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Address: 35 Victor Herbert Rd, Paradox Bay Marina, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3942
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+1 518-524-9767
08:00 - 19:00
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Come ride Lake Placid...Whether wakeboarding, waterskiing, tubing, wake...

Come ride Lake Placid...Whether wakeboarding, waterskiing, tubing, wake surfing, private boat tour or sunset cruise, we have it all. Get towed behind our world class 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.

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The right stuff for first-timers

Wes is confident, knowledgeable, patient, confident, humble, calm and fun. He has the right gear, and the experience to know how to use it; the perfect teacher for this... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Albany, New York
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Albany, New York
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Wes is confident, knowledgeable, patient, confident, humble, calm and fun. He has the right gear, and the experience to know how to use it; the perfect teacher for this first-timer. If you're like me and struggle with fear and lack of confidence when trying something new - give ADK Aquatics a try. Wes' empathy and "you can" attitude got me... More 

Thank DueBill
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Wes is a great patient and knowledgeable teacher! We brought our 9 & 12 yr old kids to wake board and tube! They got up on their first try! Great brand new Ski Nautique boat! Highly recommend!!!!

Thank Julie R
Berwyn, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed another great trip with ADK for the second summer. Wes and his team are super friendly and great with children of all ages.

Thank jschofield27
New York Mills, New York
1 review
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Wes is great with adults and kids. Tubing, wake surfing, anything you want to do no the lake. He is a great driver, the boat is amazing and he patiently teaches kids and adults new sports, tricks, etc. He never makes you fell like he is watching the clock, just seems like you are on the water with a good... More 

Thank gibsonpoll
Westport, Connecticut
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

What a fun time - every time we go! Wes and his team are engaging, knowledgable and worth every penny. The 2 times we have been out this year have been great. The boat is pristine and the equipment well fitted. Looking forward to heading out again before summer ends.

Thank Hoosier_Daddy95
Haddonfield, New Jersey
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

When we booked a vacation to Lake Placid we thought we would see a lot more of this lake. It turns out Lake Placid is tucked away and very private. Before arriving at ADK we saw it from a distance, atop Whiteface Mountain, but that was it. We reserved some time, with Wes from ADK, to get our three kids... More 

Thank Jeff M
Short Hills, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The team at ADK Aquatics did an awesome job teaching my kids (10 and 11) for first time on wakeboard and water skis. They were very patient and their teaching techniques were very easy for young ones to pick up. They were also very knowledgeable about the area and very personable. Highly recommend - highlight of our trip.

Thank beller0427
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The team was very professional explaining to beginners like us. That was the most amazing experience of our trip in Lake Placid! Can't wait to do it again.

Thank Eric L
Ellicott City, Maryland
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Wes and Bobbo were extremely nice and wanted to make sure we had a great time on the lake. Very professional and safety always came first. Already recommended them to another group that same day. Looking forward to tubing with them next year!

Thank JeffLAXDad
Oshawa, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing tour with Wes! Very knowledgeable with the area. Definitely would recommend him if you want the full experience on Lake Placid.

Thank Gord H

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