Lake Placid Executive Group Inn
Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
... disappearing in the distance on our left. The bridge connects the NY and VT sides of Lake Champlain and Crown Point Fort ruins, museum, state park and Champlain Lighthouse are on the end of the NY side of this new bridge. We rode our bikes from the Champlain Bridge Marina which is located on the VT side and did a self guided tour. Everything is fairly quiet here so we enjoyed the freedom to move from place to place. ...
We left Black Lake today and headed toward Vermont. We didn't make it.
We did, however, drive through the Adirondacks and somehow managed to drive into the bike portion of an Ironman race. No, I mean we drove into it! Imagine how those guys on bikes felt after swimming for 2.4 miles, then trying to ride their bikes for 112 miles, only ...
... away. What a beautiful drive through the Adirondacks region past mountains and gorges and rivers running along side the road. Very very beautiful scenery all along the way. We also passed Whiteface Mountain along our route which is very impressive.
We finally arrived in the village of Lake Placid where we strolled with Ozzi and enjoyed the many shops. A nice ice cream cone. What ...
Can't believe we're camping on the shores of Lake Champlain!!! We've had incredible experiences in this area of New York. This state continues to keep us on our toes!! We had an amazing hike through the Ausable Chasm where the river was rushing through a canyon of steep walls with incredible force (especially after several big storms the days before our visit.
Then yesterday we took a drive into the Adirondack mountains & rode our first gondola up the slope ...
... near the end of their driveway for people to read as they drive past. They began in the Finger Lakes region and are noticeable throughout the Adirondack area as well. They say NO FRACKING, NO NY SAFE ACT, or NO LPG. All related to hydraulic fracturing trends growing in the region due to all of the shale which holds oil and gas in New York. People feel really strongly about keeping this area pure and unpolluted (can you blame them)!
Our campground was ...
Other places to stay in Lake Placid
101 Olympic Drive, Lake Placid | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Pool chairs would improve the resort experience
- Best View Best Value
2559 Main St, Lake Placid | 3 star hotelfrom $108
- Great Spot
- Lake PLacid...my favorite place since childhood
- Restful and relaxing
5920 Cascade Road, Lake Placid | 3 star hotelfrom $118
2520 Main Street, Lake Placid | 3 star hotelfrom $108
- Fantastic Stay at Northwoods Inn
- A Great Escape
- Great, kid-friendly value!
2375 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- Should be condemned
- Should Close Up
- Disgusting - Never again
5828 Cascade Road, Lake Placid | 2 star hotelfrom $87
144 Lodge Way, Lake Placid | 5 star hotelfrom $682
- This Lodge spoils you for any other place
- Absolute Perfection
- Heaven in NY
2200 (67) Saranac Ave., Lake Placid | Hotelfrom $108
2135 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid | Hotelfrom $68
25 Sentinel Road/Route 73, Lake Placid | Hotelfrom $99