A Behind-the-Scenes, All-Access Pass to what goes on behind closed doors, passed the "athletes-only" area and in wee hours of the morning.

songs at mirror lake
Songs at Mirror Lake

The Songs at Mirror Lake Music Series is one of the highlights of the summer! This year the free seven-week concert series will be celebrating its 13th season of bringing a variety of genres to the beautiful Lake Placid!

Featuring: By: Katie Million, Special Contributor to the Flame Magazine
cycling whiteface highway
Rides We Like:  Upstate New York – Whiteface Mountain

When watching the Tour, I ask myself "What would my time be climbing Alpe d'Huez?" Short of actually flying to France, I can think of only one that can compare ... Whiteface Mountain, New York.

Featuring: CJ Rudy, Creaky Bottom Bracket, and Special Contributor to the Flame Magazine
ecac 1980 rink
Artistry on Ice

Have you ever wondered how they paint a skating rink's ice?

Sports & Family

I have been a New York Rangers fan my entire life. When I heard that the team was coming to Lake Placid, in early-October, for a pre-season practice, I could hardly contain my excitement.

Featuring: Matthew Theis
The Snowfactory rolls into Lake Placid
Forever Winter

Learn why winter will surely be white at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Center

Featuring: Side Trax
Emily Sweeney, Erin Hamlin and Summer Britcher on the podium
For the Love of Luge

Photographer John DiGiacomo captures the raw emotions of the USA Luge Team

Featuring: John DiGiacomo
Skier on the Whiteface Mountain slides
Hidden Gems of the Adirondacks

Welcome to the Whiteface Mountain Slides—35 acres of in-bounds, off-piste, double black-diamond backcountry skiing!

Featuring: Matt Levenson
Phil Pritchard, left, posing with the Stanley Cup. Photo courtesy of HHOF Archives
Keeping the Cup

What it means to care for the greatest trophy in sports as told by the Keeper of the Stanley Cup, Phil Pritchard

Featuring: Phil Pritchard
Finnian at work, Photo courtesy of CJ Gunther/EPA
Photographing a World Cup Sports Competition

Experience World Cup racing from behind the lens of a middle school student

Featuring: Finnian Gunther
Whiteface Mountain snowmaker
Whiteface Mountain Snowmakers

Whiteface Mountain Snowmakers' untold story

Featuring: Side Trax