Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
... grouped together. Using local guide books and the internet able to optimise the number of peaks hiked in the time spent in the Adirondacks.
The beatiful scenery, the good companionship, exercise mixed with some of the challenges the 46 peaks presented made the effort worthwhile. The local area provides stores for supplies and interesting people ...
... company. Hallelujah, he could be there in an hour, we'll take it. So we had some lunch at the cafe and waited for our taxi.
We squeezed ourselves and our suitcases into the cab and took the half hour journey through Saranac Lake and on to Lake Placid. What a gorgeous town, the kind of town you see on postcards. Our hotel is located at the end of a section of the main street which is lined with pretty buildings all decked out with Christmas lights. Americans sure know how to ...
We stopped at the Wild center on our drive through the heart of the Adirondacks today. After lunch at a very local diner we wet to the Wild Center where we all were treated to a new state of the art interpretation center for exploring the natural history of the Adirondacks. The Wild Center was an ...
... done really well, where a park steward or ranger is in the parking lot of a trail noted on a map to discuss the closing with people who may stop to hike the trail. Often, instead of disappointment, there is an excitement in looking for the falcons and discussion the life and natural history of species almost gone from the planet. In fact, in our campsite in Vermont we hiked past a trail that had just reopened due to the falcons migrating south-but as soon as ...
... Not as nice of day as Sat. Fred and I went back to our room and rested and enjoyed the view. Went down to hotel Macaroni Grill for dinner. Took a hot jacuzzi tub bath. Could see the lights on the falls but it was foggy. Slept in, loved having our own ...
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