September Hikes Fall is starting early this year and the leaves are already changing! As autumn leaves begin their transformation, there's no better time to explore the Adirondack Mountains than during the vibrant fall season. The crisp, cool air makes for perfect hiking conditions, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the [...]
Lake Placid Legacy Sites Where Miracles Are Made! There is never a shortage of fun events and activities at the Legacy Sites! Whether you’re looking for adrenaline rushing activities, leisurely scenic attractions, or anything in between, the Lake Placid Legacy Sites offer unique and unparalleled experiences for all ages and abilities. [...]
Lake Placid Center for the Arts Explore the Arts – April 2023 Explore the breathtaking beauty of Adirondack Park while taking in some of the highest caliber arts programming around. Since 1972 Lake Placid Center for the Arts has been delivering outstanding performances and robust education programs as well as exciting gallery [...]
Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding The Adirondack Region is an ideal winter destination for alpine skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts looking to challenge themselves on the slopes while surrounded by picture-perfect scenery. Home to some of the highest peaks in the northeast, the Adirondacks are ideal for downhill skiing and snowboarding adventures. A stunning [...]
The World's Most Beautiful Winter Wonderland "This Upstate New York Village Was Just Named The World's Most Beautiful Winter Wonderland" —The Travel Lake Placid is one of the most established and enjoyable winter playgrounds in the United States, with a walkable downtown where you’re never far from nature. Home to two Winter Olympics games [...]
Enjoy the crisp mountain air, wrap up in warm blankets and enjoy the amazing vistas of the Adirondack Mountains while sleigh bells ring.
Top Scenic Views in the Adirondacks This Scenic Tour is a Local Favorite You Won't Forget! Driving any route in the Adirondacks is sure to be an adventure, but in the fall the mountains come alive! At every turn you will see new vistas and incredible scenic views of lakes, ponds, waterfalls [...]
Azure Mountain Hike This moderate hike offers gorgeous views, including wildlife. It is included on the Adirondack Fire Tower Hiking Challenge. The hike up Azure Mountain is fairly short – just .9 miles to the summit for a 1.8 total out and back hike – and is rated as moderate. If you're [...]
The west trail hike up Baxter Mountain is relatively short – just 2.2 miles to the summit for a 4.4 total hike – and is rated as moderate, though much of the trail is easy.
IRONMAN Lake Placid is the longest-running American event aside from the IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.