"Rock Ledge" is a beautiful three bedroom, two bath chalet style
home. It's deck over looks quiet Church Pond in the 'Saranac Inn'
area of the Adirondack Mountains. (The Saranac Inn area consists of
Upper Saranac Lake, and several smaller satellite lakes
called "Ponds".) The back of the property borders the 8th tee of the
championship 18 hole Saranac Inn Golf Course. Take in a morning tee
off and stop 'home' for lunch!
Fine handcrafted furniture and antiques make up the comfortable
Adirondack style interior. Sleeps up to eight comfortably, with
additional sleeping on pull out queen size sofa. The interior is a
wonderful blend of antiques, handcrafted 'rustic' style furniture,
and artwork by the owner. Living room and all bedrooms have ceiling
fans. Living and dining areas open to deck overlooking Church Pond,
a sand bottom lake perfect for swimming, sailing, canoeing, fishing,
and wildlife watching. (Loons frequent the pond.) Great for kids'
adventures, as it is a non- motorized lake. From the dock, you can
see all points of the lake.
The modern kitchen has all you will ever need, including a
dishwasher. The downstairs has one bath- room and a bedroom with a
queen size bed.
Upstairs boasts a bedroom with a queen size brass bed, sitting area
and desk, a second bathroom, and a 'bunk' room for the kids with 4
twin sized beds. Bunk room is usually inhabited by dozens of stuffed
bears, but they like to share the space!
Basement stores all summer and winter 'toys' and washer/dryer.
Lakeside enjoy an additional deck, dock and swimming float and fire
This home is fully winterized, and a perfect spot for winter
recreation as well. Cross country ski or snowmobile right out the
door, or downhill a short drive away. Miles of all season trails on
state land connect to road. The free State boat launch on 11 mile
long Upper Saranac Lake is one mile away. Church Pond is one of the
few non-State land ponds among dozens of lakes and ponds in the
area. State recreation land and lakes begin just a short walk from
Rock Ledge offers privacy, and unspoiled views, but is close to all
manner of activities, both summer and winter. Church Pond is minutes
away from Lake Placid, Saranac Lake Village, and Tupper Lake.
Activities and Attractions Swimming, skiing, hiking, sailing,
sunning, canoeing, kayaking, berry picking, shopping, antiquing,
mountain climbing, etc. Rock Ledge is in the middle of
State 'Forever Wild' recreation lands. Access these areas by hiking,
car, or canoe. The State boat launch on Upper Saranac Lake is one
mile from the house.
View the historic 'Great Camps' of the area. Lake Placid, home of
the 1980 Winter Olympics, is 30 minutes away and has much to offer.
Visit the Olympic training centers, skating arena, ski jumps,
wonderful shops and restaurants. Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake, both
15 minutes away, cater to both summer and winter tourists.
The historic Saranac Inn Golf Course was designed by Scottish
architect, Seymour Dunn in the late 1800's. It is a challenging
course, with spectacular views.
Mt. Pisgah Ski Center is 15 minutes away, and Whiteface Mountain, a
one hour drive.
Try hiking one of the Adirondacks 'high peaks'. Visit the Adirondack
Museum in Blue Mountain Lake, Paul Smith's Nature Center, John
Brown's Farm, the new Wild Center Museum in Tupper Lake, the Lake
Placid Olympic Venues, and many other interesting and cultural spots
in the surrounding area.
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My Standard Rate
Feb 1 2014 - Feb 1 2015
1 night minimum stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.