Lake Placid, Adirondacks

Travelers Welcome!

It's Adirondack Mountain Time - Are You Ready?

Are you ready for the fresh alpine air to welcome you as you travel up the scenic mountain roads and into the quaint villages of the Adirondacks? Are you ready to settle into your home away from home, the perfect place to base all of your vacation activities? Are you ready to experience all that Lake Placid and the High Peaks Region has to offer this season? We're ready to welcome you!

Lake Placid is the perfect destination for a family vacation, friendly reunion, or a romantic getaway. With a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities to choose from, the hardest part of planning your vacation will be deciding whether to join us for a weekend or a week! From hiking to biking, spa time to wine and beer tastings, the Adirondacks offers variety for all ages.

Plan your awesome adventure today. Whether you prefer to browse our many locally owned shops or hit our array of outdoor activities, travelers come to the Adirondacks from all over the world to experience the unforgettable charm of our all-season resort town. 

Find your perfect-for-you accommodations. What's your choice - an upscale green hotel, a cozy B&B, perhaps a camping cabin or a private rental house? We have lodging to suit your taste, and speaking of tastes, our dining options are outstanding! Enjoy a local brew (we have several breweries and pubs in town) and start to plan your next perfect day in Lake Placid!

Are you ready? Dream up your perfect day in Lake Placid and plan your trip today - we'll do what we can to help with all the little details.

Ready to plan your trip? Take a sneak peek at our current fall foliage conditions!

Endless Adventure & Fun Await 

Enjoy one or all of these tried and tested, fun travel activities...

  • Take to the trail: X-ctry ski or snowshoe into our scenic wilderness.
  • Hit the lakes: Once frozen, our lakes and ponds are perfect for skating!
  • Go for the gold: Visit our Olympic sites and walk through sports history.

    Check out all of our activities and options for family fun.

Lake Placid's Events


The Adirondack alpine village of Lake Placid is the perfect place to spend your vacation. Whether you plan on visiting for a day or a week it's sure to be event-FULL!

A jam-packed calendar of activities will keep you entertained all season long. And travelers to the region will find Main Street and our venues hopping with action and special events. 

Your perfect Adirondack adventure might include any number of fun activities from skiing, sledding, and skating to shopping, dining, and pampering. And speaking of fun - we've got your family covered. You'll be entertained by our unique festivities for all ages - there are plenty of family events to fill your schedule! 

Looking for a special event to plan your vacation around? Lake Placid offers tons of fun happenings as we head into the holidays and winter vacation. From ice skating to skiing, shopping to live shows, there's a good mix for all ages! If you're a winter sports fan, you won't want to miss the Empire State Winter Games — featuring traditional and up-and-coming events you can catch the action in several locations throughout the Adirondacks. Check out our events page to find the perfect match to enhance your upcoming vacation. 

Invent Your Own Perfect Day!


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