Activities

 Our Olympic Venues are always buzzing with activity.  You can browse by a number of categories to find the adventures just right for you! Make sure to check out our Weekly Activities Calendar to find out what's happening!

 

Activity Calendar for the week of:

Summer Cloudsplitter Gondola
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Availability: Summer & Winter
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
Whiteface Veteran's Memorial Highway
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Availability: Summer
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
Summer Bobsled Experience
Bobsled Experience
Availability: Summer & Winter
Hold on for the ride of your life as you rocket down more than a half mile of winding track at the Olympic Sports Complex!
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Availability: Summer & Winter
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present.
Adventure Zone at Whiteface Mountain NY
Adventure Zone
Availability: Summer
Balance, bounce, climb, and slide you cares away all day long in the Whiteface Adventure Zone
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Center Tour
Availability: Summer & Winter
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
Zamboni Passenger Ride
Availability: Summer
Where else but Lake Placid can you take a Zamboni Ride!
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Availability: Summer & Winter
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
Olympic Sports Complex Tour
Availability: Summer
Join us on a guided tour of the Olympic Sports Complex, learn about the historic 1932 Olympic track and new combined track built for the 1980 Winter Olympics
Downhill Mountain Biking
Availability: Summer
27 of the best trails in the east, serviced by a shuttle bus and eight passenger gondola. What more could a downhiller ask for?
Cross Country Mountain Biking
Availability: Summer
Explore 30km of cross-country trails offering challenging terrain for both the beginner and veteran trail riders
Airbag Jump
Availability: Summer
Experience a Hollywood style stunt fall of up to 30 feet!
4 x 4 Alpine Expeditions
Availability: Summer
Explore trails at Whiteface without breaking a sweat on one of our 4 x 4 tours
Nature Trek
Availability: Summer
Explore Whiteface and Stag Brook Falls on a Nature Trek along the West Branch of the Ausable River.
Disc Golf
Availability: Summer
Disc Golf, it's easy to learn, easy to enjoy and just $5
Freaky Fridays
Availability: Summer
This FREE skating event is all about fun!
Saturday Night Ice Shows
Availability: Summer
See new top skaters perform each week!
Discover Cross Country
Availability: Winter
Receive a trail pass, rentals, and expert instruction in a fun, friendly atmosphere as you explore our extensive trail system!
Ice Skating
Availability: Winter
Skate circles around your friends and family on the same ice where Eric Heiden won an astounding 5 Gold Medals!
Skeleton Experience
Availability: Winter
This is your childhood sled on overdrive. Thirty miles per hour never seemed as fast as when you are laying on your stomach rocketing down an icy chute!
Snow Angels
Availability: Winter
Relax, unwind, and find your center with yoga and skiing.
Parent Finders
Availability: Winter
This is your chance to break out of your skiing rut and explore a new fitness activity or follow a new trail with our coaches while your children are in Pathfinders
Mt. Van Hoevenberg Views
Availability: Winter
Enjoy a guided snowshoe hike to the summit of Mt. Van Hoevenberg complete with brunch and logoed pack!
Josie's Interactive Natural History Series
Availability: Winter
Saturday’s and holiday weeks at our new woodland retreat, we celebrate the dream of Josephine Schofield. You will find naturalists, artists and leaders in our community for a series of unique natural history lessons about Mt Van Hoevenberg and the Adirondack Region.
Summer Jumping Series
Availability: Summer
Watch Freestyle Aerialists and Ski Jumpers soar into the air as they fine tune their winter skills in the summer!
Extreme Summer Tubing
Availability: Summer
Hop in & hold on for the ride of your life as you rocket down the 20 meter and 90 meter ski jump landing hills at speeds approaching 50 mph!
Wheeled Luge
Availability: Summer
Looking for a uniquely Lake Placid kind of experience? Try Wheeled Luge!
Yoga on the Mountain
Availability: Summer
Relax, breathe deep, and bask in the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks
Be a Biathlete
Availability: Summer & Winter
The phrase "I'll give it a shot" takes on a whole new meaning with our Be a Biathlete and Discover Biathlon Programs!
Friday - Sep. 30, 2016
4 x 4 Alpine Expeditions
Explore trails at Whiteface without breaking a sweat on one of our 4 x 4 tours
9:00 am | 10:30 am | 12:00 pm | 1:30 pm | 3:00 pm | 4:30 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Adventure Zone
Balance, bounce, climb, and slide you cares away all day long in the Whiteface Adventure Zone
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Airbag Jump
