Skiing and Riding
Expert, 43% Intermediate, 20% Beginner, 11 lifts including an eight person high speed gondola, 98% snowmaking capability, terrain parks, adrenaline-pumping, between-the-trees skiing and six mountainside restaurants and so much more - no wonder we were rated #1 Ski Resort in the Eastern United States by Ski Magazine readers in 2010 and #1 in North America for Off-Hill Activities for 19 years running!
Cloudsplitter Gondola Rides
The eight-passenger Cloudsplitter Gondola takes you from the base lodge to the top of Little Whiteface in less than fifteen minutes. This ride takes you over ski trails, wooded areas and scenic overlooks with breathtaking views of the AuSable River, the Adirondack High Peaks and the Olympic Jumping Complex. At the summit of Little Whiteface (3,676 feet), an observation deck and picnic tables await you regardless of the season.
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
An eight-mile trip from the crossroads in Wilmington, the Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway will give you access to the summit of the fifth highest mountain in the Adirondacks. The last five miles are the most spectacular as the road winds upward through a changing forest and an alpine summit environment. At the parking area, take a short hike or ride an underground elevator to the summit for a truly amazing 360-degee view of the surrounding lush wilderness.
Dining at Whiteface
J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines Cafe and Wine Bar The cafe features fine fare with a focus on local products in a casual setting at the base of the Mountain. Open 9 a.m. for coffee, lattes, cappuccino, espresso and pastries followed by lunch throughout the summer. Enjoy J Lohr wines by the bottle or glass. Open for dinner on Saturday nights throughout July and August.
Cloudspin Lounge Enjoy great food and drinks in a fun, festive atmosphere at in the lodge at the base of the mountain.
Castle Cafe As you make your way to the summit of the mountain, stop and take in the spectacular scenery in the castle cafe, situated at the amazing elevation of 4,610 feet. Savor the gourmet, rustic cuisine prepared by our talented chefs.
Weddings and Events at Whiteface
Surrounded by majestic mountains and lakes, Whiteface is a truly unique location to host your special event or wedding. Imagine a ceremony where your guests are whisked to the top of Little Whiteface on the Cloudsplitter Gondola with a 360-degree view of the High Peaks and a reception like no other in one of our newly renovated Base Lodges.