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Lake Placid Adirondacks

Local Lake Placid Golf Discounts – If you are planning a golf vacation in the northeastern US, look no further than Lake Placid and the Adirondacks of upstate New York. Surrounded by deciduous forests and untouched country, Lake Placid is a splendid locale for traveling golfers of all skill levels. As always, golfing coupons strives to keep your wallet thick from tee to green and to the 19th hole. Our golf deals range from green fees to cart fees to lessons and beyond so if you are looking to keep your budget on par while you swing away in the lush green forests of upstate New York is the place to play.

Golf Course Descriptions – If you are looking to step your game up while still enjoying some relative forgiveness on some holes, Craig Wood Golf Course in North Elba is right up your street. An open front nine will boost your confidence so you can take on the narrower back half with a clear head. The Whiteface Course at the Whiteface Club and Resort and the courses at the Lake Placid Golf Club. The Whiteface Course and 3 of the courses at Lake Placid have 18 holes with a par from 70 to 72, and one course at Lake Placid offers 9 holes and a par of 29. Nearby Saranac Lake has its own public course with a par of 36 and 9 holes. Loon Lake Golf Club also has an 18-hole public course. A private course offers 9 holes and a par of 33 in nearby Keene Valley. The Mountain Course at Lake Placid Club gives visiting golfers a glimpse of the highest peaks in New York. Unlike mountain courses in other parts of the country, fairways are lined with trees and the forest will surely swallow any errant shots. The Whiteface Club and Resort could be the most picturesque of all of the area courses. Carved from the forests that line the shores of the lake, views of the mountains and the waterfront about as far as the eye can see. Just be careful that your ball doesn’t end up in the drink. No matter your level of play, Lake Placid in the beautiful Adirondacks makes for a memorable golfing experience.

Lake Placid Golf Scene – The towns that dot the lakeshore are unique unto themselves. Many of these towns are home to golf courses and vacationing golfers are sure to enjoy the eccentricities of each. Each town offers a diverse mix of easygoing upstate culture and unrivaled customer service. Used to playing host to all walks of life, vacationing golfers will be treated to the best of the best in Lake Placid and the surrounding communities.

Play & Stay Golf in the Lake Placid area – A resort spot the whole year round, one can find exactly what they are looking for in the accommodation department. Exclusive bundles of golf and lodging are available from area resorts, hotels, inns and private home rentals. Take advantage of any of the area’s unique boutique hotels and secluded cabins to experience Lake Placid in style. If budget hotels, inns and motels are more your speed, those dot the area too and are always happy to host visiting golfers. Be sure to book well in advance if you are planning on traveling over holiday weekends because you probably are not the only one itching to get to New York to swing the wrenches.

Golf Travel & Transportation – Adirondack Regional Airport serves the communities surrounding the lake, as the Lake Placid Airport does not take scheduled flights. It is possible to access the lake by car, but interstate highways do not serve the area. Those golfers on the Eastern Seaboard can utilize the railway infrastructure and get where you are going by train. Once you’ve reached your destination, the Trailways Transportation System will take you where you need to go with little difficulty.

19th Hole Entertainment – Having played host to the Winter Olympic Games in 1932 and 1980, the area is rich in Olympic History. Enjoy taking in the sights of the old Olympic Village and stop by the sight of the “Miracle On Ice” where the US defeated the Soviet national hockey team in 1980. If you want to take a break from the links and dunes and angling is up your alley, take a trip out on the lake itself and wet a line or just relax on the water with a boat drink and some good music. Lake Placid is truly a wonderful place to play golf and enjoy the northeast as it’s finest.

Lake Placid New York area Golf Courses:

Craig Wood Golf Course, Cascade Road, Route 73, Lake Placid, NY 12946, (518)523-9811, Municipal, 18 hole, 6,554 yds, Par 72, CR-71.2, S-114

Lake Placid Resort Golf Club, 1 Olympic Dr, Lake Placid, NY 12946, (518)523-2556, 45 holes
Pristine Nine Course, Public, 9 hole, 1,534 yds, Par 29, CR-N/A, S-N/A
Mountain Course, Public, 18 hole, 6,156 yds, Par 70, CR-70.8, S-126
Links Course, Public, 18 hole, 7,006 yds, Par 71, CR-74.9, S-128

Whiteface Club and Resort, Whiteface Inn Road, Lake Placid, NY 12946, (518)523-2551, Public, 18 hole, 6,490 yds, Par 72, CR-71.5, S-123