It's All About the Experience

ex·​pe·​ri·​ence     |     /ˌikˈspirēəns/     |     noun
Definition:

Meaningful, engaging, connecting, exploring. Those seeking spontaneous discovery, space to creatively imagine, the hilarious, curious and contemplative.

Stay, Discover, & Reset at an Original Adirondack Lodge

25-acres of meandering spaces secluded artisan lodgings amid playful "Healing Woods" with serene beach and clear waters. Naturally luxurious with four-generations of authenticity. Where simmering stocks with nourishing foods from the heart continue in a family built 1886 Main Lodge with Stagecoach dining room and 1920s Speakeasy. A destination of magical experiences where traveling is equal parts rejuvenation and discovery for adventurers, romantics, and families.

Stay Experience

Fall Foliage & Old World Octoberfest

25-acres of foliage trails, lodgings spread apart in the iconic Great Camp Tradition, Stagecoach rides to a mesmerizing mountain-lake sunset, and Great Camp Dinners with an Old World flair await you.

Stay Experience

Winter Stay, Speakeasy, & Sleigh Ride

You’ll need a password to get in and we may be raided by a Prohibition Copper! Lantern-lit sleigh rides, warming fires in family built lodgings, and soul-warming foods.

Stay Experience

Summer Stay, Sunset Swim, & Experience

Experience the beauty and serenity of one of the last Adirondack Great Camps. Relax in your own artisan lodging, enjoy a five-course Adirondack Tasting Experience, ride in an authentic Stagecoach, or take a sunset swim in pristine Lake Clear.

Rejuvenate in
Adirondack Lodging

Cabins with FireplacesLake View Suites | Lodge Rooms

Limited artisan lodgings dispersed over 25-acres in the Great Camp tradition. Hand-crafted by three-generations of our family. Perfect for couples, small groups, and families. Our family welcomes you.

A kerosene lantern lights the snowy trail at the Lake Clear Lodge & Retreat as percheron draft horses from Lucky Clover Farm pull a beautiful sleigh.

Unique Adirondack Experiences

Let the "Healing Woods" surround you. You don't have to go anywhere; you can cross-country ski and snowshoe, hike, ice-fish, and experience unique activities right on our property, from History of Beer Workshops and Cooking Classes to Lantern-Lit Sleigh Rides. Enjoy spectacular sunsets and a crackling fire in your artisan lodging.

Our strategic location between Saranac Lake/Lake Placid and Tupper Lake makes it effortless to explore some of the Adirondack's best activities. Within a short drive you can visit The Wild Center, a historic downtown, the Olympic Village, and so much more.

Be sure to check out our popular winter Lantern-lit Sleigh Ride & Speakeasy Dinner Experience before it's booked out!

Let us be your Adirondack Guide.

Adirondack Alps Food Experiences

Great Camp Experience Dinners, Gourmet Takeout, and an Old World Food Hub highlight our Adirondack Alps Cuisine. Begin in the 1920s Speakeasy, then meander to our 1886 hand-hewn Stagecoach dining room. The last of the lore of Great Camp dining awaits you.

Upcoming Events

Wellness
Dec
16

Discover the Dimensions of "Nutritional Energetics"

A weekend of discovering "new" and "rediscovering old" ways of staying nourished. Incorporate simple and easy processes and info into your day to help nourish you and your family. Let's keep it simple, fun and magical.

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From Our Guestbook

Superb!

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Steve, Mark, Melany
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9/17/22
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Delicious Delicious.

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Unknown
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9/16/22
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41st anniversary!! Always a pleasure!

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Linda + Larry
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9/16/22
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Great experience!!!

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Terry
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9/16/22
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70th birthday - great!

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Gary
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9/9/22
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So cool!

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Rich + Marissa
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9/3/22
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Happy to be back!

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Amy + Sara
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8/3/22
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Fantastic evening with great food & wonderful entertainment.

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Kevin + Karen
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7/30/22
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Amazing dinner + dessert. Love the atmosphere. Thank you

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The Leon's/The Stevens
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7/27/22
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What a lovely experience for our family. Delicious food and a wonderful time! Thank you.

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Chrobocinksy Family
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7/20/22
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