- 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
Located along the shores of Lake Champlain, the Shelburne Vineyard grows a variety of wine grapes. Tastings of current wines are offered daily for a small fee, and free tours of the facility and vineyards are available four times each day.
Open seven days a week throughout the year, the Vermont Teddy Bear Company offers tours of their factory. In addition to the general factory tour, guests have access to the on-site Bear Shop where they can purchase specialty teddy bears.
88% 16 votes
4709 Route 9, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 MoreLess Info
An educational museum, Imaginarium Children's Museum of the North Country offers a variety of activities and programs for children. Among their attractions are a climbing wall, a puppet show, a dinosaur dig area, and a S.T.E.M. lab.
Tours of Selburne Farms are offered four times throughout the day between May and October every year. The tours begin at the Welcome Center and can even include a side trip to the Children's Farmyard which focuses on educational, hands-on activities for kids.
Ameri-can North Sports Center is an ice skating center that hosts birthday parties, hockey camps, and hockey leagues. The facility also hosts hockey camps for children that are taught by coach Greg Carter.
Laplatte Nature Park spans 125 acres and offers trails for walking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing, with side paths leading to the Laplatte River. There is also a community garden that houses flowers, plants, and fruits within the park.
96% 26 votes
P.O. Box 2842, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 MoreLess Info
For automobile and history enthusiasts, Champlain Valley Transportation Museum features a collection of antique and classic cars, boats, trains, and die cast models. They also offer special exhibits and a kids' station.
80% 10 votes
98 Ohio Avenue, Plattsburgh, NY 12903 MoreLess Info
The Clinton County Historical Museum hosts an expansive collection of historical memorabilia. A variety of demonstrations depict war settings and images of the past. Two floors are dedicated to the exhibits and six galleries are also on display.