Golf in Lake Placid
Plan that perfect golf getaway
Panoramic Adirondack High Peaks scenery coupled with lush fairways and well-manicured greens, make for that one-of-a-kind golfing experience that is unique to Lake Placid. It’s a well known local’s saying that with spectacular views like these you'll 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. Motel, hotel, or luxurious resort, if you're looking for a golf vacation in the Adirondacks, we have the perfect golf-and-stay deal for you. After the game, unwind at one of Lake Placid's restaurants while you rest up and strategize for another big day of golf on one of our many memorable courses!
Signature Golf Courses with an Historic Past
Our golf heritage, originating in the 1800s, is among America’s firsts. History buffs will confirm that 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 of approval on our greens 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. Call up your buddies, your family, your colleagues - even your boss - they won’t want to miss the chance to hit that hole-in-one during a memorable golf vacation.
A Hole in One
Our scenic courses double as 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 weekend of the big event. Lake Placid's incredible 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, with so much to do, everyone can find something to enjoy here. With a range of lodging options that are well above par for the course, Lake Placid offers packages and an online reservation tool for quick and easy planning.