridge, take a left onto County Rte.31(Madrid-Chipman Rd.)At next intersection go straight continuing on County Rte. 31. Turn left onto County Rte.30(Lisbon-Madrid Rd.)At the intersection go straight onto the Baker Rd. North Fork is 7/10 mile up the Baker Rd. on the right. 219 Baker Rd. Gray house with blue shutters.
Art Galleries, Beach, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Colleges/Universities, Remington Art Museum, Specialtea Teas and Baker Road Bakery (On site), 1000 Islands Boldt Castle, St. Lawrence Seaway, Singer Castle, Picnic area, Religious Services, River
Computer, Piano, Private entrance, Telephone , Baker Road Bakery, Specialtea Teas and gift shop on site
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Wi-Fi
Bird watching, Cross-country ski trails, Hiking trails, Snow shoe trails
Lisa Bowdish Gardner
North Fork Bed and Breakfast features unique organic loose leaf teas by Specialtea Teas, freshly baked biscotti and cookies by Baker Road Bakery and gourmet chocolate bark in our gift shop also on site. Lisa is a retired music teacher and certified tea specialist. Lisa and her dogs, Maggie and Latte, look forward to welcoming you to North Fork Bed and Breakfast.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian
Homemade Sourdough bread
Homemade sourdough bread made from our original starter that's been in our family for over 25 years. Freshly brewed, home roasted coffee.