In the spring tranquility of the Great Woods where adventure abounds lives the Adirondack spirit.
An Imaginative Spring Destination where you can throw away the keys and do it all right here: Outdoor Adventure & Indoor Fun!
Fling open your lodging door meticulously hand-crafted by 3 generations of family in eco-green luxury to 25 acres of Old World Kitchen Cooking Classes, nature trails, canoeing/kayaking and Great Camp style dining...



Our 1886 Main Lodge: a working museum that is one of the last original Adirondack Lodges.

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Un-plug and Rejuvenate

In 5-Leaf Eco Certifed Adirondack Great Camp style lodge where 21st C hand crafted lodgings are spaciously set apart in natural, honest luxury. Choice abounds with 4 styles of lodgings from secluded chalets with crackling fireplaces to sunset lake view artisan suites with bubbling jacuzzi's to unique B&B rooms.

Re-connect and Savor

With a special romance table or with friends and family take in a cooking or sample fun beer workshops from the Adirondacks largest selection of craft brews from around the world. Savor our Great-Camp style dinners that begins in the fireside Rathskeller, meanders to our 1886 hand-hewn dining room and where the journey is complete with decadent desserts in your hand-crafted lodging with warming fire.

2013 Audubon Platinum Five Green Leaf Award * 2012 Audubon Four Green Leaf Award
2011 Inclusion in Adirondack Style Great Camps & Lodges
2010 Top 10 NY Romantic Inns and Lodges
2009 National Geographic Traveler - "Keeping a Sense of Place"
2008 Five Forks Restaurant Review - Watertown Daily Times

Lodge Spring 2014 Activities

              – Old World Kitchen Cooking Classes

              – Adirondack Spirit Interpretive Workshops

       – History of Mai-boks and May Wines

WHERE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE SURROUNDS US                    &                    INDOOR ACTIVITIES - Regardless of the weather - ABOUND

Unlimited seasonal hikes or meditative walks

                                                                                    – Old World Kitchen Cooking Classes, including spring maple classes
– Walk the old railroad bed, hike St Regis Mountain                – Spring Beer & May Wine Workshops & Tastings
– Back-country trails of the NYS only canoe region                – Re-connect with Nature Programs
– Paul Smiths Visitor Interpretive Center                              – Romance Packages
– Unlimited Canoeing and Kayaking and biking                        – Adirondack History Fireside Chats

Join Us in Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall

Lake Clear Lodge and Retreat
6319 State Route 30  ·  Just South of Junction Rt 186 and 30, Lake Clear, New York 12945
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