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    Names and places for your vacation needs. Fourpeaks Fourpeaks Pines.Guide to Resources.   Well, not really the Yellow Pages. Vendors on this page don't pay to get listed here. This "Guide to Resources" is for our Fourpeaks guests to help them find useful services. ( Questions? Need more help making a choice? Have a special interest? Phone 518-524-6726 now or speak to us personally when you get here.) CLICK & GO!  (On this page.)   Where to find bike rentals,   canoe rentals, canoe guide,    skis and more rentals,   fishing guides and gear,    fishing NYState licenses,   horseback riding,   sleigh rides and hay wagon rides   snowmobile rides   white water rafting   car rentals   and taxis.   Doggy Care: Vets and boarding.   water ski rentals (boats, skis and all),   Kid Stuff (toddlers to teens).   Movies in Plattsburgh and Lake Placid.   Please help us build this list.   10 pages of Fourpeaks Adirondack activities.   (On the next page.)   Activities Nearby page.   Food shopping,   Recreational shopping,   a few restaurants we like,   finding good beer & wine.   Coming for golf? 30 attractive Adirondack links to pick from.  

    BIKE RENTALS
    Fourpeaks Pines.High Peaks Cyclery, 331 Main street, Lake Placid, 518-523-3764
    Fourpeaks Pines.Placid Planet, 200 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid, 518-523-4128
    Fourpeaks Pines.Mountain Run, 359 Main Street, Lake Placid, 518-523-9443

    CANOE RENTALS (See GUIDE below)
    Fourpeaks Pines.Taylor Pond, a NY Wilderness Recreation Area. Swimming, fishing, rents canoes in Season. Small campground on one end of a 5-mile long untouched lake. A few fisherman. Very quiet. Sand beach one mile by canoe or hike-in. Our favorite place to send Fourpeaks guests who want a lake break. CLICK HERE for more about Taylor Pond canoe rentals (May 15 to Labor Day) and swimming (all year) and how to get there.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Jones Outfitters, Ltd.
    Don & Georgia Jones, Chris
    37 Main Street, Lake Placid NY 12946 518/523-3468
    Canoes (lightweight) $12/hr $35/day with car mounting gear, cushions, paddle. Double kayak, $12/hr.

    CANOE GUIDE
    Fourpeaks Pines.Rich MacDonald, Licensed Guide.
    (Private guiding to wilderness sections near Saranac Lake.)
    Keene Valley NY 12946 518/576-4427 adkrich@kvvi.net
    Full day in sea kayak (1-2 persons) $175.

    WATER SKI RENTAL
    Swiss Marine (On Flower Lake)
    7 Duprey Street, Saranac Lake 518/891-2130
    Ski Boat Rentals (complete with skis, rope, vest, float) from $38-48 per hour, $228-288/day. Advance reservations are a must. Ask for Jocelyn.

    SKIS AND MORE
    (CLICK HERE for ski area conditions, tickets and complete on-site rentals information.)
    Fourpeaks Pines.Eastern Mountain Sports
    51 Main Street Lake Placid NY 12946 518/523-2505
    Fourpeaks Pines. Mountain Run Sales/Rentals (Skis, roller blades and more.)
    Dana & Sue Cagan
    359 Main Street Lake Placid NY 12946 518/523-9443

    FISHING GUIDES AND GEAR at Several fishing shacks, all close by. [Inquire for prices.]
    Richard bringing one in. Fourpeaks Pines.Fly Fish The Adirondacks.
    Rich Garfield, Guide. 518/946-7063
    Reccommended.  Jerry Kalmus, longtime Fourpeaks Guest, has happily fished with Rich many times over a wide area in the Northeast Adirondacks and applauds Rich's expertise, unflagging energy and personal attention.
    CLICK HERE for link to Rich's informative webpage www.flyfishtheadirondacks.com complete with many photos, testimonials, river conditions, hatch page and more.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Bill Stahl, local guide with native experience for stream, pond or lake.
    U.S.C.G. licensed. Tell him Martin sent you.
    Nearby Wilmington, NY. 518/946-2602 adbunkhouse@yahoo.com (Brochure available.)
    1/2 day River, $175, Full day 2 persons, lake $250.
    Fourpeaks Pines.The Mountaineer
    Ask for Vinnie or David.
    Route 73, Keene Valley NY 518/576-2281 (Brochure available.)
    Custom service, expert, responsible guides. 1/2 day $125-150, Full day $185-225 with lunch.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Jones Outfitters, Ltd.
    Don & Georgia Jones, Chris Williamson
    37 Main Street Lake Placid NY 12946 518/523-3468
    Highly professional guide service. Very knowledgable. Fishing guides full day and 1/2 day.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Hungry Trout Fly Shop
    Route 86 Wilmington NY 12997 800/766-9137
    Guide service for 2 people 1/2day on private pond.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Tahawus Ltd. Guide Service
    Maria & Joe Hackett
    Box 424, Saranac Avenue Lake Placid NY 12946 [Phone number not shown 1/10/07 as Joe was getting too many call from this webpage. Suggest you use directory information to get is number. Joe is a "classic."]
    Fourpeaks Pines.Learn about more spots from native fishermen. We'll introduce you. They always bring something home. Locals work the river, pond and small streams mostly with just rod and reel. No guides available, but you could tag along.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Don't miss Fishing Places for Kids (CLICK HERE).

