Activities

Winter 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!
Cloudsplitter Gondola at Whiteface Mountain
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!
Discover Biathlon program at Mt. Van Hoevenberg
Discover Biathlon
Availability: Summer & Winter
The phrase "I'll give it a shot" takes on a whole new meaning with our Discover Biathlon Program!
Lake Placid Snow Tubing at the Olympic Jumping Complex
Snow Tubing
Availability: Winter
Catapult yourself down a 700 foot chute and enjoy the intoxicating feeling of flying down the hill!
Lake Placid Olympic Oval
Ice Skating
Availability: Winter
Skate circles around your friends and family on the same ice where Eric Heiden won an astounding 5 Gold Medals!
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Availability: Summer & Winter
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
Olympic Center Tour
Availability: Summer & Winter
Take a guided tour and learn about the Olympic Center's history, current role, and future plans
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.
Discover Cross Country
Availability: Winter
The complete cross country ski experience trail pass, rentals, and expert instruction in a fun, friendly atmosphere as you explore our extensive trail system!
Olympic Sports Complex Tour
Availability: Winter
Join us on a bus or self-guided tour of the Olympic Sports Complex, learn about the historic 1932 Olympic track and the new combined track built for the 1980 Winter Olympics.
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!
Luge Experience
Availability: Winter
An exclusive opportunity to experience the thrill of a lifetime and try the sport of luge!
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
Josie's Interactive Natural History Series
Availability: Winter
Saturdays 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.
4 x 4 Alpine Expeditions
Availability: Summer
Explore trails at Whiteface without breaking a sweat on one of our 4 x 4 Expeditions!
Adventure Zone
Availability: Summer
Balance, bounce, climb, and slide you cares away all day long in the Whiteface Adventure Zone
Airbag Jump
Availability: Summer
Experience a Hollywood style stunt fall of up to 30 feet!
Cross Country Mountain Biking
Availability: Summer
Explore 30km of cross-country trails offering challenging terrain for both the beginner and veteran trail riders.
Disc Golf
Availability: Summer
Disc Golf—it's easy to learn, easy to enjoy and just $5!
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?
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!
Freaky Fridays
Availability: Summer
This FREE skating event is all about fun!
Nature Trek
Availability: Summer
Explore Whiteface and Stag Brook Falls on a Nature Trek along the West Branch of the Ausable River.
Saturday Night Ice Shows
Availability: Summer
See new top skaters perform each weekend during the summer season!
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!
Wheeled Luge
Availability: Summer
Looking for a uniquely Lake Placid kind of experience? Try Wheeled Luge!
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!
Yoga on the Mountain
Availability: Summer
Relax, breathe deep, and bask in the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks
Sunday - Dec. 11, 2016
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Ice Skating
Skate circles around your friends and family on the same ice where Eric Heiden won an astounding 5 Gold Medals!
Speed Skating: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm & 4:00 - 6:00 pm | Public Skating: 1:00 - 3:00 pm & 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center, Olympic Skating Oval
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
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 (Elevator ONLY)
Olympic Jumping Complex
Olympic Sports Complex Tour
Join us on a bus or self-guided tour of the Olympic Sports Complex, learn about the historic 1932 Olympic track and the new combined track built for the 1980 Winter Olympics.
9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Self-Guided Tours only (no bus tours)
Olympic Sports Complex
Monday - Dec. 12, 2016
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Ice Skating
Skate circles around your friends and family on the same ice where Eric Heiden won an astounding 5 Gold Medals!
Speed Skating: 4:00 - 6:00 pm | Public Skating: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center, Olympic Skating Oval
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
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
Tuesday - Dec. 13, 2016
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
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
Wednesday - Dec. 14, 2016
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
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
Thursday - Dec. 15, 2016
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Ice Skating
Skate circles around your friends and family on the same ice where Eric Heiden won an astounding 5 Gold Medals!
Speed Skating: 4:00 - 6:00 pm | Public Skating: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center, Olympic Skating Oval
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
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
Friday - Dec. 16, 2016
Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride
Experience all the majesty of the Adirondack High Peaks from the comfort of a eight passenger high-speed gondola cabin!
8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Whiteface Mountain
Ice Skating
Skate circles around your friends and family on the same ice where Eric Heiden won an astounding 5 Gold Medals!
Speed Skating: 4:00 - 6:00 pm | Public Skating: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center, Olympic Skating Oval
Lake Placid Olympic Museum
Exhibiting Olympic dreams on snow and ice, both past and present. Make the museum your first stop on a tour of America's Olympic hometown!
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Placid Olympic Center
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
Snow Tubing
Catapult yourself down a 700 foot chute and enjoy the intoxicating feeling of flying down the hill!
2:00 - 7:00 pm
Olympic Jumping Complex