Ski Whiteface Mountain
Ski and snowboard on 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 and 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 on 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 and 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, or rocker.
Things to do in Lake Placid
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!
Whiteface Ski & Stay Packages
Let us make your ski-cation easier with a Ski & Stay Package at Whiteface Mountain. When you search your dates, you'll find the following packages:
Whiteface Ski & Stay Early Season (Nov. 25 to Dec. 8): Enjoy steep discounts on your lift tickets and up to 10% on your lodging when you ski early!
Whiteface Ski & Stay Pre-Holiday (Dec. 9 - Dec. 24): A special pre-holiday flat rate of $45 per ticket and up to 10% off your lodging.
Whiteface Ski Free, Stay Free (Nov. 25 to March 19): Head over here to see some of the properties that offer this special deal of a free night of lodging and free day of skiing when you stay three or four nights! Not available holiday periods.
Whiteface Ski & Stay (Dec. 25 to Mar. 19): Enjoy a discount on peak season lift tickets and up to 20% off your lodging.
See you on the mountain!