Ski Lake Placid New York
Ski & Snowboard Whiteface Mountain
East Coast Skiing at Whiteface Mountain
Featuring diverse terrain for the beginner skier, and expert glades and slides for the advanced, Whiteface Mountain offers trails for all abilities. The trails at Whiteface Mountain maintain solid accumulations from opening day - typically just prior to Thanksgiving. Now is the time to plan a ski trip to Lake Placid and Whiteface Mountain. Lake Placid Hotels offer lift ticket deals through their great ski and stay packages, giving you every reason to book your ski vacation today!
Extensive Terrain & Resort Amenities
Boasting over 283 acres of skiable terrain, 86 trails and 11 lifts at Whiteface Mountain. Experience the greatest vertical drop east of the Rockies at one of the Adirondack Mountain's legendary High Peaks. Whiteface Mountain Ski Area is located a short drive from Lake Placid. Whiteface is known for its beautiful panoramic mountain scenery, technical terrain, and award-winning family resort amenities; from beginner ease to challenging expert terrain you will find there is skiing and snowboarding trails for all ages and abilities. Whiteface also offers a complete Terrain Park with jumps, rails, jibs, and a US Air Bag for tricks with a soft landing.
A Ski Resort for Kids
Whiteface Mountain's Kids Kampus is a family favorite where children can enjoy a resort of their own! Complete with a lift and a magic carpet along with bright equipment, professional instructors and learning tools. Kids Kampus offers a cozy log cabin style lodge, ski and board rentals, food, easy parking, lift tickets, access to the full mountain, and a shuttle to the main lodge. Whiteface Kids Kampus also hosts a Snow Sports School, Ski and Play Program, and childcare in the Bears Den Nursery for children ages 1-6. Adults are welcome to join their children of all ages to help them master their "Pizza to French Fry".
If you're looking for the right ski & board equipment to take on Whiteface look no further than the stores located in the Lake Placid region. Experts at the shops will help you choose exactly what you need, whether it be alpine, nordic, backcountry, sidecountry, or rocker.
Things to do in Lake Placid Apres Ski
Lake Placid boasts one of the nation's most beloved après ski scenes. From November through March our award-winning off the hill activities complete your ski vacation experience. Trade your ski boots for resort wear and enjoy the nightlife scene while relaxing after a day at the mountain. Have a nightcap on an outdoor waterfront deck or toast marshmallows over an open fire as you unwind. Eat local at one of our Lake Placid restaurants, and prepare to hit the slopes again for another thrilling day.
Start planning your spring ski vacation to Whiteface now – book a reservation to visit Lake Placid today!