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Mirror Lake, Lake Placid

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The oligotrophic, circumneutral body of water called Mirror Lake is in the Adirondack Mountains in northern New York in the United States. The lake is approximately 124 acres (0.50 km2), with a watershed area of 741 acres (3.00 km2). 27% of the watershed area is developed, 51% is forested, 2% is wetlands, and 20% is surface water. The lake has a maximum depth of 65 feet (20 m) and an average depth of 14 feet (4.3 m). It is located in the village of Lake Placid, near the center of the town of North Elba in Essex County.
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  • Don't miss it although it is diffcult to seperate mirror lake from Lake Placid. Take the boat tour - well worth the $20. 
    Don't miss it although it is diffcult to seperate mirror lake from Lake Placid. Take the boat tour - well worth the $20.  more »
  • Beautiful small town with a beautiful clean little lake right in the middle. Cute shops and restaurants. The restaurants, there are plenty around the lake are subject to ones taste - a few are... 
    Beautiful small town with a beautiful clean little lake right in the middle. Cute shops and restaurants. The restaurants, there are plenty around the lake are subject to ones taste - a few are...  more »
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  • Beautiful spot! Perfect loop around the lake for a walk or a run with a few places along the way to stop for a drink or bite to eat. Beautiful scenery and homes all around
  • I think it is way better than Lake George and the other lakes as it has a different peaceful vibes ..Clean and Stable water. You can Meditate here. loved the downtown Vibes and there is a little playground for kids. They have a little book case for Kids in the Playground which I found very cute and Innovative.Go for it!!

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