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ADK Aquatics

Address: Paradox Bay, 35 Victor Herbert Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Phone Number: +1 518-524-9767
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Ranked #1 of 32 Activities in Lake Placid
Type: Water sports, Adventure
Owner description: Come ride Lake Placid...whether its on a wakeboard, water skis, tube, or wakesurf we have it all...
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Type: Water sports, Adventure
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: Come ride Lake Placid...whether its on a wakeboard, water skis, tube, or wakesurf we have it all. Get towed behind our world class 2012 Super Air Nautique as we cruise the lake. Even if you're a first timer or an experienced rider look forward to a great time. Our staff provides a safe, fun, and enjoyable atmosphere the whole family will enjoy. Come With Us Ride and tube on Lake Placid!!!

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We had a great waterskiing and tubing experience with Wes of ADK Aquatics. Both Wes and his associate, Jeremy, did a great job with the water skiing instruction and they made the tubing a lot of fun. Having both a driver and spotter (rather than one person taking care of both jobs) made a big difference to the experience. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Our water skiing and tubing trip with ADK Aquatics was the highlight of our trip! Wes and Bob-o were very accommodating and informative about the sights as we cruised the lake. Wes gave both my husband and 13 year old some refresher instruction and both were up skiing by their second try. Wes even convinced my reluctant 5 year old... More 

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Darien, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Wes is an excellent instructor. He was able to have our 13 year old daughter, who had never water skied before, up and skiing on our first trip out. Wes was very patient with her, very encouraging.and was able to offer feedback to her on exactly what she needed to adjust with each try until she was able to get... More 

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Roslyn Heights, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Yes, you can rent a boat to take out on Lake Placid but when you don't know the lake it can be a little daunting. ADK Aquatics will take you out and give you a tour along with taking you tubing, waterskiing or wakeboarding/wakesurfing. We only did tubing but it was so incredibly FUN!!! Wes drove the boat and Jeremy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Wes and his team were fantastic. Great with our kids (12,15). We will be wake boarding with ADK every visit to Lake Placid.

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Cranford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

First class all the way. Wes and his team did an unbelievable job with our kids, 12 and 10 and 1st time skiers. Wes had them both up and skiing within 20 minutes after a quick run thru on the dock. If you have young kids who have never been on skis I couldn't imagine anyone else doing a better... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Wes and his team are friendly instructors and provide a totally professional and outstanding experience. We had a group of beginners and the ADK team was absolutely wonderful in taking us from first principles to actually get up and skiing. The equipment and boat are top notch as is the instructional quality, which provides a balance of encouragement, technical demonstration... More 

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Doylestown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

"Fabulous!!!" That is what we left saying. ADK is awesome! My two boys (ages 8 and 11) had the time of their lives wake boarding and tubing. I am truly so thankful for the time and patience Wes took with each of them. There was also lots of encouragement and praise along the way too!!! ADK spares no expense to... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Everything about our experience with ADK Aquatics was first class. From the brand new Ski Nautique boat, the wide range of new water equipment, to the owner (Wes) and his assistant (Bob) who were very friendly and knowledgeable about every activity they had to offer. Bob also took great pictures of us on the water and emailed them to us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Booked an hour with Wes and Jeremy for some wake boarding. Money well spent!! The guys know what they are doing and had lots of tips for our 11 year old son who is a beginner. Their equipment and boat are high quality. Highly recommend and would love to go out with them again!!!!

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