Map & Directions

From Albany and points south Follow I-87 [the Adirondack Northway] north to Exit 30. Turn left off of the exit ramp and follow NYS Route 9 north to its intersection with NYS Route 73. Travel NYS 73 for 28 miles until you reach Lake Placid. Turn left at the first light onto Main Street/NYS Route 86 [NYS Route 73 terminates at the light]. Drive through downtown, and where the shops end make a sharp left turn, following NYS Route 86 as it turns into Saranac Avenue. We are two blocks from this corner on the right just past the crest of the hill. Drive times: from NYC - 5 hours, from Albany - 2 and 1/2 hours.

From Buffalo and Points West Take I-90 (New York State Thruway) east to Exit 36 (Syracuse). Pick up I-81 north and follow to Watertown. Take NYS Route 3 to its intersection with NYS Route 86 at Saranac Lake, continuing on to Lake Placid. We are on the left. Drive times: from Buffalo - 5 and 1/2 hours, from Rochester - 4 and 1/2 hours, from Syracuse - 3 and 1/2 hours.

From Ottawa Take routes south to Cornwall Bridge, NY. Pick up NYS Route 37 east to Malone. Follow NYS Route 30 south to Paul Smiths and pick up NYS Route 86. Follow Route 86 to Saranac Lake and Lake Placid. Drive time: 3 hours from Cornwall Bridge.

From Montreal Take Route 15 south to Champlain Crossing, connecting with I-87 south. Take Exit 34 west, following NYS Route 9N to where it intersects with NYS Route 86. Follow NYS Route 86 to Lake Placid. Stay on NYS Route 86 as it winds through town; where shops end follow NYS Route 86 as it makes a sharp left onto Saranac Avenue. We are two blocks from this corner on the right, just past the crest of the hill. Drive time: 2 hours.

 

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