The Adirondacks Region is known for its natural splendor. And what better way to enjoy its beauty than hitting the links? The team here at Whiteface Lodge believes you deserve the best, so we have compiled a list of the top three premier golf courses in Lake Placid. Whether you are just stepping onto the green for the first time or you’re a seasoned golfer, any of these courses can accommodate your skillset.
1. Craig Wood Golf & Country Club
Designed by Seymour Dunn in 1925, Craig Wood Golf & Country Club is a carefully maintained municipal course that spans 6,554 yards in the lovely Adirondack countryside. You can enjoy a great round of golf at one of the finest courses in Lake Placid’s golf community.
2. Saranac Lake Golf Club
Located just minutes from Lake Placid in Ray Brook, the Saranac Lake Golf Club is a challenging, fair, and fun test for golfers of any level. Guests can marvel at some breathtaking Adirondack scenery as the course borders on the Saranac Lakes Wild Forest Area.
3. Whiteface Club & Resort Golf Course
The Whiteface Club & Resort has become the premier golf course in the Northeast, with Golfweek ranking them #4 in the Classic Course category and #11 overall in New York State in 2014. Enjoy a challenge on every fairway and green while basking in the view of the beautiful Lake Placid.
Stay in Luxury Nearby the Best Golf Courses in Lake Placid
Whiteface Lodge is in a stunning location nearby the best Lake Placid golf courses, tucked into a picturesque woodland with fabulous views. Let our Adirondacks resort be your home base after a day of golf at one of the fabulous locations we’ve mentioned. Choose between large one to three-bedroom suites that feature fully-equipped kitchens and cast-iron fireplaces. We cannot wait to host you on your next golf getaway!