Echo Pond Lodge, an Adirondack sanctuary in the legendary hamlet of Lake Placid, New York. Rarely does a property of this significance become available. Your own 70 acre retreat provides a uniquely private setting conveniently located within walking distance of Mirror Lake (and Cobble Mountain) and a short drive to the shops, restaurants and other amenities in the Village of Lake Placid. Completely renovated by famed Adirondack builder/designer Peter Torrance and interior designer Celerie Kimball in 2010, Echo Pond is a historic property situated on a 15 acre pond and surrounded by state preserve land. Echo Pond offers four seasons of activities just outside your door including hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, a private dock and swimming deck, fishing, kayaking, private basketball court, canoeing and ice skating. Nearby excursions include downhill skiing at Whiteface Mountain, water skiing on Lake Placid, fly fishing on the Ausable River, the Mount Van Hoevenberg cross-country skiing complex, tennis center and four 18-hole golf courses. Distinctive property features include a completely remodeled and expanded footprint that features four exquisite bedrooms (all en-suite), a private master bedroom wing with deck, high-speed internet access, gourmet kitchen, Adirondack-style bunk room that accommodates six (and includes a full bath), large dining area that seats 10, state-of-the-art audio/TV system, great room with bar, family room, pool table, three wood burning fire places, porch, patio, lean-to, fire pit and a two car attached garage. In addition, a separate guest house ('Little Echo') offers privacy and comfort for guests or staff. The incredible location, privacy and exclusivity define Echo Pond Lodge as a cherished family estate offering rustic sophistication and Adirondack elegance. This is truly an incredibly rare lifestyle opportunity.