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White Pine Camp Review

President Calvin Coolidge used this great camp on Lake Osgood as his "summer White House" in 1926. Although built in 1907 and expanded in 1911 by William Massarene and Addison Mizner, the camp is noted for blending rustic architecture with a rather modern sensibility. If you're not staying at one of the guest cabins here, you may see the camp only as part of a guided tour. The tours (1½ to 2 hours) take in the bowling alley, tennis house, dining and great rooms, boathouse, and guest cabins. A Japanese teahouse on a small island is accessed by an arched stone bridge. The camp is 12 mi northwest of Saranac Lake.

    Contact Information

  • Address: White Pine Rd., off Rte. 86, Paul Smiths, NY 12970
  • Phone: 518/327–3030
  • Cost: $9
  • Hours: Tours July–Labor Day, Sat. at 10 and 1:30
  • Website:
  • Location: Saranac Lake

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