TripAdvisor Reviews Edelweiss Motel Lake Placid
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... there to look at them. They were having a ski jumping event going on. Little did we know that they use these ski jumps in the summer by watering them down. They had a meet going on in the smaller jumps where they land in a pool. That was fun to watch.
We rode the chairlift up to the big lift, then took an elevator up to the top where the skiers jump from. We will have a totally different ...
... gotten so far up - the water level is much higher at this time for some reason. We played around a bit - I tried to go up the creek but didn't want to risk capsizing since it was still a bit chilly. I didn't mind the cool water on my quick-drying pants but still didn't want to get totally wet...or have an accident.
On our way back we stopped at a little island sort ...
... to go. The GPS could not locate Saranac Lake from here so I took out my road map and discovered I was taking the scenic route - a big S that took me west before going east from Tupper Lake to Saranac Lake. I finally made it to Otto's around 5 pm.
The evening was cool and the next morning even cooler. We loaded the canoe & kayak onto Otto's vehicle and set off. We then kind of drove from one put-in possibility to another - finding ...
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 ...
... 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 ...
Other places to stay in Lake Placid
1 Mirror Lake Dr, Lake Placid | 3 star motelfrom $109
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- Art Devlins is a clean, family-ownded Lake Placid motor inn
- The cleanest Hotel I have ever stayed in
- Great getaway
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56 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid | Motelfrom $48
24 Wilmington Road, Lake Placid | Motelfrom $99