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.

Discover & Reset at an Original Adirondack Lodge

25-acres of meandering spaces with spread-out, 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.

Winter Stay, Speakeasy, & Sleigh Rides

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.

"Healing Woods" & Water Getaway

Save 20%: For 100+ years, wellness has been our nature, rimmed by a 1,000-acre lake with breathtaking mountain-lake sunsets. Your artisan lodging intentionally set-apart in the iconic Great Camp tradition.

Sunset Hayrides & Old World Harvest

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

Rejuvenate in Adirondack Lodgings

Cabins with FireplacesLake View Suites | Lodge Rooms

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

Immerse in the Adirondacks

Let the "Healing Woods" surround you. You don't have to go anywhere; you can paddle, hike, bike, fish, and experience unique activities right on our property, from History of Beer Workshops to Cooking Classes.

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 explore The Wild Center, a historic downtown, the Olympic Village, and so much more.

Let us be your Adirondack Guide.

Private Beach with Mountain-Lake Sunset View & Gazebos at the Lake Clear Lodge

Old World Food Experiences

History of Adirondack Food Experience Dinners, Gourmet Takeout & Delivery, and an Old World Food Hub highlight our Adirondack Alps Cuisine. Begin in the 1920s Speakeasy, then meander to a magical beach sunset with dinner following in our 1886 hand-hewn dining room. The last of the lore of Great Camp dining awaits you, where your table is our iconic 25 acres of woods and water.

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Lodge News

May 2020: Special Statement

By
Ernest Hohmeyer
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May 12, 2020

First, our family hopes this finds your family well and safe. We have always treated guests who come to the Lake Clear Lodge & Retreat as if they were special friends visiting our home – as for 4 generations - this has been our home.

From Our Guestbook

Wonderful :)

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Rich
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1/18/20
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Snowy & fun!

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Stephanie & Dan
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1/18/20
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Loved everything!

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DiSanto Family
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1/17/20
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Best birthday present ever!!!! We will be back!

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Fred & Karen
L.
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1/17/20
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Everything was amazing!

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Alana
P.
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1/10/20
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❤❤❤

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Rosemarie
B.
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1/3/20
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