Experience a Hollywood style stunt fall of up to 30 feet!
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Bobsled Experience
Hold on for the ride of your life as you rocket down more than a half mile of winding track at the Olympic Sports Complex!
10:00 am - 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Downhill Mountain Biking
27 of the best trails in the east, serviced by a shuttle bus and eight passenger gondola. What more could a downhiller ask for?
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Nature Trek
Explore Whiteface and Stag Brook Falls on a Nature Trek along the West Branch of the Ausable River.
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Olympic Center Tour
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
10:00 - 11:00 am | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Olympic Sports Complex Tour
Join us on a guided tour of the Olympic Sports Complex, learn about the historic 1932 Olympic track and new combined track built for the 1980 Winter Olympics
9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Tours run every 30 minutes
Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
8:45 am - 5:30 pm (access for cyclists ends at 5:00 pm daily)
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Saturday - Oct. 01, 2016
Adventure Zone
Balance, bounce, climb, and slide you cares away all day long in the Whiteface Adventure Zone
Only freestyle trampoline available; all other Adventure Zone activities available FREE with Oktoberfest admission
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Airbag Jump
Experience a Hollywood style stunt fall of up to 30 feet!
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Bobsled Experience
Hold on for the ride of your life as you rocket down more than a half mile of winding track at the Olympic Sports Complex!
10:00 am - 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Cross Country Mountain Biking
Explore 30km of cross-country trails offering challenging terrain for both the beginner and veteran trail riders
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex
Downhill Mountain Biking
27 of the best trails in the east, serviced by a shuttle bus and eight passenger gondola. What more could a downhiller ask for?
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Olympic Center Tour
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
10:00 - 11:00 am | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
8:45 am - 5:30 pm (access for cyclists ends at 5:00 pm daily)
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Sunday - Oct. 02, 2016
Adventure Zone
Balance, bounce, climb, and slide you cares away all day long in the Whiteface Adventure Zone
Only freestyle trampoline available; all other Adventure Zone activities available FREE with Oktoberfest admission
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Airbag Jump
Experience a Hollywood style stunt fall of up to 30 feet!
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Bobsled Experience
Hold on for the ride of your life as you rocket down more than a half mile of winding track at the Olympic Sports Complex!
10:00 am - 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Cross Country Mountain Biking
Explore 30km of cross-country trails offering challenging terrain for both the beginner and veteran trail riders
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Sports Complex
Downhill Mountain Biking
27 of the best trails in the east, serviced by a shuttle bus and eight passenger gondola. What more could a downhiller ask for?
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Olympic Center Tour
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
10:00 - 11:00 am | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
8:45 am - 5:30 pm (access for cyclists ends at 5:00 pm daily)
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Monday - Oct. 03, 2016
Olympic Center Tour
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
10:00 - 11:00 am | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
8:45 am - 5:30 pm (access for cyclists ends at 5:00 pm daily)
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Tuesday - Oct. 04, 2016
Olympic Center Tour
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
10:00 - 11:00 am | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
8:45 am - 5:30 pm (access for cyclists ends at 5:00 pm daily)
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain
Wednesday - Oct. 05, 2016
Olympic Center Tour
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
10:00 - 11:00 am | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
Olympic Jumping Complex Tour
Get an up-close and personal tour of the ski jumps, training areas and panoramic views of the High Peaks from the top of the 120m tower
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Jumping Complex
Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway
Drive to the top of New York State's 5th highest peak and take in the spectacular 360-degree views of the Adirondacks!
8:45 am - 5:30 pm (access for cyclists ends at 5:00 pm daily)
Whiteface - The Olympic Mountain