- 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
The Robert Frost Interpretive Trail is a 1.2 mile loop pathway which gives scenic views of the surrounding mountains. Adorned along the trail is the poetry of Frost himself, and a beaver pond boardwalk is also crossed en route.
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Mahaney Center for the Arts, 72 Porter Field Road, Middlebury, VT 5753 MoreLess Info
From antiquities to contemporary art, the collection at the Middlebury College Museum of Art represents art, photography and sculpture. Permanent and temporary exhibits are on display at the museum, which also hosts lectures, school programs and workshops.
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Court Street at the Gamaliel Painter House, Middlebury, VT MoreLess Info
Featuring a historic school house, Vermont Folklife Center provides an inside glimpse of life in Vermont's past with its exhibits. The center has a variety of crafts on display from local artisans, from pottery to blankets.
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Pulp Mill Covered Bridge Road, Middlebury, VT 05753 MoreLess Info
Measuring a total length of 199-feet, the Pulp Mill Covered Bridge is a bridge that was originally built as a single span bridge. The channel is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Located on the northwestern shore of Lake Champlain, Point Au Roche State Park is a charming mix of forested areas and beach. Featuring boat launches, hiking and biking trails, this park has activities available for all seasons.
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92 St. Anne's Road, Isle La Motte, VT MoreLess Info
Administered by the Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament, St. Anne's Shine is mostly a Catholic site but welcomes all worshipers. It is also a historic site due to being one of the oldest settlements in Vermont.
Housed in a quirky old farmhouse, Grand Isle Art Works provides interesting spaces for the display of arts and fine crafts in a gallery-like setting. Guests can also purchase the creations of local artists in addition to participating in classes.