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!

Hiking on the Peninsula Trails

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.

 

Lake Placid Public Beach
Location: Parkside Drive, Lake Placid, New York
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ADK Aquatics
Location: 35 Victor Herbert Rd, Lake Placid, New York
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Lake Placid Winter Passport
Location: Various Olympic Venues, Lake Placid, New York
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Lake Placid Club Golf Courses
Location: 88 Morningside Drive, Lake Placid, New York
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Fort Ticonderoga
Location: 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, New York
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Mid's Park
Location: Main Street, Lake Placid, New York
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Covered Bridge Swimming Hole
Location: Covered Bridge Ln, Jay, New York
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High Falls Gorge
Location: 4761 Route 86, Wilmington, New York
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Adirondack Flying Service
Location: 27 Airport Lane, Lake Placid, New York
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Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
Location: 1980 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, New York
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SUP Lake Placid
Location: 2565 Main Street, Lake Placid, New York
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Marcy Field Swimming Hole
Location: Route 73, Keene, New York
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Adirondack Harvest
Location: 3 Sisco Street, Westport, New York
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Can/Am Hockey Camps
Location: ., Lake Placid, New York
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Adirondack Equine Center
Location: 220 Bobsled Run, Lake Placid, New York
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Skating on Mirror Lake
Location: 49 Parkside Drive, Lake Placid, New York
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Echo Bay on Lake Placid
Location: ., Lake Placid, New York
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Whiteface Mountain: The Exhibit
Location: 646 Whiteface Mountain Rd, Wilmington, New York
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Chapel Pond
Location: Route 73, Keene, New York
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Bowlwinkles Family Entertainment Center
Location: 2750 Main Street, Lake Placid, New York
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The Hockey Box
Location: Olympic Oval, Lake Placid, New York
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Rail Explorers USA
Location: 42 Depot Street, Saranac Lake, New York
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Kiwanis Teddy Bear Park
Location: Hillcrest Ave, Lake Placid, New York
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Boots & Birdies
Location: 1991 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, New York
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