- Our list of the best things to do in Lake Placid, New York, features the top 52 nearby activities — including 24 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lake Placid, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 28 things to do within the city of Lake Placid, NY , followed by 24 popular activities in nearby cities, including Saranac Lake and Wilmington
Situated on 1.7 acres, Overlook Park is known mostly for its views of the Adirondacks and Lake Champlain to the west. The park provides access to the South Burlington Rec Path along with parking and an informational marker.
Located in a picturesque valley between the Adirondack and Green Mountains, the University of Vermont is one of the oldest universities in the US. View a collection of over 20 000 objects and artifacts spanning the history of civilization at the campus' Robert Hull Fleming Museum of Art.
One of the longest freshwater beaches in the United States is the Plattsburg City Beach located on the shores of Lake Champlain. The sandy beach offers a dedicated swimming area, outdoor grills with picnic tables, kayak rentals, a concession stand, and restrooms.
As a part of the University of Vermont, Robert Hull Fleming Museum features a mix of contemporary and traditional artwork. The museum displays artwork ranging from Egyptian artifacts to paintings from the Dutch Golden Age.
Creating white water memories since 1979, Hudson River Rafting Company, is your ticket to ride the rivers. Featuring excursions on four different rivers, camping options, and more, book your adventure today.
The Burlington Tennis Club is a recreational facility that includes an 8-lane 25-yard swimming pool and 8 clay tennis courts. The club offers private or semi-private swimming lessons as well as a formalized swim program.
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152 Cumberland Head Road, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 MoreLess Info
Located on the west shore of Lake Champlain, Cumberland Bay State Park is a popular campsite due to its natural sand beach and picnic areas with tables and grills. Runners can also be found at the park regularly.
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Dorset Park, 600 Swift Street, South Burlington, VT 5403 MoreLess Info
C. Douglas Cairns Recreation Arena is an ice facility with twin NHL-sized rinks, with seating for 600 and 400 spectators respectively. It features a snack bar, vending machines, arcade games and a pro shop.