Traveling With The Family
Lake Placid Family Fun
Hiking one of the Adirondack High Peaks, mountain biking, or a visiting the Olympic venues for a ride in a bobsled... when visiting Lake Placid there are so many activities to enjoy, the only question is where to begin. Whether you have a few free hours or a few free days on your trip, discover the great time you and your family will have participating in our vast variety of Adirondack activities.
Educational, awesome, and just plain fun
- High Falls Gorge is just beckoning you to visit one of the Adirondack's most beautiful natural attractions. Walk the bridges, take a trek through the trails, marvel at the falls all around you, and don't forget a hot cocoa to finish the day!
- The littlest members of your party will put you on the 'nice list' when you surprise them with winter in the warm weather! Visit Santa's Workshop for a great outing and a mid-year reminder that "he knows when you've been good or bad."
- When it's time to spend a little time inside and you need to expend a little extra energy, Bowlwinkles is the place to be. Check out their two new bounce houses, plus Cosmic Bowling & Laser Tag - perfect for the whole family!
- Explore the wild nature of the Adirondacks at The Wild Center. A must-see, “Glorious” says The Wall Street Journal and “Stunning” says New York Times!
Dogs are family, too
If your family includes a furry friend, the village of Lake Placid is a great place for dogs — and offers many pet-friendly lodging options.
Events, shopping, and dining for the whole family
If you're searching for cultural and athletic events, well, you're certain to find something of interest during your stay. After a day of seeing the sites enjoy a meal at one of Lake Placid’s various restaurants, stroll the downtown shops, and find a cozy place to call home for the evening at one Lake Placid’s many lodging options. Take a look at the latest lodging packages and save on your stay.