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Where To Stay In The Adirondacks This Fall

There is simply nothing more breathtaking than fall foliage in the Adirondacks! If you're planning a trip to see the leaves for yourself, you should check out our favorite places to stay! We've compiled our Top 3 based on scenic views, accomodations, and proximity to local events and activities.

Editors' Picks: Best Places To Stay To See The Foliage


Friends Lake Inn
Chestertown, NY

Your stay at the Friends Lake Inn includes kayak and canoe rentals so you can explore Friends Lake and take in the gorgeous shoreline foliage at the same time. The Inn is adjacent to miles of wooded trails if you'd prefer to see the leaves while hiking. You can also live every leaf peeper's dream of seeing the brilliant colors from above on Gore Mountain's Northwoods Gondola!


Big Moose Inn
Eagle Bay, NY

The breathtaking view from the gazebo dock alone is worth the trip to Big Moose Inn. The dining room features large windows overlooking the lake, so you can enjoy the beautiful view of the water, mountains, and foliage, of course, while enjoying a delicious meal. Big Moose Inn is located in the heart of the Central Adirondacks Region, with opportunities for hiking, boating, and exploring!


Mirror Lake Inn
Lake Placid, NY

If you're looking for a luxurious leaf-peeping experience, you will love Mirror Lake Inn's lakeside resort, spa, and fine dining establishment. The Inn is located in gorgeous Lake Placid, home to an abundance of activities that will make your trip memorable. The Adirondack High Peaks rise up around the Mirror Lake Inn, so there are plenty of opportunities to see the foliage from above.

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