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Address: Adirondack Loj Road, Lake Placid, NY
Phone Number: +1 518-523-3441
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For your next trip to the Adirondacks, stop in here for maps, guides,...

For your next trip to the Adirondacks, stop in here for maps, guides, hiking equipment and camping supplies.

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Top lodge with expert staff

Any experienced hiker knows you need to have local knowledge when in a new environment and these guys have it in abundance. They are all really helpful and super friendly. Also... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Myles O
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Any experienced hiker knows you need to have local knowledge when in a new environment and these guys have it in abundance. They are all really helpful and super friendly. Also great place to recover with a hit beverage after a long trail!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Knowledgeable staff & maps, gear to purchase both needed last minute items & souvenirs daily weather forecasts statistical information

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DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Fully stocked store, bathrooms, parking and knowledgeable guides for area hikes. Many people park outside the gate and walk in to avoid paying the parking fee. Pay if you are going to use the facilities! There are several trail heads in the resort. You can access heart lake for a cool down swim after your hike.

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1 Thank youngmomma
Monsey, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

In Lake Placid? Stop by where you'll gain a wealth of information. From an overview of Lake Placid's history to a full itinerary of places while staying at Lake Placid, they've got it all!

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1 Thank Mordechai P
cobleskill,ny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were given very precise and detailed information on the trail heads we were looking for. It's a real time saver.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We stopped by the ADK visitor center and got terrific information and suggestions based on our interests. As a result, we joined the club. Excellent. Recommend to all hikers of any ability.

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3 Thank comedybuff
Burdett, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Wonderful view of the high peaks of NY from the south. You pull into a large parking area surrounded by greenery and an info kiosk. In the cetetr is a display of the peaks on plexiglass. You can look at the actual peak through it's plexi representation and then look down for name and elevation While here take the road... More 

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1 Thank KestrelHaven
Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

If you happen to be in the area for a hike and have some questions on a route this is a good place to start. The folks here weren't overly friendly, but they were helpful. There are hikes in the area for any level of fitness and experience.

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1 Thank Bden99
Port Jefferson Station
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We visited the High Peaks Information Center after we had checked out of our stay at the Loj camping area. We went there to freshen up and get info about our planned hike to Ampersand Mountain. The facilities provided all we needed to clean up and get ready for the day, and the staff were helpful with information about the... More 

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1 Thank martincniz
Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

easy to find and very comfertble. explanations and reccomendations were quite good. restrooms were clean and nice.

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