Travel Blogs from Saranac Lake
... and some adventure!!!
We're putting this blog together so that our family and friends can see what we are up to. I hope we can update daily but it will depend on the wifi.
Sally is working hard to get ready to ...
... 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 ...
... mile swim, a 112 mile bike ride, culminating in a 26.2 mile run!!! We have NEVER seen so many people along a narrow two way road (half of which is closed for the bikers and runners) and so many detours! Wow again! We don’t know how many highway patrol officers there are in New York State, but ¾ of them had to be on the road between Keene, Lake Placid, and Wilmington where we finally ended up. We are amazed at the physical and mental prowess that the men and women ...
We rode our bikes to the Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort this morning, and took the gondola to the top of the slopes. This area is experiencing record high temperatures for this time of year, but the 85 degrees feels pretty good to us.
We returned to the campground around 10:30 am and swam a little in the stream.
After lunch, we took a cab into the Olympic Village at Lake Placid. We went to ...
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