LAKE PLACID, NEW YORK

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1st Annual Seasonal Event

April 1 – October 31, 2017

AVA Event 106659          2017/Y0529       10/5K Volkswalk

Bridges – Spanning the USA Food for Thought
Honoring the Flag
Ice Cream Parlors
Lakes and Reservoirs
Points of Reference
State Street Sashay
Walk the USA – Street by Street
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Starting Point:

       Lake Placid Visitors Bureau
       2608 Main Street
       Lake Placid, NY 12946
       (518) 523-2445


Course Description:  This scenic walk will take you along charming streets, dirt paths and trails, through a park, past the Mirror Lake Inn,
 Mirror Lake itself and the site of the 1980 Winter Olympics.  In the distance you will see some of the high peaks of the Adirondack Mountain Range.

Trail Rating:   2C for some steep hills on village streets.


Hours:  The Visitors Bureau is open:  Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; and, Sat & Sun 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Call for holiday hours.

Fees:    AVA Credit only - $3.00
             Non-Credit walkers - $2.00


Award:  
 
NONE

Directions: (click here for directions from your location)

mapLP                     lake placid map
 
From the South and West: Take I-87 (Adirondack Northway) North to EXIT 30 (Rt. 9).  Follow Rt 9 west to Rt 73. 
Take slight Left onto Rt 73 and follow it northwest thru the scenic Keene Valley to the Village of Lake Placid.
 Rt 73 tees into Main St. (Rt 86).  Turn Left and follow Main St. thru the Village. The Visitors Bureau is on the left past the High School.
 It is approximately 30 miles (45 min) from I87 to the village
From the North: Take I-87 (Adirondack Northway) South to EXIT 34 (RT 9N).
 Follow Rt 9N South some 16 miles thru Ausable Forks to its intersection with Rt 86 in Jay. 
Turn Right onto Rt 86 West and follow another 17 miles into the Village of Lake Placid.


POC:             Rachel Trier  (518) 859-7507    
       

A Special Thank You to the Lake Placid Visitors Bureau for hosting our walk.


Groups of six or more please contact  the above.
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