This trip probably takes the award for one of the best experiences we have ever had. We’ve been to hundreds of places in New York State, so that’s saying a lot. I’m still overwhelmed by the incredible beauty, the energizing atmosphere, the utter tranquility of Whiteface Mountain. It’s one of the most beloved peaks of […]
For our recent trip to Raquette Lake, we stayed in Birch Cottage, a Craftsman-style home nestled in a secluded area by the lake. The property is owned by the proprietors of the Raquette Lake Navigation Company, Dean and Donna Pohl. They made us feel wonderfully welcome! Donna brought coffee and creamer and Dean made sure […]
I’d never been to Lake Placid before this autumn. It’s been a dream of mine ever since the 1980 Winter Olympics (what a great time to be a proud New Yorker patriot!), and we finally got to see some of the most scenic and beautiful landscapes in the country. While staying in the city, we […]
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.