Your perfect winter day awaits
As America’s original winter vacation destination, Lake Placid offers the perfect balance of snowy adventure and lodge-style luxury. Wake up in your own cozy cabin, with the aroma of freshly brewed hot cocoa mingling with the crackling of a fireplace. White-capped High Peaks frame your view, transporting you right back to nostalgic winters of old.
Olympic heritage abounds in Lake Placid with the Olympic Legacy Sites. Glide across the historic Oval, the very same venue that has hosted numerous Olympic speed skating events, and feel the history beneath your skates. Get into the woods with snowshoeing and cross country skiing trails that weave and connect across the region. Need more winter fun? The surrounding towns of Keene, Ray Brook, and Wilmington offer unique views of towering mountains, snow-covered valleys, ice flows on rushing rivers, and plenty more snowy trails to explore.
Main Street relaxation
Off the trails and onto Main Street, experience pampering unique to the charming downtown of Lake Placid. Visit spas and salons for services including acupuncture, cupping, skin care services, aromatherapy, and more. For athletes and snowbound adventurers, schedule a massage after a long day of outdoor play. For dinner, indulge in Lake Placid’s rich culinary scene. Sample locally crafted wines, fresh seafood, or simply enjoy some dessert and drinks by the fire.
Whether you're enjoying the views from Whiteface Mountain, or indulging in world-class entertainment, the tranquil ambiance of the region beckons you to unwind and embrace a classic winter in Lake Placid.
Plan your perfect winter getaway today.