Golf in Lake Placid
Plan that perfect golf getaway
Panoramic Adirondack High Peaks scenery, coupled with lush fairways and well-manicured greens, makes for that one of a kind golfing experience that is unique to Lake Placid. It’s a well known local’s saying here that with spectacular views like these you will have trouble keeping your head down - we challenge you to keep your eye on the ball.
Lake Placid golf packages are a perfect option for players that want to come test their skills on the area's public 9-hole and 18-hole golf courses. Motels, hotels and luxurious resorts we have the perfect golf and stay deals for anyone enjoying a golf vacation in the Adirondacks. After the game, unwind at any one of Lake Placid's restaurants and don't forget to rest up for another big day of golf on memorable courses!
Signature golf courses with an historic past
Our golf heritage has been around since the 1800s and are among America’s firsts. History buffs will tell you some of golf's greats have refined their games and even designed the courses here in Lake Placid. Names like Ben Hogan, Joe Kirkwood Sr., Seymour Dunn, and Lake Placid’s native Craig Wood have put their stamp and left their legacy here in Lake Placid.
- Whiteface Club & Resort Golf Course - John Van Kleek and Walter Hagen
- Lake Placid Club Links Course - Seymour Dunn
- Lake Placid Club Mountain Course - Alex Findlay and Alister MacKenzie
- Craig Wood Golf course - Seymour Dunn
These public courses offer beginners and experts both wooded mountain courses and Scottish links. Several courses have Executive Length Holes, and all are around par 72. So plan that perfect day, call up your buddies, your family, your colleagues, even your boss, they won’t want to the miss to the chance to hit that hole in one golf vacation.
A hole in one
Our scenic courses are unforgettable locations for weddings and other events. Plan your wedding in Lake Placid and celebrate a memorable round of golf with your friends on the day of or weekend of the big event. Lake Placid's indelible spas and outstanding wedding services will make your special day extraordinary and hassle free, so you can spend your time on more important things - friends, family, relaxation, and of course, golf and more golf! ...it's up to you - invent your own perfect day in Lake Placid!
Lake Placid's wealth of activities shine in any season, there is so much to do, everyone can find something to enjoy here. We also have a line up of lodging options to match, with a range of types of lodging and price points, Lake Placid offers up packages and its online reservation tool for quick and easy planning.