The farm-to-table Fiddlehead Bistro sits on the Saranac River in downtown Historic Saranac Lake. Local artwork and custom-made tables create a cozy setting for the constantly changing menu which has included Seared Wild Striped Bass, Bangers and Mash, Braised Short Ribs, and Vada Curry. Check out their Dinner Menu. Fiddlehead Bistro Address: 33 Broadway, [...]
Inspired by the fabled Adirondack Great Camps of the late 1800s that the Vanderbilts and other Gilded Age royalty called their summer homes, Campfire Adirondack Grill + Bar combines a warm, yet sophisticated atmosphere with a deep appreciation for our Adirondack heritage. High-quality, locally sourced comfort fare and a selection of craft beers and [...]
The Lake Placid Club Lodges is located on a portion of the property once known as the Lake Placid Club. A social and recreation club founded in 1895 in a hotel on Mirror Lake, the Club grew to 9,600 acres, with 356 buildings, its own theatre, library, boathouses, tennis courts, golf courses, farms, a [...]
Thanks to recent gifts from Mother Nature and the hard work of an amazing snowmaking crew, Whiteface Mountain is opening a week early this year!
A highlight of many family winter vacations, the Toboggan Chute in Lake Placid has been in operation since the 1960s. A 30-foot tall converted ski jump trestle sends toboggans down ice-covered chutes onto frozen Mirror Lake.
December 9, 2018 If you're a skier and you've ever had the urge to dress up like Santa, now's your chance to join the crowd at Whiteface Mountain on Sunday, December 9th, when Santa skis all day for FREE! Those dressed as Mrs. Claus get the nod, as well. Participate in a group photo [...]
November 17, 2018 Mt. Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Center is set to open for the 2018/19 Season on Saturday, November 17. Thanks in part to recent efforts by Mother Nature, and to the truly genius benefits of the TechnoAlpin Snowfactory, the ski center's earliest-ever planned opening comes after members of the US Para-Nordic ski [...]
September 21-22, 2018 Reebok Ragnar Adirondacks is an adventure through upstate New York’s picturesque Adirondack Mountain range during peak fall foliage season. The 200-ish mile journey kicks off in Saratoga Springs where runners are immediately immersed by the beauty of upstate New York. From there, teams run two days and one star-filled night past [...]
September 22-23, 2018 This October, Whiteface Mountain hosts the 27th annual Oktoberfest, one of its most popular events where visitors and locals can dust off their lederhosen, fire up the oompah band and enjoy a tall mug of German beer. Don't miss the weekend-long, Bavarian-style celebration with authentic music, dancing, food and beer—rated one [...]
This weekend, Athletes will be challenged on a course that's identical to the full-distance IRONMAN, but each discipline will be a single loop of the course. The race begins with a one-loop swim in clear Mirror Lake, complete with the famous sight line at the bottom of the lake as a guide. Transitioning in [...]