Raquette Lake Winter Carnival Schedule
Winter Carnival Events
Saturday, February 16th
Drop Cookies at the Raquette Lake Library!
11am Kids Games
12pm Frying Pan Toss
2pm Pete & Chris Magicians in the Library – FREE!
2pm Ice Golf! Find Kat at the Library!
Bonfire ALL DAY
Sunday, February 17th
9am Pancake Breakfast at the Fire Hall by RL Ladies Auxiliary
Noon Cross-cut & Chainsaw Competition
Welcome to Raquette Lake, NY a small community packed with exciting events, information, fun and interesting people.
Raquette Lake boasts 99 miles of shoreline, making it the largest natural lake in the Adirondacks. With 80% of the shoreline owned by the State of New York and constitutionally Forever Wild, those seeking a wilderness experience won’t be disappointed. Couple the breathking scenery and outdoor recreation opportunities with the fascinating history of Raquette Lake and you’ve got a must-visit destination.
Whether it’s boating, fishing, camping or hiking, Raquette Lake boasts all of it. Raquette Lake is also the birthplace of the Great Camps Architecture. William West Durant, the developer and entrepreneur, envisioned luxurious rustic estates to rejuvenate in the healthy mountain air. Adirondack Great Camps, Pine Knot, Uncas and Sagamore are three extraordinary places showcasing Durant’s vision. A visit to Raquette Lake is truly stepping back into a traditional way of life, but with elegant dining, great camps and a beautiful lake, Raquette Lake has something for everyone.