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Lapland Lake Cross Country Ski Center

(518) 863-4974
139 Lapland Lake Road
Northville , NY 12134
5 of 5 Stars Based on 1 Review 
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Named "Best in the Mid-Atlantic" & "Best XC Resort for Families"! Finnish-themed resort operated by U.S. Olympic skier Olavi Hirvonen & his family for over 35 years!

A Touch of Finland in the Southern Adirondacks

Join Olympian Olavi Hirvonen and his family for an extraordinary cross country skiing escape! For over 35 years Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center has been offering a unique winter experience to individuals, couples and families alike. Tucked away in a snow basin in the heart of snow country and enjoying some of the most reliable snowfalls in the East, Lapland Lake offers lengthy winter seasons often beginning in November and extending into April.

  • Superb 50km marked, mapped trail system for all ability levels
  • 38km of trails meticulously snowcat groomed with trackset and skating lanes
  • 12km of marked, mapped and ungroomed trails dedicated to snowshoeing
  • 2km of trails are illuminated for night skiing on a nightly basis to our lodging guests and to the general public on specially designated dates
  • Surrounded by thousands of acres of spectacular state forestland, wilderness touring and snowshoeing opportunities abound
  • Kuuma Tupa Snack Bar & Tuulen Tupa Grill
  • Lodging in 10 immaculate tupas (housekeeping cottages)
  • PSIA Ski School offering classic & skate ski instruction in group, private or semi-private settings to skiers of all ages and ability levels
  • Ice-skating
  • Tubing
  • Kicksledding
  • Wilderness touring
  • Domesticated reindeer!
  • Two-story Finnish Line Warming Lodge
  • Full-service rental, retail and repair shops
  • Wax room
  • Rest rooms and shower room with changing area

Plan to join us for a truly unique winter escape. Tavataan Ladulla! (See you on the trails!)

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awesome cross country country ski center with excellent groomed trails for all levels. never feels crowded even on weekends. lodging is also excellent as is their restaurant. highly recommended
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Lapland Lake Cross Country Ski Center Coupons & Specials

Become a Lapland Lake Season Pass Member!
Treat yourself to a fabulous winter season at Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center! Abundant natural snowfalls combined with impeccable grooming performed with state-of-the-art equipment including a powerful Prinoth Husky Snowcat ensures cross country skiers a superb winter experience. 38km of expertly designed trails appeal to all skiers from first-timers to experts, using classical or skating techniques. 12km of trails are ungroomed, marked and mapped snowshoe trails.

Season Pass Membership Benefits:
Skiing, snowshoeing, tubing and ice-skating whenever facilities are open to the public (no black-out dates)
10% off purchases made in the "Finnish Line" Ski Shop season-long (valid on individual items valued at $10 or more; discounted items excluded.)

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! All children in your family ages 17 & under receive FREE Season Pass Memberships when at least one parent or legal guardian purchases a 2014-15 Season Pass Membership!

Order your membership by November 30 for the most favorable rates!
Expires: No expiration Date
Code: Adirondack.net-1003
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Marvelous Midweek Winter Lodging Rates! As low as $160/night!
Winter midweek rates as low as $160/night (private room) and $175/night (private tupa, housekeeping cottage), dbl occ. Beginning with the third guest, each additional adult is $75/night and each additional child ages 6-17 is $50/night. Children under 6 stay free of charge. 25% single person discount applies.
Applicable Sunday - Thursday nights, non-holiday, beginning January 4.

Rates include full access to: cross country ski & snowshoe trails, children's tubing hills & ice-skating, including days of arrival & departure (a per day value of $22 per adult, $20 per Silver Strider ages 65+, $20 per youth ages 12-17 and $10 per junior ages 6-11). Also included: nightly use of illuminated facilities including our ski trail to the lake, tubing hill and ice-skating; one half-price regularly scheduled group ski lesson per guest with one of our PSIA-certified instructors, use of our authentic Finnish wood-burning sauna (separate men's & women's time periods), and complimentary wireless internet service in our "Finnish Line" Lodge and Tuulen Tupa Grill.

