Maple Leaf Inn
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- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
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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 ...
... from the put-in. It was a lovely spot - perfect for camping but camping is not allowed there. It has a little sandy beach where Otto fed some fish with bread and hopes to bring his grandson Milo. I took some photos with the macro part of my waterproof camera.
We left about 11:30 am. As much as I would have loved to stay longer and do more paddling, I was ...
... they weren't optimal. One was too sttep. One was too far away. While exploring the put-ins, we met a couple from the Carolina's who had spent much time in the Adirondacks when they lived in Rochester. Oh, oh - was she Chris and I have forgotten his name. Very pleasant people. They said they were checking out some of the historical sights. Otto suggested we follow Tahawus road and see what we could see.
We found McIntyre's ironworks ...
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 ...
... were enormous, I have never seen so much food, I had seafood pasta……… it came in a bowl that was bigger then any group serving plate that I have at home. There was half a lobster, 6 massive scallops, 4 huge shrimp and a cream and tomato sauce covering maybe half a bag of pasta. Then a massive plate of veggies, about 8 different kinds including raw brussel sprouts, pickled beets, zuchini that was patterned and ...