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It's always a good time to visit Lake Placid

Admission visits are available Monday through Saturday and can be arranged by emailing Elenor Mandigo or by calling 518-523-3382. Admission visits consist of a campus tour, led by a current student, and meeting with a member of the Admission Team.  Conversations with program directors or athletic coaches can also be scheduled. Please indicate your programmatic interests when scheduling your visit.

The Village of Lake Placid

Lake Placid, New York attracts over 3 million visitors a year who come to enjoy a wide array of outdoor activities and access the beauty of the Adirondack Park. Many families choose to extend their admission visit for a few days to take advantage of all that Lake Placid has to offer. Lake Placid's famous Main Street is one mile from our campus and offers a variety of shops and restaurants for our students and visitors to enjoy.


There are a number of hotels in Lake Placid, many within walking distance of our campus. A full list of options can be found by visiting Lake Placid Lodging. 

Below is a list of hotels that offer a discount to families visiting Northwood School. When making your reservation, mention that you are visiting us during your stay to receive a reduced rate.

Crowne Plaza Resort and Golf Club: (518) 523-2556

Courtyard Mariott: (518) 523-2900

Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort: (855)416-0818

Hampton Inn and Suites Lake Placid: (518)523-9500

High Peaks Resort: (800)755-5598

We look forward to seeing you soon!


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