Adirondacks – Lake Placid

Two Night Package

Day One

Group departure from Dover School for the Adirondacks of New York.   Our first stop takes us to Ausable Chasm in the Adirondack Park.  The Ausable Chasm is the oldest natural attraction in the United States established in 1870.  Stroll past Rainbow Falls, Elephant’s Head, Column Rock, Hyde’s Cave and the eerie quiet of Mystic Gorge.  Enjoy a picnic lunch on your own.    This afternoon we continue our journey to Lake Placid (Home of the 1932 & 1980 Winter Olympics).  Upon our arrival in Lake Placid we will tour the Lake Placid Olympic Center and take a trip to the top of the ski jump tower.  Our group will also have the opportunity to enjoy a couple of hands on activities such as a luge or bobsled experience.  We overnight in the town of Lake Placid.  Dinner is included this evening.  Walk the village following dinner, ice skating (If Available) or swimming in the indoor pool.  (D)

Day Two

Enjoy a continental breakfast to start your day.  This morning we travel to Tupper Lake, NY where we visit The Wild Center.  Enjoy a host of educational opportunities (To Be Decided), the indoor river trail that includes otters, deep lakes and the informational forest.   You may also enjoy a series of outdoor trails that include bridges over water, osprey nesting towers and much more.  A picnic lunch is served at the museum.   This evening we make our way to the Great Escape Lodge and Indoor Water Park for the evening.  Dinner is at Johnny Rocket’s at the Great Escape Lodge.

Day Three

Breakfast is included before departure from the hotel.  This morning travel to Fort Ticonderoga for a tour of this historic fort followed by lunch on own at the fort before returning home or visit Hildene (Home of Robert Todd Lincoln) for an educational program before returning to school.  (B)

Inclusions:

 

One night accommodations              Best Western Adirondack Inn or similar

One night accommodations              Great Escape Lodge Lake George

 

One dinner

Two full breakfasts

One picnic lunch

Admission to Ausable Chasm

Admission to Lake Placid Olympic Center & Ski Jump Tower with hands on experience

Admission and program at the Wild Center in Tupper Lake

Admission to Shoreline Cruise on Lake George

Admission to the Indoor Water Park

Motorcoach transportation

Tax and service charges