    NY STATE LICENSES are required. Full season license sold in October, good for a year: $14 (New York State resident), $35 (out of state resident). Out of state 5-day license, $20. New York state 3-day license, $6. Kids under 16 are exempt.
    Available at Little Supermarket (Hardware Store in back), downtown Wilmington NY, 8AM-5PM, except Sunday 8AM-1PM.
    Mountain Brook Lodge, Wilmington, stays open late, phone to be sure 518-946-2262 (next to the Post Office in Wilmington).
    Town Clerk's offices at Keene NY, Whiteface NY and Jay NY, and many outdoor shops on the road.

    HORSEBACK RIDING
    Prices as of Aug.'03. Check for current prices. Rides subject to seasonal availability.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Wilson's Livery and Stable at the Barkeater Inn
    Alstead Road, Keene NY (Only 8 miles from Fourpeaks). Joe-Pete Wilson, Owner 518-708-2296 (Reservations required.)
    Riding with trail guide, woods, meadows and roads.
    One hour walk, $30/one hour (per person)
    One hour walk, trot, canter, $36/one hour (per person)
    2 hr picnic ride (walk, trot, canter), with lunch, $65/per person
    3 hr picnic ride (walk, trot, canter), with lunch, $85/per person
    4 hr picnic ride (walk, trot, canter), with lunch, $110/per person

    SLEIGH RIDES and HAY WAGON RIDES
    Fourpeaks Pines.COUNTRY DREAMS FARM
    Melissa Monty-Provost, 260 Pellerin Rd., Plattsburgh, NY, 518-561-8941, 800-422-6757
    Sleigh and wagon rides, meals, Farm History Tours, petting zoo amd more. (Reservations required.)
    Webpages:  www.adirondacksleighrides.com and www.countrydreamsfarm.com [Just clip and paste in your browser.]

    Fourpeaks Pines.John Bruno
    Route 22B and Salmon River Road, Schuyler Falls NY (15 miles from Fourpeaks) 518-643-9369
    Sleigh and wagon rides $65 for one-hour ride, for 2-8 persons. (Reservations required.)
    Fourpeaks Pines.XTC Ranch
    Forest Home Road, Saranac Lake NY. (27 miles from Fourpeaks), 518-891-5684
    Sleigh rides $75 per 40-minute ride. Also short sleigh rides and dinner ($55 per person, $35 children under 10.)(Reservations required.)

    SNOWMOBILE RIDES
    Fourpeaks Pines.Big Boys Snow Toys
    38-1/2 Sentinel Road, Lake Placid NY. (17 miles from Fourpeaks), 518/523-9075.
    Guided 1/2 day trip (4 hours snowmobiling) $175/2 persons on one machine, One hour trip, $55. Lake, fields or trails. Lake Placid or Lake Clear.
    Fourpeaks Pines.XTC Ranch
    Forest Home Road, Saranac Lake NY. (27 miles from Fourpeaks), 518-891-5684.
    Guided 4-hour trip with lunch $150 per driver, $18 per non-driver passenger. Guided 2-hour trip $75 per driver, no lunch. (Reservations required.)

    WHITEWATER RAFTING
    Fourpeaks Pines.Adirondac Rafting Company
    7 Patch Lane, Lake Placid, NY 12946 (800) 510-RAFT (518) 523-1635 Rides start from Indian Lake, 1-1/2 hours from Fourpeaks.

    CAR RENTAL [ See train, bus and air travel information at our Frequently Asked Questions ]
    1) Confirm all information directly with rental company.
    2) Credit card and valid driver's license required and must be in the same name.
    3) We reccommend that car rentals be reserved well in advance and that you provide us with reservation information. We will independently confirm arrangements to insure that you have the rental you planned for.
    4) Overseas visitors may be required to have valid International Drivers License. Overseas visitors will be required to present passports if they plan to visit Montreal (Canada).
    Fourpeaks Pines.Enterprise Rent-A-Car
    334 Cornelia Street (downtown), Plattsburgh NY 12901
    518/566-0190 Local phone for reservations and local information during office hours 518/566-0190
    800/325-8007 Central reservations 24 hours 800/325-8007
    Local Office Hours: M-F 7:30-5, Sat 9-12 Closed Sunday
    Free pick up service at Clinton County Airport (Route 3, Plattsburgh and Amtrack Station, Bridge Street, Plattsburgh) during office hours.
    Prices-- Compact, week $180, Medium $210, 700 free miles.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Rent-A-Wreck
    762 Route 3 (across from airport), Plattsburgh NY 12901
    518/562-8462 Local phone for reservations and local information during office hours 518/562-8462 (800 number temporarily not available. Office just moved. No central reservation service.)
    Local Office Hours: M-F 8:30-5:30, Sat 9:30-5 Closed Sunday
    Free pick up service at Clinton County Airport (Route 3, Plattsburgh and Amtrack Station, Bridge Street, Plattsburgh) during office hours.
    Prices-- Compact, week $160, Medium $180, 700 free miles.
    Fourpeaks Pines.National Car Rental Internet
    26 US Avenue, Plattsburgh NY 12901
    518/563-6621 Local phone for reservations and local information during office hours 518/563-6621
    800/227-7368 Central reservations 24 hours 800/227-7368 Office Hours: Inquire
    Free pick up service: Inquire
    Prices-- Compact, week $171, Medium $186, unlimited free miles.

