Clarks Original Adirondack Chairs

USA Made Authentic Adirondack Chairs

At our chair shop in Lexington, Kentucky, our original handcrafted chairs are made the way we believe authentic wooden Adirondack chairs should be; with thick wide arms, roomy seats, tall raked backs and thick sturdy legs. They are all built with premium top choice durable woods and high quality hardware. All our lumber stock is hand selected for board straightness, color consistency and as free of knots and surface damage as possible. We currently use; Cypress, Mahogany, Red Western Cedar, Ipe and Treated Yellow Pine woods. The bolts we use to attach the legs are either galvanized, stainless or bronze. The seat, arms and back slats are attached with powder coated Durafast wood screws and premium outdoor Titebond III wood glue.

Our Classic Adirondack Chairs are
Well-Balanced as well as Long Lasting

"Yes, they are heavy because we use thick wide boards to build them with" 

To optimize our chairs for long lasting strength, aesthetic beauty as well as symmetrical balance we use one and a half inch thick boards for the front and back legs. Using larger leg boards provides more surface area to screw and glue down seat and arm boards making our chairs sturdier and less likely to split out over time. All our Clarks original Adirondack chairs feature traditional wide one inch thick arms because they make the classic iconic chair what it is; without them you do not have a true American Adirondack chair. We strive to make our chair designs well balanced, eye catching as well as strong and durable. 

Handcrafted with Detailed Craftsmanship and
Treated with "TLC" from Start to Finish

After we finish cutting and sanding our chair parts we assemble each "One at a time". You might say this is old school. However, this is how we know that each and every Clarks Original Adirondack Chair that leaves our shop goes together correctly and is our best. Yes, we are very confident that when you get ready to assemble your chair it will go together the way it is suppose too. Proper attention has been paid to all details.  

All Clarks Original Wooden Adirondack Chairs
are made at our Shop Located in Lexington, KY

Our Eight Styles of Clarks Original Adirondack Chairs

Our Eight Styles of Clarks Original Adirondack Chairs

Cedar Adirondack Chair
"Big Red"
Top Selling Classic  
Our Big Red classic Adirondack chair has a 23" inch wide roomy seat, large wide arms, thick 2x6 leg boards, beautiful raked five slat board back, tapered front legs and a comfortable contoured seat. Available in Cypress, Cedar, Ipe and Mahogany.
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Ipe Tremont Classic Adirondack Chair
An extra strong wood Adirondack chair that is made to handle rough and tough conditions. A heavy relaxing chair that is perfect for commercial applications. We have designed our Tremont Classic to handle anything you can throw at it. Available in Ipe and Treated Southern Pine.
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Lakeview Adirondack Chairs
This chair is similar to our Big Red, but it is a little smaller. It has thick 2x6 legs, wide broad arms and a stylish five slat board back. The seat is contoured for added comfort and the front legs are tapered. Available in Cypress, Cedar and Mahogany.

Stained Cypress Bluegrass Gentleman
"Bluegrass Gentleman"
This Classic Adirondack chair has an upright sitting position that is similar to an indoor living room chair. An excellent chair for people who have a bad back or knees because it is easy to get in and out of. Available in 3 different woods.

Katelyn Adirondack Chairs
Top Selling Fanback
Our signature Katelyn fanback Adirondack chair is loaded with graceful features. The rolled front, the contoured seat, the wide tapered front legs, the thick curved back legs, the wide 7" inch paddle style arms and a tapered five slat contoured fanback make it a real eye catcher. For support and strength it has 1 1/2" inch thick boards for the front and back legs. Available in Cypress, Cedar, Ipe and Mahogany.
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Cedar Adirondack Chair
The Crestwood chair design was inspired by a customer in South Carolina. It is as comfortable as it is beautiful. The wide fanback style back, large sloping paddle style arms and curved front legs set this chair apart from the rest. Available in Cypress, Cedar, Ipe and Mahogany.
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Charm 5-Slat Adirondack Chairs
"Charmed 5-Slat"
This is our biggest chair. Features a five slat board contoured seat, a tapered five slat board contoured fanback as well as 1 inch thick by 9" inch wide paddle style arms. For optimum strength and symmetrical balance we use large 2x8 boards for the long rear legs and 2x6 boards for the front legs. Available in Cypress and Mahogany.
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Westport Adirondack Chairs
"Westport Adirondack Chair"
This is a very unique and beautiful chair as well as a neat replication of the historical chair made by Thomas Lee in 1903. Our Westport chair seat is made with five slat boards for better water drainage rather than using only two like the original historical chair. Our 9 1/4" inch wide arms and beautiful solid one piece back are made just like the original Westport. Available in Mahogany only.