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Address: 141 Country Club Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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Another year at Craigwood

I love this course. Some don't as it is a country course, but it is a hitter's paradise with wide fairways. They have improved the clubhouse, although no matter who has served us... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 June 2014
Croushay
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Kirkland, Canada
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Wilmington, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

While this course is not the most beautiful in Lake Placid it is still a great course, especially for a public course. Also while a challenging course, it isn't so tough as to make it unpleasant. Add in the beautiful scenery and it is a great place to spend a day.

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Kirkland, Canada
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87 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014

I love this course. Some don't as it is a country course, but it is a hitter's paradise with wide fairways. They have improved the clubhouse, although no matter who has served us in the restaurant over the 20 years we've been going has always been just a touch crabby. Love this course and it is obvious that you continue... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

Lush greens and fairways and somewhat challenging course...Grandfather golfed here 33 years ago...what a treat!

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2013

Played late August afternoon rounds when both days were hot & humid. Found this Adirondack mountain course better vs. say Laurentian or Eastern Township courses for a few of reasons 1) Course condition esp. the greens, which putted true & quick 2) Challenging but fair was generally able to find most wayward shots... 3) Whiteface Mountain as background was added... More 

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Sylva, North Carolina
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64 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2013 via mobile

Went early mid week. I was the second person out, finished in three hours (had a cart). People were friendly. Course was in good shape, beware of the bumpy, hilly fairways when in your cart. Lots of up hill holes, remember to club up. Only one green was in bad shape. Overall really good experience.

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Western NY
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23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2013

I played a round first thing in the morning, and have to say that this course exceeded my expectations. The greens were all in excellent shape, except one, which they were repairing. I am used to greens like this (sloped), and thought that these were a bit slower than the ones I'm used to. You definitely will test your putting... More 

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Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2013

Very scenic, well groomed. Unfortunately we were only able to get 16 holes in before we were drenched by a torrential downpour. Nice greens and a bit faster than your average muni course. Challenging and fun!

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North Port, Florida
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46 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2013

We play golf many places, and we live on a golf course in Florida during the winter. Mountain golf is always a challenge, and Craig Wood is no exception. It's hard to imagine that you can have 15 holes uphill and only 3 but CW has manged to do that . The views on the front nine are spectacular, and... More 

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Cornwall, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2013

This course has challenging greens but the view is breathtaking. With a cart they offer a reasonable green fee.

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Kahnawake
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2012

I play in the September tournament each year and love the course. Tough greens. On the first hole I once had a 6 foot putt for birdie and got a 13, good thing that was the practise round! It would be nice if there was a bit more water on the course, but it is tough as it is. Great... More 

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