Comfort Inn Lake Placid
Travel Blogs from Lake Placid
We left Black Lake today and headed toward Vermont. We didn't make it.
We did, however, drive through the Adirondacks and somehow managed to drive into the bike portion of an Ironman race. No, I mean we drove into it! Imagine how those guys on bikes felt after swimming for 2.4 miles, then trying to ride their bikes for 112 miles, only ...
... away. What a beautiful drive through the Adirondacks region past mountains and gorges and rivers running along side the road. Very very beautiful scenery all along the way. We also passed Whiteface Mountain along our route which is very impressive.
We finally arrived in the village of Lake Placid where we strolled with Ozzi and enjoyed the many shops. A nice ice cream cone. What ...
Can't believe we're camping on the shores of Lake Champlain!!! We've had incredible experiences in this area of New York. This state continues to keep us on our toes!! We had an amazing hike through the Ausable Chasm where the river was rushing through a canyon of steep walls with incredible force (especially after several big storms the days before our visit.
Then yesterday we took a drive into the Adirondack mountains & rode our first gondola up the slope ...
... but it was a cloudy mourning and the peaks were covered in clouds. It actually looked really neat with the smoky white clouds blowing right past your face in the open mountain air.
A trip to Lake Placid was definitely necessary. We went on Father’s Day on a Sunday afternoon, so it was a happening place (oh by the way Happy Father’s Day to Russ and Dave and all of you other fathers out there!). There is strip on Main St that sits on Mirror ...
... at the beginning of the summer and a week at the end. We stayed for six more in between. I don’t remember being bored for a moment… Massawepie was Paradise for a young boy. We didn’t have FM radio, let alone television so I didn’t miss those. We had no electronics to plug in so who cared about electricity... and who wanted to be indoors anyway!
Every day was full. I had my bike so I could go anywhere, frequently with ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking