Sara-Placid Motor Inn - Adirondacks


Fishing, Hiking, Biking Trails, Canoeing
Golf and Tennis at Saranac Lake

Spring & Summer Activities

Enjoy the free paddle boats offered by the Sara-Placid Motor Inn.Fishing, hiking, biking trails, canoeing, golf and tennis are among the popular activities at Saranac Lake during the spring and summer seasons. The Adirondack experience begins just outside your door.

The village of Saranac Lake was recently rated the #1 small town in New York (and #11 in the U.S.) and GQ and Ski magazines have rated the Adirondack Park one of the premier vacation spots in the United States.

Take one of our pedal boats, provided free to guests, for a ride on the small pond. Don't forget to feed the ducks and geese while you are paddling about — they're always happy to join you for a snack. The small park on the shores of Lake Flower adjacent to the Sara-Placid Motor Inn has free public basketball and lighted tennis courts.

FishingFishing in the Adirondacks

Planning to take advantage of the Adirondacks' best fishing? Lake Flower connects to five lakes loaded with northern pike and bass. A state boat launch and two marinas are located nearby.

Come see why the Saranac Lake - Lake Placid area, one of the most scenic regions of the country, was chosen to host the ESPN Outdoor Games in 2001 and 2002.

Hiking and biking trailsHiking and Biking Trails

Many of the Adirondacks' best hiking and biking trails are nearby. The famous Jack Rabbit Trail adjoins the Sara-Placid Motor Inn and connects the towns of Saranac Lake and Keene (approximately 25 miles). If you don't wish to hike the full length, you will still find beautiful views and quiet spots for secluded picnics.

Canoeing and bird watchingCanoeing

Canoe trips are a perfect way for exploring the Adirondacks. Islands on many of the lakes allow you to pause for a picnic, quiet swim or just relax and enjoy the beauty of the Adirondack wildlife and sunsets — for which the Adirondack Mountains are justly famous. You'll come home with pictures and memories to spare.

Golf coursesGolf

If golf is your preferred method of unwinding, you'll enjoy the many golf courses the Adirondacks have to offer. With spectacular views and challenges for all skill levels, beginner to championship, your golfing experience in the Adirondacks region will be one to remember. Ask about our many discounted golfing packages!


You can also enjoy a game of tennis on the adjacent lake front free public tennis courts. Rackets and balls are provided at the front desk free of charge to our guests.


Enjoy your Spring or Summer season in the Adirondacks in one of our lakeside cottages.


Sara-Placid Motor Inn ~ Call Toll-Free 1-800-794-2729
Adirondacks • Lake Flower • Saranac Lake
445 Lake Flower Avenue, Saranac Lake, New York 12983
Local: 1-518-891-2729 ~

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