Lake Placid certainly conjures memories of icy rinks and Olympic triumph, but don’t underestimate the allure of this amazing Adirondack destination as a summer option. Lake Placid is rich with High Peak climbs, from Marcy and Cascade to Porter and Haystack. You don’t have to break a sweat, Lake Placid offers shopping and sightseeing that will sate the curious traveler.
Enjoy a wilderness wonderland amidst the high peaks, or take a self guided tour of the site of the 1932 and 1980 Olympic Games including the Olympic Jumping complex and the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Bobsled and Luge Run.