Great Camp Picnic Dinner

Relaxing Sundays in the summer in the Adirondacks! What can be better than an iconic
Great Camp Dinner Basket you can take to the Lake View Great Camp patio?

The Experience

  • Reserve and pre-order your Great Camp Dinner basket at the link below.
  • Arrive at the 1886 Main Lodge at your reserved time and begin by exploring our 1920s Speakeasy. Remember, you will need the password to get in! Savor “spirits” from non-alcoholic Shirley Temples to one of our Speakeasy specials.
  • You can also add-on an Adirondack Alps Appetizer to enjoy in the 1920s Speakeasy.
  • Meanwhile, Executive Chef Cathy and her team will complete your meal by “finishing it fresh.”
  • Once your order is ready, we will pack it into a Great Camp Dinner basket for you to enjoy at the Lake View Great Camp.
  • Booking is now closed; check out our Lantern-lit Sleigh Ride & Speakeasy Dinner!
Part of the Speakeasy Rathskeller with large fireplace and rustic themed furniture.

Sample Menu - Subject to Change Without Notice

Great Camp Picnic Dinner

All entrées include fresh bread, farm-fresh nightly salad,
chef’s accompaniments, and choice of dessert. ~ $50 Per Person

Beer-Braised Beef Brisket

Grass-fed beef ends are beer-braised and topped with caramelized
onions. Served sliced in its juices accented with a tangy BBQ sauce.

Seared Tuna with Horseradish 

Tender tuna is grill-seared keeping a beautiful pink on the inside.
It is thinly sliced, sprinkled with sesame seeds and served with horseradish cream.

Lodge Garden Vegetable Strudel

Seasonal vegetables accent a chopped spinach and broccoli base. Seasoned
with salt, pepper, coriander, dill, and basil; Topped with freshly melted local cheese.

Campfire Smoked Pork Kebab

Marinated smoked pork with fresh local
vegetables and bacon. Served with a wild rice blend.

Chicken Schnitzel

Chicken is hand-cut, hand-pounded and sautéed in real butter with
herbs, spices and fresh bread-crumbs from an Old World medieval family recipe.

Adirondack Alps Desserts

Seasonal Fruit Dessert

Seasonal fruit baked into a deep-dish cobbler, pie, or
other seasonal dessert!

Lodge S'More Brownie

Lodge brownie baked with marshmallows and
sprinkled with graham cracker crumbs.


Children's Menu

Lodge Classic Chicken Schnitzel ~ Mac and Cheese Spaetzle ~ Children’s Portions

Space limited, please call ahead. Restaurant open to the public as well as Lodge guests.
Children's menu available. Special gluten free, vegan, dairy free, etc. entrees only available with prior notice.
*Substitutions may apply based on fresh deliveries and local ingredients available. Menu is for sample purposes only.

Reserve Your Sunday Experience

Use the form to the right (or below on mobile) to book your Great Camp Picnic Dinner! Please keep in mind that this experience is limited and only available on Sundays through August.Booking is now closed; check out our Lantern-lit Sleigh Ride & Speakeasy Dinner!


  • Adults (11+): $50
  • Children (5-10): $25
  • Infants (4 & Under): $10
Policies, Terms, & Conditions
  • Incidentals and extras such as, but not limited to drinks, appetizers, desserts, and workshops are not included.
  • We are a restaurant and have a liquor license from the State of New York. This license and our insurance require that you do not bring any alcoholic beverage that has NOT been purchased from the Lake Clear Lodge/Adirondack Alps Restaurant to the property. Please do not bring your own beverages to our property or restaurant; they will be confiscated. Thank you for your understanding.
  • Our limited experiences require a full, non-refundable deposit. Your credit card will be charged upon booking. If you are concerned about a having to cancel, we recommend purchasing travel insurance.
  • The Lake Clear Lodge & Retreat is a limited seating/participation facility and the Lodge Staff is preparing activities for you. If you need to cancel your experience, please let us know as soon as possible.
  • Info, policies, prices, advertisements, menus, etc. are subject to change without notice.