The Blackberry Inn
Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
... and some adventure!!!
We're putting this blog together so that our family and friends can see what we are up to. I hope we can update daily but it will depend on the wifi.
Sally is working hard to get ready to ...
... Lake Placid is a lovely place to visit, we wish we could stay longer.
The bar in the restaurant brews their own beer so Paul tries a sampler rack of beer. He is so tired after the big ride and we have another big ride ahead of us tomorrow to Bangor.
We have a really good sleep - we have resorted to two double beds rather than our king bed, to ensure we both get good ...
... then summit walk and final part of castle when he was the Governor of NY. And just before the Depression. Since the project was in its infancy when he became President people thought it was just another part of the Public Works Projects. All stone in the castle is from the creation of the road.
Ferry was a beautiful hour long crossing from Port Henry NY to Burlington ...
... as to our tour in this area, we hurried our “get ready” and were rolling out of camp at 8:05 heading up the road to the Adirondack General Store for breakfast. The temperature was only 66 as we left the campground and there was mist swirling through the trees as we traveled. Our drive this morning was beautiful—huge evergreens, many hardwoods, and meadows that looked as if they should have moose grazing in them along with tons of wildflowers. ...
We rode our bikes to the Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort this morning, and took the gondola to the top of the slopes. This area is experiencing record high temperatures for this time of year, but the 85 degrees feels pretty good to us.
We returned to the campground around 10:30 am and swam a little in the stream.
After lunch, we took a cab into the Olympic Village at Lake Placid. We went to ...
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