Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
Sally and I have been really looking forward to our vacation. The NYS Broadband Grants are in and all the money was raised for the digital conversion at the theater. With all that hard work behind us we are looking for to some ...
... 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 ...
We drove through pouring rain - did not get to stop at Lake Forge - pouring rain. By the time we got to Lake Placid the rain had stopped and it was clearing to see the mountains. Haven't been here for a long time. The whole town is new - the old Lake Placid Club isn't there any more.
We headed out to Whiteface Mountain. FDR started the project - toll road - castle at ...
... today must have—it boggles the mind.
Getting to the campground office at 2:00 we thought that OUR battle was done. Not so fast, grasshopper—we paid for our site and then had to “circle the block” to get back on the other side of the highway where we were to go. Well, the block turned out to be a ten mile run on back roads to get where we were going…which was within sight distance of the campground office across the road! THEN (you ...
... and 1980 Olympic Ice Rinks. The "Miracle" Ice Rink still gets me. The guy working the desk at the museum was working concessions at the rink during the 1980 US/Russia game.
We then hiked about 2 miles to the Lake Placid Lodge. Had some great drinks at the bar, and great conversation with the bar tender and other patrons.
Great day. Heading the Burlington, VT and Lake Champlain tomorrow.
TripAdvisor Reviews Edelweiss Motel Lake Placid
Other places to stay in Lake Placid
1 Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid | 3 star motelfrom $86
2625 Main Street, Lake Placid | 2 star motelfrom $139
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 $65
Route 86, Lake Placid | Motelfrom $50
56 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid | Motelfrom $48