New York State Archives Lecture

Join us on April 29th at the former Hotel Marcy to enjoy the next installment in the Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society Lecture Series; "New York State Archives and the Stories Told" presented by Gary Smith, New York State Archives board member and owner of the Northwoods Inn (former Hotel Marcy). The lecture begins at 7:00 pm and admission is [...] Read More

Great Music, Great Cause

“Where’s Bat” on May 1-3?  At Delta Blue on Main Street in Lake Placid. Delta Blue at the Northwoods Inn in Lake Placid is pleased to present Bat (aka Thomas Andrew Bennett), an exceptional musician, in weekend performances on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 1-3, 2015.  Bat is a singer/guitarist from New Mexico who performs an incredible range of musical […]

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Renovation Update // 4.8.15

New artwork waiting patiently to be hung. Things are coming along nicely with renovations here at the Northwoods Inn. The past two weeks have seen lots of changes to the fifth and sixth floors; old carpeting and tiling was removed, walls are being repainted (we love the new colors!), new tile floors in the bathrooms have been installed, new lighting […]

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A Little History // #TBT

In the Adirondacks, a land of waterways, mountains and forests, a land of history, culture and tradition, a monument requires special virtues in order to claim significant importance.  The Northwoods Inn, formerly the Hotel Marcy, stands out on the map as a site of both personal and collective memory for many people.  Its inherent value as a large Lake Placid […]

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Renovation Update // 3.19.15

If you’ve been keeping up with us, you know that renovations are well under way here at the Northwoods Inn! Here’s a peek at renderings of our new guest rooms. We’re promising to have renovated rooms available in May, but there may be a few ready by late April — so make sure you ask when you call to book […]

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Thank You Homeward Bound

There are so many great things coming out of our renovation project — some of which we could have never expected. One of those things is our partnership with Homeward Bound Adirondacks, an organization that provides our Veterans with opportunities to realize their full potential through innovative programming including Family and Community support.  Below is the letter we sent to the […]

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ECAC Men’s Hockey Championship

ECAC Hockey announced the pairings for the 2015 ECAC Men’s Hockey Championship featuring Quinnipiac vs. Harvard and St. Lawrence vs. Colgate facing-off in the semifinal contests. The event marks the 54th overall championship and the 12th and second since 2002 at the 1980 Rink-Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y. The four top teams in the conference will battle it […]

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Renovations and Donations

We are excited to announce that renovations have officially begun here at the Northwoods Inn! Construction started on Monday, March 9th and will continue through early June. As part of our renovation efforts, we’ve partnered with Homeward Bound Adirondacks and Madden’s Transfer of Saranac Lake to get much of the furniture we are replacing to veterans in our region and […]

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Paint & Sip // Bookstore Plus

The Paint & Sip Series at The Bookstore Plus presents local artist Jessie Furnia. A little paint, a little wine and a whole lot of fun! This class will be held on Wednesday, March 18th from 6:30 until 8:30 PM. Artists will create paintings inspired by a Jessie Furnia original spring scene. No previous art experience is necessary. This class […]

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50 Years with Peter, Paul and Mary

On Friday, February 27th and Saturday, February 28th, the latest installment of the Lake Placid Film Forum Screening Series presents 50 Years with Peter, Paul and Mary, a new documentary by Jim Brown, winner of four Emmy Awards. Premiered on PBS this past December, the film features rare and previously unseen television footage, including a BBC program from the early 1960s that […]

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