Lake Placid Executive Group Inn
Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
... about all the stuff - the house painting - the photo editing - the preparations for my departure on tuesday for Portland. So I said good-bye Otto and set off from his place with my kayak back on my car around 12:30. I made it home by 4 pm and tried to get some things done, but as usual as soon as I brought out my paint can, the sky darkened. Oh, well - tomorrow, it must be!
It has been too long since the last outing with Otto because I broke my wrist last year and was out for the summer and then flew by as I prepared for Emma's visit.
We found a mutually agreeable time and I drove up to Saranac Lake to go kayaking with Otto. He had offered a few choices and one was the Upper Hudson and Opalescent Creek paddle, newly opened by purchase. I drove up on Tuesday with my lunch in my lap. I managed to spread ...
We checked out of our hotel and went on a boat tour of Lake Placid. We enjoyed seeing the many "camps" along the lake -many with only boat access. The term "camp" is misleading as many of these are multimillion dollar properties. We heard the story of Mabel Smith Douglass who mysteriously drowned after boating only to be found ...
... at Dancing Bear always gave us an enthusiastic "yeah" with any request we made. Our breakfast waitress at Dancing Bear barely spoke beyond the necessary questions and comments. We ate dinner at Player's Sports Bar two nights. Cassie, our waitress was also an enthusiastic college students studying math. We also saw her at while eating breakfast around town.
... the spirit of the season.
We check-in and head up to our room - The Panther Suite which has 2 bedrooms, a kitchen nook and a bathroom. Each room has a balcony that overlooks Lake Mirror which is a large frozen lake. Once we've settled in it's time to head out and explore this town.
Strike a light, it is freezing outside. We head down the road to check out the lake when the boys decide to play in the snow. The snow here is amazing. In Boston the snow was wet, ...
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