This is where it all happened. Do you remember? We visited the Olympic Center and the Lake Placid Olympic Museum while in Lake Placid, NY. This is the place where the 1980 (and 1932) Winter Olympics were held. The Miracle On Ice — perhaps one of the most famous sports events in history — happened […]
We’ve been on a number of boat cruises but our recent cruise through the gorgeous Raquette Lake is an absolute favorite. We went on the Raquette Lake Navigation Company “Cruise ‘n Dine” special and IT IS AMAZING.
If you were to ask me what one, once-in-a-lifetime thing you should do in Upstate New York, I would say, “Go to the Adirondacks.” If you were to ask me what you should do or see in the Adirondacks, I would say, “See Whiteface Mountain.” And if you were to ask me what there is […]
Great Camp Sagamore National Historic Site, or plain old “Sagamore” to most of us, is a wonderful little jewel nestled around Raquette Lake, NY. The camp area was built in 1897 by William West Durant, inheritor to vast Adirondack acreage from his railroad developer father, Thomas Durant. The camp was designed and built by W. […]