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September 19, 2018
DEC & ORDA ANNOUNCE PLANS TO MANAGE USE, LIMIT PARKING OVER COLUMBUS DAY WEEKEND
Cascade and Pitchoff Mountain Trailheads Closed to Parking Oct. 4 - 8 Shuttles will Transport Hikers between Olympic Sports Complex and Trailhead LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) today announced plans for managing use associated with the popular Cascade Mountain Trail this Columbus Day... Continue Reading
August 1, 2018
Wet ‘n Wild Returns to Lake Placid’s Olympic Jumping Complex Aug. 8
Nordic Skiing Legends Race for the Title of Fastest Man Nordic Skiing Legends Race for the Title of Fastest Man LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- Wet 'n Wild returns to Lake Placid's Olympic Jumping Complex, Wednesday, Aug. 8, with aerials, ski jumping and two special Nordic events; a 100 meter sprint and an agility course featuring Norway's Ludvig Søgnen Jensen and American Andy Newell. Wednesday's show... Continue Reading
July 30, 2018
Lake Placid Tabbed to Host 2019 Para-Bobsleigh World Championships
IBSF World Cup Bobsled & Skeleton Returns this winter LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) and USA Bobsled & Skeleton (USABS) announced today, Monday, July 30, that Lake Placid, N.Y. has formally been awarded the 2019 Para-Bobsleigh World Championships. Lake Placid's Olympic Sports Complex bobsled/luge/skeleton track was selected to host... Continue Reading
July 13, 2018
Lake Placid Ice Dancing Championships & International Return July 24-27
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- As many as 280 figure skaters of all levels will take to the Olympic Center ice to compete in the Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships & International, July 24-27. The competitions, featuring skaters from the United States and five other nations, will be held in both the 1932 Rink and Herb Brooks Arena. Tickets for the fourth annual Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships... Continue Reading
July 10, 2018
Lake Placid Welcomes Back Viessmann FIL Luge World Cup Racing this Winter
Luge World Cup Returns to Lake Placid December 15-16, 2018 LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2018 Olympic Winter Games are in the rear-view mirror and now the world's best luge athletes begin focusing on the Beijing, China Winter Games just four years away. The journey towards those Games begin with the 2018-'19 World Cup series which opens in late-November and makes nine stops, through six countries, to... Continue Reading