Olympic Ski Jumping Complex
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Olympic region and upstate New York. The
Adirondack Region has been renowned for its hospitality and lodging since the
turn of the century when the rich and famous constructed spectacular Great Camps
and huge rustic hotels during the "Gilded Age"
visitors have their pick of a wide and eclectic assortment of accommodations including
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of Saranac Lake, Lake Clear, Elizabethtown,
Keene, Keene Valley, Jay, Wilmington, Essex,
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The Lake Placid
Region is famous for hosting the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics. Lake Placid has
also been host for a variety of world class events including the ESPN Outdoor
Games, World Cup bobsled and luge, the Ironman Triathalon, international figure
skating, Empire State Games and the "I Love NY" Horse Shows. The Lake Placid region
offers visitors a rich variety of historic, artistic and cultural attractions.
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Placid Winter Event Highlights
Cup Sports and Events at Olympic Venues See the world-class athletes train and
compete in Bobsled, Luge, Skeleton and Freestyle throughout the Winter.
& Hockey Tournaments & Canadian
Hockey Enterprises Tournaments - Throughout the fall and winter in Lake Placid
at the Olympic Center
State Winter Games. The Empire State Winter Games return to Lake
Placid February . Come join in the fun!
Olympic Center in Lake Placid boasts the greatest amount of ice surface in the
world. For information on Figure Skating shows and training.
www.lakeplacidskating.com for details
Lake Placid's Olympic attractions include famous Whiteface
Mountain, boasting the greatest vertical drop in the East and the Mackenzie Intervale
Olympic Ski Jumping Complex, where you can ride to the top of the 26 story, 120
meter ski jump in a glass enclosed elevator! Other venues include the Mt. Van
Hoevenberg bobsled and luge track where you can take an exhilarating ride down
the only dedicated bobsled run
in the US.
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Nast Traveler, regarded as the authoritative international travel publication,
reaffirmed the reputations of two of the regions finest resorts- the Mirror Lake
Inn and The Point as' two of the finest lodging
establishments in the world'.
Placid has been a summer destination for golfers for over one hundred years.
It is a golfers paradise with several world class courses
for you to choose from. From scenic Craigwood , to 45 hole Lake Placid Club ,
Whiteface Club and Resort & the Saranac Inn, to smaller Saranac Lake Golf
Club and Westport Country Club, you won't be disapointed .
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Lake Placid summer golf packages . Lake Placid
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Award-winning courses offer a unique variety of golf for players of all abilities
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Find your perfect home. Residential Golf Community guide
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Placid Area Golf Courses
Wood Golf Course -
518-523-9811 877-999-9473 (In Season)
Wood Golf Course offers a challenging round of golf in a spectacular setting.
Designed by Seymour Dunn in 1925, this carefully maintained municipal course is
strategically carved into the Adirondack countryside. Itís the perfect opportunity
for a great round of golf.
Placid Club Golf Courses -
Tee Times: 518-523-4460 800-874-1980 Lake Placid
amidst towering white pines in the heart of Adirondack splendor the historic Lake
Placid Club offers unique real estate that is stunning in its natural beauty and
rich with recreational opportunities. The Club comprises over 900 acres of land
providing a variety of exclusive Adirondack homes, Condominiums and lots with
an unmatched range of amenities - including 45 holes of championship golf - and
conveniently located close to the center of the village of Lake Placid.
Club & Resort Golf Course -
518-523-2551 1-800-422-6757 Lake Placid
Club Golf Course is one of the most notable and majestic golf courses in the eastern
United States. Built in 1898 on the shores of Lake Placid, it soon became the
course of royalty, move stars and famous sports figures.
Inn Golf & Country Club -
518-891-1402 Saranac Lake
Saranac Inn Golf and Country Club was founded at the turn of the century and designed
by renowned Scottish Pro and Architect Seymour Dunn. The course was designed using
the natural terrain to provide a wonderful golfing experience, with spectacular
mountain views, pure mountain air and a memorable fragrance emanating form the
balsams that line the course.
Lake Golf Club -
518-891-2675 Ray Brook
friendly 9-hole course on route 86, between Saranac Lake and Lake Placid fun for
both novice and experienced golfers. Offers a complete practice facility. 891-2675.
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Golden Arrow Lakeside
Resort & Suites
2559 Main Street, Lake Placid,
Phone: 800-582-5540 or 518-523-3353
Beautiful in a winter or
summer setting, the Golden Arrow located on majestic Mirror Lake provides an exciting
setting for outdoor pleasures offering the best location in Lake Placid. Snuggled
under the firs in the dogsled or gliding soundlessly in a canoe, surrender yourself
to the breathtaking beauty of the Adirondacks. Beautifully designed guest rooms
make you feel at home. Suites, condos, kitchenettes, and fireplace jacuzzi rooms
are also available. From the European ambiance, to the warmth and graciousness
of its hand picked staff, you are invited to enjoy an unparalleled level of service
Northwoods Inn - "An Adirondack Classic" 122 Main
Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946, Call 518-523-1818 or 888-783-3177 (Reservations
Only), Fax 518-523-2992, e-mail Info@NorthwoodsInn.com
All the charm of an Adirondack Great Camp with the convenience of a Main
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The Adirondacks & the
Lake Champlain Valley of Upstate New York & Vermont have long
been known for their truly unique & varied cuisine ranging from
fresh caught native brook trout cooked over an open campfire to world
class dining at five star resorts. In the internationally acclaimed
Olympic Village of Lake Placid, diners can choose from exciting restaurants
with menus featuring everything from sushi and health foods to hearty
Adirondack homecooked meals.
Arts program at Paul Smith's College in the Adirondacks was founded
on the principle of learning by doing. Many of todays local chefs
learned their trade at Paul Smith's.
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