100% Snow Guarantee! If your reservations encompass dates from December 1-18, 2014 or beginning March 1, 2015 through the end of the snow season, there is limited skiing, and you decide to cancel, we will be pleased to apply your deposit to another stay within 12 months without penalty. If there is no skiing and you decide to cancel, we'll refund your lodging deposit without penalty! It's our no-risk guarantee! (Condition determinations made by management at least 24-hours in advance.)
Expires: 3/05/2015
Code: Adirondack.net-1004
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Jump Into January!
"Jump into January" Each guest lodging with us any night(s) from Thursday, January 1 through Thursday, January 8 may participate in one complimentary regularly scheduled group ski lesson during the course of their stay. Also included, use of one set of rental equipment per person per day free of charge! Please make advance reservations for lessons. Rental gear includes: skate and classic ski sets, snowshoes, tubes, ice-skates, kick sleds, head lamps and pulk sleds. Value of $25 per person in lessons and up to $28 per person per day in rental gear!
Expires: 1/08/2015
Code: Adirondack.net-1005
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Dazzling December Deals & 100% Snow Guarantee!
December 1 - 18: All 2 & 3 bedroom tupas, Latu Tupa & four private Lapin Tupa rooms offered at only $150/night* dbl occ!
25% single person discount applies.
*Additional guests at lower season rates! Each add'l adult $50/night and each add'l child ages 6-17 $25/night. Children under 6 stay free of charge.

Rates include full access to: cross country ski & snowshoe trails, children's tubing hills & ice-skating, including days of arrival & departure (a per day value of $22 per adult, $20 per Silver Strider ages 65+, $20 per youth ages 12-17 and $10 per junior ages 6-11). Also included: nightly use of illuminated facilities including our ski trail to the lake, tubing hill and ice-skating; one half-price regularly scheduled group ski lesson per guest with one of our PSIA-certified instructors, use of our authentic Finnish wood-burning sauna (separate men's & women's time periods), and complimentary wireless internet service in our "Finnish Line" Lodge and Tuulen Tupa Grill. 100% Snow Guarantee applies! If your reservations encompass dates from December 1-18, 2014 or beginning March 1, 2015 through the end of the snow season, there is limited skiing, and you decide to cancel, we will be pleased to apply your deposit to another stay within 12 months without penalty. If there is no skiing and you decide to cancel, we'll refund your lodging deposit without penalty! It's our no-risk guarantee! (Condition determinations made by management at least 24-hours in advance.)
Expires: 12/18/2014
Code: Adirondack.net-1006
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March Savings! March 6 - 7, 2015 * 100% Snow Guarantee!
Friday & Saturday, March 6 - 7 special discounted lodging rates apply. 100% Snow Guarantee!
Poro Tupa & Pulkka Tupa $250/night covers the first two guests. Ea. add'l adult $75/night; ea. add'l child ages 6-17 $50/night.
Ruska Tupa & Tunturi Tupa $330/night covers the first three guests. Ea. add'l adult $75/night; ea. add'l child ages 6-17 $50/night.
Lumi Tupa $405/night covers the first four guests. Ea. add'l adult $75/night; ea. add'l child ages 6-17 $50/night.
Latu Tupa $510/night covers the first five guests. Ea. add'l adult $75/night; ea. add'l child ages 6-17 $50/night.
Lapin Tupa $625/night covers the first six guests. Ea. add'l adult $75/night; ea. add'l child ages 6-17 $50/night.
Rates include full access to: cross country ski & snowshoe trails, children's tubing hills & ice-skating, including days of arrival & departure (a per day value of $22 per adult, $20 per Silver Strider ages 65+, $20 per youth ages 12-17 and $10 per junior ages 6-11). Also included: nightly use of illuminated facilities including our ski trail to the lake, tubing hill and ice-skating; one half-price regularly scheduled group ski lesson per guest with one of our PSIA-certified instructors, use of our authentic Finnish wood-burning sauna (separate men's & women's time periods), and complimentary wireless internet service in our "Finnish Line" Lodge and Tuulen Tupa Grill. 100% Snow Guarantee! If your reservations encompass dates from December 1-18, 2014 or beginning March 1, 2015 through the end of the snow season, there is limited skiing, and you decide to cancel, we will be pleased to apply your deposit to another stay within 12 months without penalty. If there is no skiing and you decide to cancel, we'll refund your lodging deposit without penalty! It's our no-risk guarantee! (Condition determinations made by management at least 24-hours in advance.)
Expires: 3/07/2015
Code: Adirondack.net-1007
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March Madness! March 8 - 31, 2015 * 100% Snow Guarantee!
March 8 - 31: Only $150/night midweek - $175/night weekend dbl occ! Additional guests at lower season rates! Each additional adult $50/night and each additional child ages 6-17 $25/night. Children under 6 stay free of charge. Applies to all 2 & 3 bedroom tupas, Latu Tupa and four private Lapin Tupa rooms. 25% single person discount applies midweek. 100% Snow Guarantee!

