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It would have been a shame to miss a paddling opportunity after coming up to Saranac Lake. Otto kindly offered to take us to the Franklin Falls Flow - an easy and pleasant paddling experience. We passed the section of the river that has rapids for a mile or so - was it class 2 or 3?
We put-in at a state site and headed up toward the white water. Otto said he ...
... the ruined houses near the road which had stunningly beautiful ruined interiors. I marveled that the shingles looked better on some surfaces than my garage siding. The couple mentioned two houses in the wooded. We found one. It was a very large house and had lots of fallen pieces in it but also some intact cedar shingle siding. All in all, quite the discovery. All the time I had gone hiking in the high peak region, I never thought to check ...
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 ...
... a mile to the top. There we had a 360 degree of the landscape-an amazing view in to both Vermont and Canada. We went down much more quickly then we went up-an 246 ft. elevator ride to the bottom. We enjoyed the majesty of the mountains, the amazing scenery and the views that only higher elevations can provide.
Family Folklore: We had interesting ...
... snooping through stores led to a dinner by Mirror Lake. Players sports bar has outdoor seating and while a little chilly-it was nice to sit by the water and have dinner. We watching the semi-final soccer game between Japan and England in Spanish (due to a TV issue). we're looking forward to sunnier skies tomorrow! ...
Other places to stay in Lake Placid
1 Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid | 3 star motelfrom $109
2625 Main Street, Lake Placid | 2 star motelfrom $108
2764 Main Street , Lake Placid | Motelfrom $74
- Art Devlins is a clean, family-ownded Lake Placid motor inn
- The cleanest Hotel I have ever stayed in
- Great getaway
2234 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid | Motelfrom $94
Route 86, Lake Placid | Motelfrom $50
56 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid | Motelfrom $48
24 Wilmington Road, Lake Placid | Motelfrom $99