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Evening Perfection

We went to a restaurant which overlooks the lake, and sat on the terrace. The temperature outside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ronald D
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Birthday weekend

Small but beautiful Lake in Lake Placid. There are many restaurants in Lake Placid that have deck... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandra V
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Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful lake with concert band shell, public beach, downtown shops, or take a leisurely ride around to see the homes that call it home.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to a restaurant which overlooks the lake, and sat on the terrace. The temperature outside was perfect and there were NO bugs. The lake was truly a mirror, with one paddle boarder, one row boat, and 2-3 loons. It was absolutely a perfect...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect vacation spot! Whether you enjoy hiking and adventure, relaxing by the lake, driving around to see the beautiful vistas, taking a peaceful walk around the lake, or shopping along Main Street - you'll find Mirror Lake to be the perfect vacation spot.

Thank travelgirl1959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small but beautiful Lake in Lake Placid. There are many restaurants in Lake Placid that have deck seating where you can relax and dine while overlooking beautiful Mirror Lake. We had a beautiful sunny day and the lake does actually appear to be like a...More

Thank Sandra V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its so nice to be able to swim and boat without any motorboats on a body of water. So calm and just walking around it made you feel calm.

Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can walk around this lake (2+ miles). You can swim in it (either at a guarded area or as a more of a long distance swimmer in training). There are some really nice restaurants and hotels along the lake in main part of town....More

Thank MisterMVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the middle of the Olympic Village that is beautiful year round! Restaurants and hotels abound. There is a really nice sidewalk that goes all the way around the lake.

Thank wizardinfo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful lake, seemingly made of glass - a perfect lake for swimming (a lot of competitive swimmers practice here). There are lots of small boats that can be used, but all are noiseless so as to not break the silence of this peaceful lake....More

Thank Taffy642
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's very calm. It's nice to watch people kayaking and Paddle boarding. Right on main street. Very picturesque.

Thank rvnnewyorkcity
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful lake to watch the activities of those enjoying the last days of summer. Calming and beautiful

Thank Moondanced
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31 May 2018|
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Response from kristat361 | Reviewed this property |
Most things are open after Memorial Day...
Liz S
8 March 2018|
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Response from 813Lovetotravel13 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the Chamber of Commerce for Lake Placid and they should be able to tell you.
Kimberly B
29 May 2017|
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Response from MelNew14 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can ride your bike around mirror lake. Main street may be congested so you may have to walk your bike depending on the day and crowd.