High Peaks Mountain Guides Paddling Adventures

  • 2733 - 2739 Main Street, Lake Placid

We have everything you need for your Adirondack adventure. We specialize in comprehensive outfitting, gear rentals, and trip planning for anywhere in the Adirondack Park. We offer private instruction, group programs, school outings and vacation getaways for half-day, full-day, overnight and multi-day excursions. In winter, it’s no different for us, we live for snow and ice and take advantage of every prime opportunity to help you get out and enjoy the atmosphere in a fun and safe fashion.

We boast some of the finest licensed New York State guides in the Adirondack Park and a professional sales staff to help you gear up and plan your next adventure. We are fully insured and have guides certified by Red Cross, American Heart Association, SOLO, New York State and AMGA. We are a member of the American Canoe Association and partners with the American Alpine Club.

Here for an extended stay? Have a large group? We have two group lodging houses available, located on Main Street and walking distance from all the amenities Lake Placid has to offer. Housing 10 and 12 people comfortably with living space, full kitchens and baths and laundry on premise you can have all the comforts of home, while away.

Paddling Excursions by Canoe and Kayak:
We provide shuttle services, outfitting and trip planning for all types of water explorations. Our guide service can get you out on the water for half day, full day, overnight and multi-day outings. We also offer a two hour introductory course for beginners who want to develop basic skills to feel comfortable out on the open water.