Train Hard, Play Hard: Ironman 70.3 comes to Lake Placid

This year, for the first time, Lake Placid welcomes the Ironman 70.3 Lake Placid. An iconic triathlon, this half Ironman will test your limits and strength with swimming, biking, and running to find out who is the fittest athlete to roam the Adirondack Mountains on September 10th, 2017. Lake Placid is a gorgeous and family-friendly town that has hosted two […]

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Your Mini Summer Travel Guide to Lake Placid

  Lake Placid is a gorgeous place filled with fantastic views and a charming town, but with so much to see and do it can be overwhelming. That is why we, at Hotel North Woods, have created a Mini Travel Guide just for you. A way for you to know what to do, what to bring, and most importantly where […]

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Tee Up in Lake Placid

How many times have you been sitting at your desk thinking “I wish I could be golfing right now.” Well, let’s make that a reality. At Hotel North Woods we will make you golf experience one to remember. With fantastic golf packages and our helpful staff, we will make your golf trip worry free and relaxing. Now, imagine walking up […]

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Wedding Bells at Hotel North Woods

  Imagine standing at the altar with the majestic Adirondack Mountains in the background and the picturesque Lake Placid in the forefront. Hotel North Woods is the perfect setting to plan your dream wedding. With the help from our wedding professionals and specialists, we will make your wedding unique to you and your guests. We will assist you with the […]

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Carve Your Way Into Lake Placid

With so many things to do in Lake Placid NY, the inspiration is endless. Our forests have hundreds of pristine lakes and ponds, endless miles of rivers and streams, countless species of native wildlife and the gorgeous Adirondack Mountains bring many visitors each year. This year, Lake Placid Woodcarving Experience will be at Hotel North Woods, May 22-May 26, 2017. […]

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A Cozy Adirondack Winter Getaway

Even as the holiday season slips past us here in the Adirondack region of New York, the scents of winter pine and hot cocoa still fill the air and cozy fires burn brightly in our lodge room and restaurants. Bring your loved one on the coziest winter getaway to Hotel North Woods in Lake Placid, NY. Let your romantic side […]

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Hit the Slopes this Winter in NY

Visit us at Hotel North Woods this winter and hit the slopes. The Old Farmer’s Almanac states that there will be above average snowfall this winter season in the Adirondack region of New York. According to the almanac, snow will start falling  in late November and into December. While the heaviest snowfall will occur in January. That means there will be […]

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THANK YOU, JOLIET JAGUARS!

Every year Hotel North Woods hosts thousands of Can/Am hockey players and their families for the magical opportunity to compete where the 1980 US Olympic hockey team beat the Soviet Union, defending goal medalists, in what has become known as the “Miracle on Ice” game.  Our historic Winter Olympic Village offers the opportunity for these teams to enjoy the highest […]

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Fall Festivals & Events near Lake Placid

We’re over halfway through September and Fall is already settling in here in the North Country. Hotel North Woods is your top destination for Fall festivals and events in the Adirondacks. You’ll find everything you need to satisfy your autumn taste buds. Hiking and biking are great ways to enjoy this change of seasons, but there is so much more […]

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5 Family Friendly Fall Hikes in the High Peaks

Guest Blogger: John DiGiacomo of Placid Times Photography Over the last couple of years trails leading to the popular peaks above 4,000 feet in the high peaks section of the Adirondacks have seen record numbers of hikers. On a typical fall weekend trailheads for mountains such as Giant, Cascade and Pitchoff will have at least a hundred vehicles lining the […]

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