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Sagamore National Historic Landmark Tours

Sagamore Road, Raquette Lake, NY 13436
+1 315-354-5311
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Historic Site, Amazing Place, You don't get to see much of it.

The Sagamore is one of the most famous of the Adirondack "Great Camps." However, the tour could... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
exVermonter
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New York State
Fascinating Historic Site

The two hour guided tour was interesting and enjoyable.They only give tours at 10 am and 1:30 pm in... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Fred B
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Sagamore Road, Raquette Lake, NY 13436
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sagamore is one of the most famous of the Adirondack "Great Camps." However, the tour could use some polishing, and as other reviewers have noted, you won't see much of the inside of the buildings because the not-for-profit hosts guests who pay more than...More

Thank exVermonter
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The two hour guided tour was interesting and enjoyable.They only give tours at 10 am and 1:30 pm in the summer. Check the seasonal schedule for specifics. Oliver, our guide was pleasant and knowledgeable. The grounds and facilities are in excellent shape. The gift shop...More

Thank Fred B
Joanne U, Store Manager at Sagamore National Historic Landmark Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you, Fred, for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Great Camp Sagamore. Unfortunately, we are not always able to include a guest room on our guided tour, as we usually have guests in camp. Thank you again for visiting.

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Part of our Durant boat trip. Good deal. Interns provide the tour and very knowledgeable. One of the Great Adirondack Camps. Good tour, a lot of history multiple buildings.

Thank Roberta J
Joanne U, Store Manager at Sagamore National Historic Landmark Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your guided tour of the camp. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 23 January 2017

Great Camp Sagamore is a "rustic" log complex built as summer retreat for the Vanderbilt who went down on the Titanic. Very social widow kept it going for her many guests during the short summer season for the next forty years or so. Required 50...More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This review is more for Great Camp Sagamore being an attraction and not a hotel. I am being asked hotel questions. However, one can stay here if you enroll in one of the ROAD SCHOLAR (not to be confused with Rhodes scholarship) classes/weekends. As an...More

2  Thank auntjj_12
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I would love to have a "getaway" like this one. The bowling alley put it over the top for me and the fact that guests can still use it today is awesome. I don't know a lot about staying overnight at the camp, but the...More

Thank Melisa W
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The title of the review says it all. The details: A little pricey for what you get. The guest get it all you get a little taste. Our guide was fantastic. The tour is a very set program. See the movie, walk around outside the...More

Thank Charles O
Reviewed 12 September 2016

After driving by the Sagamore`s road many times finally visited it. The tour guide Patrick was great. I was not aware that this great camp had so many buildings. I actually thought the big building visible from the road was the camp, but was actually...More

Thank Lana P
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We did a day trip, and while the drive to upstate NY is beautiful, the Camp is worth seeing. Very remote, and I can only imagine how remote it felt to NY City residents in the early 1900's. A lot of history about the region,...More

1  Thank Karen V
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Could not go through the main building. People are staying there which is good because it raises money for the care of the camp. Unfortunately, if you take the tour you are restricted to the main room in the main building. Camp appeared to be...More

Thank rsenior1994
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