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Lake Placid Sleigh Rides

Address: 2830 Wilmington Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Phone Number: +1 518-241-3388
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Ranked #31 of 35 Activities in Lake Placid
Owner description: Join us this winter for an old fashioned excursion through Lake Placid Club's open vistas and...
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Owner description: Join us this winter for an old fashioned excursion through Lake Placid Club's open vistas and experience the majestic forests of the Adirondack Mountains. While sipping hot cocoa, we invite you to explore the wonders of the Olympic Village, Ski Jumps, the High Peaks and Sentinel ranges of our mountains. On a clear night, immerse yourself underneath a blanket and enjoy the constellations of the Adirondack skies. All throughout the season, we also offer private & romantic, single horse open sleighs to complete your special day. Open days & nights. Please call for reservations. A good value for your Lake Placid experience! By coming you will assist us in helping feed a rescued horse or two this winter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We booked online for December 28th for a daytime ride and it was spectacular ! We didn't want to be with a group so we did book for a couples private. The private has a single horse (a Clydesdale named Danny) and an open currier sleigh. The ride ran through about 40 minutes and you see a little bit of... More 

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Westchester, New York, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

While the idea sounds great, this opportunity was underwhelming and disappointing. All of the ride consist of a 30 to 40 minute trip, with stops along the way, on a snow covered golf course. If you think the ride will be in a picturesque landscape, then you will be severely disappointed. Not worth the money and a completely unimaginative service.... More 

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AdkHorseRescue, General Manager at Lake Placid Sleigh Rides, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review. Here at LP Sleigh Rides, we inform all of our potential customers on the phone, and through our website, that unless the sky is heavily set with clouds and snowfall, we can guarantee a full view of the Adirondack High Peaks. The same applies to rides in the evenings. The sun sets in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Did a 5pm ride so was getting quite dark which added to the atmosphere. Had expected the ride to go further and through the woods rather than round a well worn track. Was $48 per adult and $30 per child for about 40 mins. Whilst a fun activity and added to the spirit of Christmas in the snow is overpriced... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Our family managed to fit in a sleigh ride in the middle of November ! That was exciting as there isn't enough snow most of the time to book one this early. The ride was very long, had a bit of forest, open fields, and such mesmerizing views of the mountains.Travis was very descriptive and even gave us an intro... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Did this recently with an all ages group. While it was nice to have something everyone could do together (ages 1-70) it was $48 per person. Also weird that the guide wouldn't give us a receipt (said it was because we paid cash). Guide was friendly and the blankets and hot chocolate were both welcome. But consider the price for... More 

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Long Island, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

It was a bit cold and pitch dark---although there are lanterns on the path. We took the ride at 6pm...I would suggest taking an earlier ride.

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Clinton, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

We always try to find a sleigh or carriage ride when we travel and this one was a great one! Our driver was very knowledgeable and friendly. His dedication to the horses is admirable especially since he runs a horse-rescue program. The draft horses he uses for the sleigh ride were beautiful and very well taken care of. This is... More 

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