4 Unique Locations to Say "I Do"

From Mountain Top to Lakeside Resort...

4 Perfect Settings for Your Adirondack Destination Wedding!

Set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Adirondack Mountains, a destination wedding in the Adirondack Park can bring your upcoming nuptials up to the next level. If you've dreamed of tying the knot in a unique spot, check out these wedding venues in upstate New York. The only challenge - picking just one.

Unique Adirondack Wedding Venues:

1. Great Camp Sagamore

A rustic wedding at Great Camp Sagamore (Photo courtesy of Great Camp Sagamore)

If an authentic rustic wedding is what you are looking for, then Great Camp Sagamore in Raquette Lake, NY is the place. Great Camp Sagamore was William West Durant's largest great camp, featuring a grand 27-building complex. Construction of the camp began in 1897 and from 1901 to 1954 it served as the wilderness estate of the Vanderbilt family.

Wedding Tent at Great Camp Sagamore (Photo courtesy of Great Camp Sagamore)

Today, this National Historic Landmark can be the perfect setting for your rustic destination wedding. Not only does this location make an ideal wedding venue, but it can also accommodate up to 60 guests - allowing you to turn this beautiful lakeside property into your exclusive little piece of paradise.

A wedding retreat to Great Camp Sagamore (Photo courtesy of Great Camp Sagamore)

2. Oak Mountain

Oak Mountain in Speculator, New York will have you saying "I Do" with breathtaking mountaintop views. This Adirondack Wedding venue will simply leave your guests in awe...

Honeymoon ride at Oak Mountain (Photo courtesy of George Lang Photography)

Whether it's winter, spring, summer or fall that you choose to tie the knot, Oak Mountain can offer different venues to accommodate your perfect ceremony & reception. From the mountaintop to the base lodge, the opportunities for creativity are endless at Oak Mountain. To top it off, at this fun venue, you will find an awesome staff (from facilities manager to world-class chef) that take great pride in working with you and your wedding planner to make sure all your dreams turn into a reality, without a hitch.

Wedding reception at Oak Mountain (Photo courtesy of George Lang Photography)

3. the W.W. Durant

For a one-of-a-kind experience, cruise into marriage bliss aboard the W.W. Durant operated by Raquette Lake Navigation on Raquette Lake.  

Tie the Knot aboard the W.W. Durant (Raquette Lake Navigation Photo)

The entire Pohl family, who own and operate the W.W. Durant, take great pride in providing the bride, groom, family and guests with a high-quality, seamless event. However you dream your special day to unfold, Raquette Lake Navigation is ready to help guide your dream to reality. From their executive chef and events coordinator who are ready to tend to your every detail, to the Captain who is ready to officiate the ceremony himself, this crew is ready to accommodate you.

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With a variety of different packages available, Raquette Lake Navigation can help you create a beautiful wedding and experience for your guests that they will surely be talking about for years to come. This variety is one of the many features that sets Raquette Lake Navigation apart. For example, you can choose to have both your wedding and reception on the beautiful steamboat replica, or you can create a "surf & turf" combo where you hold your ceremony at the historic St. Williams on Long Point and then re-board the W.W. Durant  for your wedding reception on the water. 

Wedding at St. William's historic church at Long Point (Photo courtesy of Raquette Lake Navigation)

4. The Woods Inn

If a lakeside resort is what you are looking for, The Woods Inn in Inlet is a place to check out! On the shores of Fourth Lake, in the heart of Inlet, New York, the historic and beautifully restored Woods Inn is ready to help you create your perfect destination wedding.

Lakeside wedding at The Woods Inn (Photo courtesy of The Woods Inn)

The Woods Inn provides an intimate lakeside Adirondack atmosphere for a truly memorable wedding. With 21 rooms, 3 Adirondack guide tents, and a private cabin, this venue can accommodate up to 200 guests for the wedding. On the day of your event, The Woods Inn will close the property off to you entirely - creating a private house party for your family and friends.

Dining room fit for the wedding of your dreams (Photo courtesy of The Woods Inn)

At The Woods Inn, you will remember the warmth, hospitality, and restful visit you experienced at this historic landmark. And then let's not forget that the view and sunsets from the Inn are stunning - simply, like none you have ever seen!

Sunset at The Woods Inn

Plan the wedding of your dreams!

These are just some of the many beautiful venues available within the 6-million acre Adirondack Park. We invite you to explore these venues and more as potential sites to host your dream wedding.  After all, a wedding in the Adirondacks is a great start to your perfect honeymoon...

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