Lake Placid Marathon

Available June 12 – 14, 2015 Take part in one of Lake Placid’s most sought after events, the LP Marathon.  With one of the most exciting race courses in the world, down Main Street in Lake Placid, past historic touchstones of the 1980 Winter Olympics, along the world renown fly-fishing destination, the Ausable River, to the site of the famous [...] Read More

Renovation Update // 4.22.15

Well, lots has happened here at the Northwoods Inn since our last renovation update. Carpeting and furniture are in. All the painting is complete and our new keyless doors have been installed. We’re just putting the finishing touches on this week; like installing the vanities in the bathrooms, adding shower curtains, hanging flat-screen TVs, installing our new super-cool, bluetooth enabled […]

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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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