Placid Sports .com is the premier online guide to Lake
New York and
the Adirondacks showcasing a multitude of winter and
, X-Country , Snowboarding
, Dog Sledding , Ice
Fishing , Ice Climbing
,Winter Camping ,
Skating , Snowshoeing,
, Camping , Fishing
, Canoeing , Whitewater
Rafting , Golf , Balloning
, Hiking , HorsebackRiding
throughout the Olympic
region and upstate New York. We also offer a comprehensive listing of New
York State Licensed Guides who specialize in adventure travel and sports as
well as rock climbing, fishing, hunting, camping and backcountry treks.
you to take a virtual tour of some
of our most popular travel
destinations including the
historic communities of Saranac Lake, Elizabethtown, Keene, Keene Valley, Jay,
Wilmington, Essex, Ticonderoga, Crown
Point, Schroon Lake and Westport.
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.
Olympic Ski Jumping Complex
Photos courtesy of Jim Grant
The Lake Placid region offers visitors a rich variety of historic,
artistic and cultural attractions.
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.
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
offers hundreds of links and spectacular golf in the heart of the Adirondacks.
Award-winning courses offer a unique variety of golf for players of all abilities
in a truly breathtaking mountain setting.
Find your perfect home. Residential Golf Community guide
and information for country clubs, golf communities and private golf communities
across the United States.
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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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
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