Whiteface Lake Placid is the undisputed winter sports capital of the world, two-time site of the Olympic Winter Games and host to countless World Cup events. Whether you're an elite athlete or a first timer just having fun, Whiteface and the Lake Placid Olympic sites have what it takes to challenge and excite all. After a day of skiing the greatest vertical drop East of the Rockies, experience our #1 ranked off-hill activities with your Olympic Sites Passport or explore Lake Placid's authentic main street full of locally owned shops, pubs and restaurants. Whiteface Lake Placid is the ideal place to experience all winter has to offer and our hospitality is second to none. Come ski with us and create memories you and your family will cherish for a lifetime.