Whiteface Conditions

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Daily Anticipated Conditions/Podcast
Primary Surface Conditions:
Wet Granular
Secondary Surface Conditions:
Loose Granular
Snowfall last 24 hours:
Snowfall last 7 days:
2 in
Season Total:
198 in
Average Base Depth:
48 in
76 of 86 (88.4%)
Our "Terrain Open" percentage excludes slides.
10 of 11 (90.9%)
Terrain Open:
Base Temp:
58° F / 14.4° C
Mid Temp:
45° F / 7.2° C
Summit Temp:
40° F / 4.4° C
Wind Speed:
Alerts! (updated February 23, 2017 1:15pm)
The Cloudsplitter Gondola is not taking foot passengers at this time 1:15pm. Updates as they occur. For Medical Emergencies call 518-946-8111.
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Trail Conditions & Report – February 23, 2017
Main Valley Area
Face Lift
Easy Way
Easy Street
Boreen Loop
Upper Valley
Lower Valley
Burton's Cutoff
Valvehouse Road
Lower Gap
Parkway Exit
Upper Boreen
Ladies Bridge
Danny's Bridge
River Run
Off Broadway
Lower Mountain
Mixing Bowl Lift
Bear Lift
Mixing Bowl
Wolf Run
Bear Den Mountain
Bunny Hutch Triple Chair
Carpet Cruiser
Flying Squirrel
Porcupine Pass
Bobcat Shoot
Runner Up
Moose Cut
Bobcat Glades
Hoot Owl Glades
Lookout Mountain
Lookout Mountain Triple Chair
The Wilmington Trail
Hoyt's High
Lookout Below
Rand's Last Stand
Sugar Valley Glades
Little Whiteface
Little Whiteface Lift
Cloudsplitter Gondola
Freeway Lift
Mountain Run Lift
Empire Cut
Lower Northway
Summit Express
Lower Empire
Low Road
Calamity Lane
Lower Parkway
Draper's Drop
Lower Thruway
Tom Cat
1900 Road
Upper Northway
Upper Mackenzie
Lower Mackenzie
Upper Wilderness
Lower Wilderness
Mountain Run
2200 Road
On Ramp
Upper Thruway
Upper Parkway
High Country Glades
10th Mountain Division Glades
Cloudsplitter Glades
Whiteface Summit
Summit Quad Chair
Riva Ridge
The Follies
Paron's Run
John's Bypass
Upper Switchback
Lower Switchback
Crossover Loop
Weber's Way
Victoria Shoot
Cloudspin Cut
Upper Skyward
Lower Skyward
Blazer's Bluff
The Slides
Slide Out
More Difficult
Most Difficult
Expert Only
On Hold
Double Chair
Triple Chair
Quad Chair
Magic Carpet

Whiteface Lift Tickets can be purchased for the next day after 3pm at the Whiteface ticket window or in Lake Placid at the ORDA Store.


Lake Placid Olympic Museum: open daily 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Olympic Skating Oval: open Mon, Thu, Sat, Sun 7:00 - 9:00 pm (plus 1:00 - 3:00 pm on Sat & Sun)
Olympic Center Box Office: open Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Olympic Jumping Complex: open daily 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Olympic Sports Complex: open daily 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mt. Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Center: open daily 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Daily through Feb 26.  First Tracks:  An early morning guided run before the mountain opens to public.  Limited to 14 skiers & riders of intermediate & above skill level. Email ski@whiteface.com for more details and to register or stop by Guest Services.

Saturday 9am - Whiteface Olympic history tour:  Hosted by former Mountain Manager Bruce McCulley. An on the slopes insider look at what it took to get the trails ready for the 1980 Winter Olympic Games. You will be skiing & riding the Olympic runs so Expert ability is required. To pre-register email ski@whiteface.com

Saturday 1pm - Big Air Competition:  Lots of great prizes to include a pair of skis & a snowboard all prizes from our ski shop partners Cunningham's Ski Barn, Lake Placid Ski & Board, Maui North & Viking ski shop. Register at Guest Services $10 entry fee & helmets are required.

Sunday  - USASA  Slopestyle:  Registration will be at the NYSEF Building.

Give Back Sunday March 12. Bring a grocery bag of pet food and /or pet toys or a 10lb+ bag of dry pet food to the ticket window and receive 50% off your lift ticket for the day. All donations go to our local animal shelter.

2017 World Snowshoe Championships - February 24-25 Race Day: Saturday, February 25, 2017Saranac Lake, NY. Race how you want: 10K Open World Championship, 5K Junior World Championship or 5K Shoe-Be-Doo Walking Party. Bonus: Three snowshoe manufacturers will have approximately 90 racing snowshoes for participants to use during the race!  www.saranaclake.com/world-snowshoe-championships.

JEMS Winter Coffee House presents Latalya "Tally" Duell at the Amos and Julia Ward theatre, 15 Parkside Dr., Jay NY. Feb 25th 7pm, admission $6 Adult. Children free. Complimentary refreshments served at intermission.