The village of Saranac Lake is a popular Adirondack destination for more than it's beautiful waters. There's something for everyone from outdoor enthusiasts to families to couples seeking a romantic getaway.
Photo provided by: The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism/Lake Placid CVB (ROOST)
The heart of Saranac Lake is filled with unique shops, art galleries, restaurants for any palate, plenty of attractions and the beautiful Hotel Saranac. Take a ride on the Adirondack Carousel while sitting on local fauna like "Bug Eye" the Blackfly and other Adirondack friends. Check out one of the many area museums for a lesson in history, art and culture. There's also plenty of nightlife spots where you can find live music and local craft beers.
The area is loaded with hiking trails and canoe routes, plus outfitters to help you gear up for any adventure. You can spot the local wildlife, downhill ski at Mount Pisgah, and cross-country ski at Dewey Mountain Recreation Center. Golfers and cyclists will also find plenty of enjoyment here. Throughout the Saranac Lakes Wild Forest, there are 12 lean-tos you can camp in.
It's home to the Saranac Lake 6er hiking challenge which has Ultra and Winter variants. In the winter, the village hosts an annual Winter Carnival where you'll find an ice palace made of ice blocks harvested right from the lake.
On Lower Saranac Lake, Ampersand Bay Resort and Boat Club offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the quiet luxury of a vacation rental with hospitality and service of a resort. Open during Spring, Summer and Fall. Book your wilderness adventure today!
For over 31 years, Scheefer's Adirondack Builders has provided a wide range of home and construction services to the Saranac Lake area, including excavations, renovations, and more. They are also a dealer of custom panelized Harvest Homes.
Whether you love paddlesports or would like to try it for yourself, St. Regis Canoe Outfitters in Saranac Lake is here to help. This outdoor recreation company offers canoe and kayak rentals, the best quality gear, guided trips, and more.
Fish Creek Pond Campground, located in the heart of the Adirondack Park near Saranac Lake, is surrounded by stunning scenery, a series of interconnected ponds, and plenty of recreational opportunities.
Rollins Pond Campground is the ideal destination for those desiring to fish, boat and hike. The 442-acre pond is popular for fishing and boating enthusiasts and is surrounded by miles of hiking trails. Enjoy a stay with your family and friends!
The Adirondack Artists Guild Gallery features the work of local artists practicing in a variety of mediums, new exhibitions each month, and the opportunity to meet some of the artists themselves while visiting the gallery.
The Adirondack Center for writing hosts workshops for writers of all levels, writing retreats, and residencies throughout the Adirondacks & northern New York. Catch events like poetry slams and reading series held in conjunction with other programs.
The family-friendly Blue Line Brewery has a rotating tap list of at least seven beers, plus pub fare, build-your-own pizza, and more. Outdoor seating is dog-friendly. Seating is limited. No reservations. Takeout is available.
Visit Eye Care For The Adirondacks for routine eye exams, glasses, contacts, and ophthalmology services for diabetes, glaucoma, and more. Their optical center carries the latest in eyewear from top brands.
If you've been dreaming of dining at a Parisian sidewalk cafe, head over to Saranac Lake and the Left Bank Cafe! You can even bring your pets to dine on the waterfront patio while you enjoy the views and delicious French food.
Whether you're looking for a fun night out or the perfect place to hold a birthday party, try Romano's Saranac Lanes! The venue features a full bar and grill, several bowling leagues, and bumper bowling available on all lanes.
This 18-hole course has 4 sets of tees to welcome players of all levels A classic Scottish design by Seymour Dunn, this club is both beautiful and challenging. Continental breakfast is available when you book Golf & Stay packages.
Saranac Lake Free Library has a variety of books, DVDs, and other media. Their interlibrary loan service provides the community with access to thousands of titles. Special programs such as the Library Luncheon Series run throughout the year.
Established in the 1920's, this 9 hole golf course is fun and challenging at an affordable price. Tee Times accepted on weekends. Practice Range, Driving Range, Pro Shop, Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge also available.
Dentist office offering routine cleanings and exams; specialty care such as dental implant restoration, root canal therapy, and extractions; restorative care such as fillings, dentures, and crowns; and cosmetic procedures such as whitening & veneers.
BluSeed Studios provides a project space where artists have the opportunity to experiment, diverge, exhibit and perform; to move ideas and aesthetics forward; and to share this diversity with the community.
Located in Historic Saranac Lake, 5 miles from Lake Placid, lies our family owned Two-acre Premier Waterfront Property. Saranac lake Inn embraces beautiful Lake Views lakefront rooms and direct access to over 30 miles of connecting Adirondack water.