    TAXIS [ See train, bus and air travel information at our Frequently Asked Questions ]
    For visitors without ground transportation, taxis are readily available in Plattsburgh NY. Guests arriving at Plattsburgh International Airport should phone an arrival (list below.) Arriving guests using Amtrak or Greyhound Bus to Plattsburgh may arrange in advance for taxi to meet them or (better idea, as arrivals may be delayed) have Martin make the taxi arrangements. Email Martin the method, date and scheduled arrival time or phone 518-524-6726. Taxis will agree to stop for food shopping (Hannaford Supermarket reccommended). Rates below subject to change. Tips expected.
    (**=Reccommended, D=Dispatcher response)
    Fourpeaks Pines.Plattsburgh **D City Taxi 561-7777 $50 to Jay (Confirm Rate.)
    Fourpeaks Pines.Plattsburgh D Payless Taxi 563-9900
    Fourpeaks Pines.Plattsburgh D Macey's Taxi 562-1717
    Fourpeaks Pines.Plattsburgh AM-PM Taxi 566-6661


    Emergency Information for Doggy Guests. Emergency Information for Doggy Guests. DOGGY CARE
    Fourpeaks Pines.Westport Veterinary Hospital, Drs. Sue Russell (George's lifetime vet), Pleasant Street, Westport (30 miles on Route 9N, just at the railroad bridge by the fairgrounds). Doctor available Mon, Wed, Fri. 7:30AM to 5PM. Call for appointment 518-962-8228. (Outside of office hours, see Martin for direct after hours phone.)
    Fourpeaks Pines.Adirondack Pet Lodge A full service boarding kennel. (George boards here when I go to town.) KayCee Loop off Hammond Lane in Plattsburgh (35 miles). Hours 8-6 daily, Sat8-5, Sun 3-6. $15-34 (deluxe)/day. 518-566-2626. Bring papers from your vet proving vaccination for Parvo Virus and Bordetella.
    Fourpeaks Pines.Westport Veterinary Hospital Boarding Dr. Russell has just short term boarding facilities with indoor runs at her Westport office, 518-962-8228. Bring papers from your vet proving vaccination for Parvo Virus and Bordetella. If you don't have them, they will call your vet to get proof on the phone. Make sure you're informed about special weekend hours to pick up your dog.

    MOVIES. Movie addict? Can't wait to see that movie you heard so much about? Want some local color while you're in the Northcountry? There are movies in Plattsburgh, Lake Placid and AuSable Forks.
    Fourpeaks Pines.STRAND CINEMAS, 25 Brinkerhoff Street, Plattsburgh (518)566-7185. The Strand is an oldfashion movie house downtown lovingly kept up all these years by a owner who gets first run and interesting foreign films. (Closed for renovations 2006.)
    Fourpeaks Pines.HOYT'S CINEMA 8, Champlain Centre North, Plattsburgh (518)562-0101. Hoyt's is in the mall--a splashy big place (just like you have at home).
    Fourpeaks Pines.PALACE THEATER, Main Street, Lake Placid (518) 523-9271. Lake Placid's old fashion movie house. Shows at 7:00 and 9:00 PM, change Thursdays.
    Fourpeaks Pines.AUSABLE THEATER, Main Street, AuSable Forks . Lawrence Bean's 1920's movie house, now back in business. Ask Martin for show times.

    KID STUFF
    Fourpeaks Pines.High Falls Gorge 518-946-2278
    Fourpeaks Pines.Au Sable Chasm 518-834-7454
    Fourpeaks Pines.Park Safari in nearby Canada (just across the border) 1-800-465-8724 (CLICK HERE for more and a website link to this superior attraction.)
    Fourpeaks Pines.Great Escape in Glens Falls 518-792-3500
    Fourpeaks Pines.Enchanted Forest in Old Forge 315-369-6145
    Fourpeaks Pines.Lake Placid Marina 518-523-9704
    Fourpeaks Pines.Santa's Workshop at the North Pole 518-946-2211.
    Then of course we have the Wilmington Town Beach, Town Park and the Jay Rocks. There are also a few good hikes for kids in our area; Owen Pond & Copperas Pond. CLICK HERE for more about stuff for kids or phone for help.

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