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Monday, March 4th, 2013
Trails accessing the southern portion of the McKenzie Mountain Wilderness will be closed on Saturday, March 9, to allow for safe removal of plane wreckage from Big Burn Mountain the New York State Department of... continue reading
Wednesday, February 27th, 2013
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) is presenting a special program, "Four More Feet". "Four More Feet" is a documentary about Randy Pierce, a totally blind hiker who takes on the challenge of hiking all... continue reading
Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
KEENE VALLEY, N.Y. - The Mountaineer will host the 11th annual Adirondack Backcountry Ski Festival the weekend of March 2nd & 3rd, 2013.Backcountry skiing means skiing on natural snow in natural terrain, and... continue reading
Monday, February 18th, 2013
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS USA - The Lake Placid CVB (LPCVB) is pleased to report that the Conference Center at Lake Placid sales team continues to gain momentum in the meetings market, having booked over 19,000 room... continue reading
Thursday, February 7th, 2013
 adirondacks, usa – On a cold winter's night that saw the temperatures drop to 10 degrees in advance of a weekend snowstorm, nearly 1,000 athletes gathered in the storied Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid Thursday night... continue reading
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
LAKE PLACID, ADIRONDACKS USA - The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism is pleased to remind the world that people have been playing in the snow for over 100 years in Lake Placid, N.Y., America's First Winter Resort.... continue reading
Sunday, February 3rd, 2013
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Fans of sliding sports, already buzzing by the prospect of World Cup luge returning to Lake Placid, together with the annual Empire State Winter Games and the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival, have one... continue reading
Monday, January 28th, 2013
 LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- For the first time since 2009, the fastest sport on ice, luge, returns to what is considered one of the world's most demanding tracks. From Feb. 5-9, luge's best athletes from 17 nations will try... continue reading
Wednesday, January 16th, 2013
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Hot on the heels of the largest and most prestigious mountain film festival in the world, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour will return for its fourteenth year to Lake Placid, 7 p.m. on... continue reading
Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
NEWCOMB, NY - Three Winter Weekend events will once again be held at Camp Santanoni this year, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens announced.The events will take place during... continue reading
Thursday, January 10th, 2013
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The 31st Lake Placid Loppet, presented by High Peaks Cyclery, cross-country ski races will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Olympic Sports Complex Cross Country Ski Center, in Lake Placid, N.Y.The... continue reading
Tuesday, January 1st, 2013
KEENE VALLEY, NY. - The Mountaineer and Adirondack Rock and River have teamed up to host the 17th annual Adirondack International Mountaineering Festival which is fast approaching on Martin Luther King weekend, January... continue reading
Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
Lake Placid, Adirondacks USA - Whether you're looking for a challenging multi-pitched climb up an ice wall, a skin-assisted ski up a High Peak or a two-hour recreational lesson, the Adirondacks offer ice climbing... continue reading
Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Holiday memories are made of events like this.USA Luge is teaming up with the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) to bring down the curtain on 2012 and ring in 2013 with New... continue reading
Thursday, December 6th, 2012
LAKE PLACID - The Lake Placid holiday decorating contest committee is pleased to announce this year's winners!2012 Lake Placid Holiday Decorating Contest WinnersBEST IN SHOW - Mirror Lake InnRETAIL WINDOW - Adirondack... continue reading
Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
Lake Placid's winter sports heritage began with speed skating, and its connection to the sport continues today with a series of races for 2012-2013 winter season.There are four races being held on the Olympic Speed... continue reading
Sunday, November 25th, 2012
Lake Placid, Adirondacks, New York - The Lake Placid CVB/Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism congratulates Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hohmeyer's Lake Clear Lodge for achieving Audubon International Platinum 5... continue reading
Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
      NOTICEHurricane Sandy had only minor impacts on backcountry recreational facilities in the Adirondacks.Hunters, hikers, campers and others can expect to encounter wet & muddy trails; blowdown, especially in... continue reading
Sunday, October 28th, 2012
ATLANTA, GA – The Crowne Plaza Resort & Golf Club, Lake Placid, NY received the IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) 2012 Torchbearer Award, the company's most prestigious award. The Torchbearer Award was presented... continue reading
Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
Lake Placid, Adirondacks USA is gearing up for its 5th annual Holiday Village Stroll from December 7-9, 2012. Known for its majestic mountain backdrop and international appeal, Lake Placid provides the ideal setting for... continue reading
Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
 LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (Oct. 25, 2012)-The 2012-2013 national bobsled team is composed of a diverse roster of powerful and determined athletes who are eager to carry the momentum from last season's success into the upcoming... continue reading
Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012
The newly constructed 2.5-mile trail to the western end of the Jay Mountain Ridge is complete and available for public use, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Regional Director Robert... continue reading
Sunday, October 21st, 2012
Lake Placid, Adirondacks USA – Crisp temperatures, no crowds, and clear views: the "in-between" time shouldered by fall and winter marks a period of transition in Lake Placid. After nature's autumnal spectacle comes to... continue reading
Thursday, October 18th, 2012
LAKE PLACID, Adirondacks USA - Lake Placid garnered three of the top five spots in the Condé Nast Traveler readers choice Awards for the Top 20 Resorts in the Northeast.The Mirror Lake Inn received the highest honors,... continue reading
Monday, October 15th, 2012
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – With less than 16 months until the flame is lit during the opening ceremony in Sochi, Russia for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, the athletes of USA Luge will begin their 2012-2013 competitive season... continue reading

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