Adirondack Life 2017

Adirondack LifeExplore the High Peaks, Lakes and Wooded Wonderland of New York’s North Country

  NEW FOR 2017  

7 Days 6 Nights • 14 Meals

Jun 25-Jul 1 | Sep 23-29

Depart/Return: Albany, NY

Price Per Person: Double: $1,697; Single: $2,105

Pre/Post-Tour Hotel: $148/night

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About the Tour

As one of the largest nature preserves in the country, the Adirondacks’ treasures are found in its mountains, lakes, streams and thousands of miles of trails that connect wilderness to civilization. Explore portions of this land designated as “Forever Wild,” tour the 1932 and 1980 Lake Placid Olympics sites, see the rink made famous by the US Hockey team's "Miracle on Ice", discover a family business that makes one of a kind furniture, take a stroll with birding expert Joan Collins, learn about fly fishing, meet the staff experts at Adirondack Life magazine, and so much more.


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Itinerary & Info Sheet

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Tour Highlights

  • Visit Pine Knot, first of the Adirondacks Great Camps
  • Breathtaking coastal drive along Lake Champlain
  • Relive the “Miracle on Ice” at the Lake Placid Olympic Ice Rink
  • Cruise Lake George on the Steamboat Minne-ha-ha
  • Meet the editors and regional experts at Adirondack Life
  • Asgaard Farm & Dairy—the historic estate of Rockwell Kent
  • Visit Crown Point Lighthouse
  • Meet Wayne Ignatuk, maker of one-of-a-kind furniture
  • Guided walk with birding expert Joan Collins in search of the Adirondack Gray Jays
  • See the Adirondack Museum’s famous outdoor complex
  • Gore Mountain gondola ride
  • Truffle demonstration at Barkeater Chocolates



Optional Excursions/Extensions




Helpful Information

Average Temp:

High: 75°/Low: 55° (Jun/July)
High: Mid-to-Upper 60s/Low: Low 40s (Sept.)

Time Zone: Eastern

Arrival Time: Schedule to arrive at our starting hotel by 5:00 p.m. on Day 1.

Departure Time: Schedule flight home to depart after 4:30 p.m. on Day 7.

Airport Info: Our starting hotel offers complimentary shuttle service.

Vehicle Parking: Our starting hotel offers complimentary parking for the duration of tour.

Walking Distance: Moderate walking is required to fully enjoy this tour.

Currency: US Dollar

Hotel Amenities Include: Hair dryers, coffee makers, iron & ironing board throughout tour.

Travel Protection Available? Yes, see About Travel Protection.

Terms & Conditions Tour reservations are subject to the terms and conditions outlined by Country Travel DISCOVERIES on our website at Terms & Conditions.

Groups Have a group? We can make your group's vacation cost-effective and easy, with discounts for groups as small as five and other benefits. Learn more at Country Travel DISCOVERIES for Groups.

Additional Information:

Further information is mailed upon receipt of your reservation. A total of three mailings are sent to assist you in preparing for your tour…Get Ready, Get Set and Go! Our "Get Ready” packet is sent confirming your reservation. Our "Get Set” packet provides further information approximately 90 days prior to departure with important details regarding making your travel arrangements. Finally, our "Go” packet arrives 2-3 weeks before departure containing your final documents.

Updates: Updates to this document are available from our Discovery Reservations Team, and will be posted online at

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Related Readings

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Images on this page (from top): Blue Mountain Lake seen from the Adirondack Museum (NY State Dept. of Economic Development); Gray Jay (Joan Collins); Wild Walk & Eagle's Nest (Wild Center).








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