Lake - Lake Placid"
by Photographer Jim
Placid Attractions .com is the premier online guide to Lake Placid, New York showcasing
hundreds of exciting attractions throughout the
Olympic region and upstate New York.
invite you to take a virtual tour of some
of our most popular travel destinations including the
historic communities of Saranac Lake, Elizabethtown, Keene, Keene Valley, Jay,
Wilmington, Essex, Ticonderoga, Crown
Point, Schroon Lake and Westport.
The Lake Placid Region is famous for hosting the 1932 and 1980 Winter
Olympics. Lake Placid has also
been host for a variety of world class events including the ESPN Outdoor Games,
World Cup bobsled and luge, the Ironman Triathalon, international figure skating,
Empire State Games and the "I Love NY" Horse Shows. The Lake Placid
region offers visitors a rich variety of historic, artistic and cultural
Lake Placid's Olympic attractions
include famous Whiteface Mountain, boasting the greatest vertical drop in the
East and the Mackenzie Intervale Olympic Ski Jumping Complex, where you can ride
to the top of the 26 story, 120 meter ski jump in a glass enclosed elevator! Other
venues include the Mt. Van Hoevenberg bobsled and luge track where you can take
an exhilarating ride down the only dedicated bobsled run
in the US.
Olympic Ski Jumping Complex
Photos courtesy of Jim Grant
tourist attractions in and around Lake Placid
include the Uihlein Sugar Maple
Station, John Brown State Historical Site, Olympic Center and 1932 & 1980 Lake
Placid Winter Olympic Museum, Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society/Museum,
the Robert Louis Stevenson Cottage in Saranac Lake, Greystone House Museum and
Gardens in Essex and Fort Ticonderoga.
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By photographer- Carl Heilman
Chair is one of the most popular outdoor chairs in the United States.
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Adirondacks & the Lake Champlain Valley of Upstate New York
& Vermont have long been known for their truly unique &
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In the internationally acclaimed Olympic Village of Lake Placid,
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Culinary Arts program at Paul Smith's College in the Adirondacks
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Olympic Torch with Whiteface Mountain
here to visit the Olympic Village of Lake Placid, New York
here to visit Historic Saranac Lake
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