Family Fun and Entertainment

Lake Placid Boat Tours

Take a tour with Lake Placid Boat Tours – This link opens in a new browser tab. and learn the history of beautiful Lake Placid. Tours run daily from the Lake Placid Marina just a short walk from the Mirror Lake Inn.

Phone Number:

(518) 523-9704 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

24 George & Bliss Ln, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn: 0.5 miles

ADK Aquatics (Tubing, Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Wake Surfing)

Whether you are a seasoned veteran of the “lake life” or looking to dip your toe, ADK Aquatics – This link opens in a new browser tab. has what you need.  Offering everything from lessons to full day excursions, ADK Aquatics will get you up in running for all your watersports needs.

Phone Number:

(518) 524-9767 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

35 Victor Herbert Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn:  0.6 miles

Boots and Birdies Miniature Golf

Play a round of mini-golf at Boots and Birdies Miniature Golf – This link opens in a new browser tab. and challenge the whole family at Lake Placid’s only 18-hole course.

Phone Number:

(518) 837-5309 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

1991 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn:  1.4 miles

Bowlwinkles (Bowling, Laser Tag and Arcade)

Bowlwinkles – This link opens in a new browser tab. is the place to go bowling for a few frames or challenge the family to a heated laser tag session when you’re ready to take a break from the sun or are waiting for the rain clouds to pass.

Phone Number:

(518) 523-7868 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

2750 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn:  1.9 miles

Sky Flyer Zip Line

If you’ve ever wondered what it feels like to go off a ski jump but are quite ready to make the leap yourself, the Sky Flyer Zip Line – This link opens in a new browser tab. is perfect for you.  Experience the thrill of flying like an Olympic ski jumper while enjoying some of the most beautiful views in the Adirondack Park.

Phone Number:

(518) 523-1655 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

Olympic Ski Jumping Complex, 5486 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn: 4.1 miles

Experience Outdoors (Zip Lining, Ropes Course, Archery)

If you’re looking for a day of outdoor adventure fun, Experience Outdoors – This link opens in a new browser tab. is the place for you. From their high rope obstacle course, to zip-lining and 3D archery; this is the place to have a unique, family-oriented day in the woods.

Phone Number:

(518) 524-7944 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

4948 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn: 6.6 miles

Cliffside Mountain Coaster

Enjoy a scenic ride to the top of the Cliffside Mountain Coaster – This link opens in a new browser tab. while you learn about the inspiring Olympic history of the Lake Placid Sliding Center. Take control on the ride down and choose how far you’re willing to push your limits as you get a taste of what it feels like to ride in an Olympic bobsled on North America’s longest mountain coaster. It is recommended to buy tickets in advance.

Phone Number:

(518) 523-2811 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

220 Bobsled Run Ln, Lake Placid, NY 12946 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn: 9.8 miles

Santa’s Workshop at the North Pole

What trip to the north country isn’t complete without a visit to Santa’s Workshop at the North Pole – This link opens in a new browser tab.. Meet the reindeer, mingle with Santa and of course touch the “real” North Pole that magically stays frozen all summer long!

Phone Number:

(518) 946-2211 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

324 Whiteface Memorial Hwy, Wilmington, NY 12997 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn: 14.2 miles

Emerald Spring Ranch (Horseback riding)

There is no better way to see the Adirondacks than from horseback! Emerald Spring Ranch – This link opens in a new browser tab. offers a number of trail rides options for the entire family on their miles of private wooded trails.

Phone Number:

(518) 891-3727 – This link opens your default phone application.

Address:

651 State, NY-186, Saranac Lake, NY 12983 – This link opens in a new browser tab.
*Distance from the Mirror Lake Inn: 14.7 miles