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From New York City and New Jersey
Take the NY State Thruway (I-87) north to the Adirondack Northway (Exit 24 in Albany). Follow 87 to Exit 30. Pick up Rt. 9 north and follow it for two miles to Rt. 73. Continue on 73 for 28 miles to Lake Placid area. From NYC: 5 hrs, Albany: 2 1/2 hrs.

From Montreal
Take Route 15 south to Champlain Crossing, connecting with I-87 south. Take Exit 34 west, following Route 9N, then follow Route 86 to the Whiteface Mountain/Lake Placid area. Drive time: 2 hours.
From Ottawa
Take routes south to the Cornwall Bridge. Pick up Route 37 east to Malone. Follow Route 30 south to Paul Smiths and pick up Route 86. Follow Route 86 and continue to Saranac Lake and Lake Placid. Drive time: 3 hours.
From Boston, Springfield, Hartford
Take Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to Albany. Pick up I-787 north to Cohoes. Connect with Route 7 west to I-87 north. Follow I-87 (Northway) to Exit 30, then use final directions above: "From New York City..." Drive time from Boston: 5 hours.
From Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Points West
Take I-90 (NY State Thruway) east to Exit 36 (Syracuse). Pick up I-81 north and follow to Watertown. Take Route 3 and follow it east to Saranac Lake, then follow Route 86 East to Lake Placid. Drive times: From Buffalo: 5 1/2 hours; Rochester: 4 1/2 hours; Syracuse: 3 1/2 hours.
From Philadelphia
Take the Garden State Parkway North until it becomes the NY State Thruway. Take I-87 N/I-90 East Exit#24 towards Albany/Montreal. Merge onto the NY State Thruway. The NY State Thruway becomes I-87 North. Take I-87 NORTH Exit#1N towards Albany International Airport/Montreal. Take the NY State Thruway (I-87) North to the Adirondack Northway (Exit 24 in Albany. Follow I-87 to Exit 30. Pick up Rt. 9 North and follow it for two miles to Rt. 73. Continue on 73 for 28 miles to Lake Placid Area. Drive time: 6 hours, 45 minutes.
From Washington DC
Take I-895 to the Harbor Tunnel Thruway. Harbor Tunnel Thruway becomes I-95 North. Take the I-295 exit towards New Jersey Turnpike/Del Mem Br/NJ-NY. Keep right at the first fork in the ramp. Keep left at the second fork in the ramp. Stay straight to go onto I-295. Merge onto New Jersey Turnpike North. Take the Garden State Parkway North Exit#11 towards Woodbridge. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto the Garden State Parkway North. Take the Garden State Parkway North until it becomes the NY State Thruway. Take I-87 N/I-90 East Exit#24 towards Albany/Montreal. The NY State Thruway becomes I-87 North. Take I-87 NORTH Exit#1N towards Albany International Airport/Montreal. Take the NY State Thruway (I-87) North to the Adirondack Northway (Exit 24 in Albany. Follow I-87 to Exit 30. Pick up Rt. 9 North and follow it for two miles to Rt. 73. Continue on 73 for 28 miles to Lake Placid Area. Drive time: 8 hours, 58 minutes.
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