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The Trip The alpine village of Lake Placid, New York, may still inspire those who remember its Winter Olympics past, but it has always been an all-seasons playground. Nestled among the peaks of 6 million-acre Adirondack Park, the quaint 19th-cent...
Filed away in the basement of the Saranac Lake Free Library in upstate New York is an old photo of a group posing in front of an exquisite log building. The lodge, a series of gables and overhanging porches stretching toward Lake Kora, is the cent...
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Summer is on its way out the door, ushering in the brisk, fresh fall weather. To answer the questions of where to go and what to do, we’ve found six serene places perfect for taking advantage of this time, when the summer’s heat begins to dwindle....
THEIR REPUTATION ESTABLISHED BY THE POINT, on New York's Upper Saranac Lake, the Garrett family has now opened the Lake Placid Lodge, on the lake's pearly western basin, as a sort of "Point for mortals." At a much more moderate price, the Garretts...
See our slideshow of Olympic Venues Open to the Public. Mark Hobson, a 61-year-old creative director and wilderness guide, pushes his sled into the luge track in Lake Placid, New York, leans back, and rockets down the same ice chute used by the ...