Rates include full access to: cross country ski & snowshoe trails, children's tubing hills & ice-skating, including days of arrival & departure (a per day value of $22 per adult, $20 per Silver Strider ages 65+, $20 per youth ages 12-17 and $10 per junior ages 6-11). Also included: nightly use of illuminated facilities including our ski trail to the lake, tubing hill and ice-skating; one half-price regularly scheduled group ski lesson per guest with one of our PSIA-certified instructors, use of our authentic Finnish wood-burning sauna (separate men's & women's time periods), and complimentary wireless internet service in our "Finnish Line" Lodge and Tuulen Tupa Grill. 100% Snow Guarantee! If your reservations encompass dates from December 1-18, 2014 or beginning March 1, 2015 through the end of the snow season, there is limited skiing, and you decide to cancel, we will be pleased to apply your deposit to another stay within 12 months without penalty. If there is no skiing and you decide to cancel, we'll refund your lodging deposit without penalty! It's our no-risk guarantee! (Condition determinations made by management at least 24-hours in advance.)
Expires: 3/31/2015
Code: Adirondack.net-3177
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SIngle Occupancy Rate - Save 25%!
A 25% single discount is available to solo travelers in any two or three bedroom tupa and also in our private Lapin Tupa rooms. This discount applies non-holiday Sunday through Thursday nights (excluding holidays). No other discounts apply.

Rates include full access to: cross country ski & snowshoe trails, children's tubing hills & ice-skating, including days of arrival & departure (a per day value of $22 per adult, $20 per Silver Strider ages 65+). Also included: nightly use of illuminated facilities including our ski trail to the lake, tubing hill and ice-skating; one half-price regularly scheduled group ski lesson with one of our PSIA-certified instructors, use of our authentic Finnish wood-burning sauna (separate men's & women's time periods), and complimentary wireless internet service in our "Finnish Line" Lodge and Tuulen Tupa Grill. 100% Snow Guarantee! If your reservations encompass dates from December 1-18, 2014 or beginning March 1, 2015 through the end of the snow season, there is limited skiing, and you decide to cancel, we will be pleased to apply your deposit to another stay within 12 months without penalty. If there is no skiing and you decide to cancel, we'll refund your lodging deposit without penalty! It's our no-risk guarantee! (Condition determinations made by management at least 24-hours in advance.)
Expires: 3/31/2015
Code: Adirondack.net-3178
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When: Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $50 plus ski rentals, if needed
A perfect program for first-time female skiers! Designed for women, taught by women and such FUN! From 9:30am - 2:30pm entry level female skiers will receive instruction in classic ski technique, enjoy lunch with an equipment & clothing discussion, participate in a social group ski and enjoy a group wrap-up with hot beverage. The program is led by Lapland Lake's PSIA-certified instructors Sherry Dixon and Susan Henriksson. Cost for the five-hour program is $50 including facility use pass, lunch and discount coupons for equipment. Cost of rental equipment, if needed, is additional. Program is pre-paid and 100% refundable if no snow. Please pre-register.
When: Sun, Dec 21, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $20
Come join the fun! In Ski Orienteering participants navigate through a series of points on a prearranged cross country ski course and are timed as individuals or as group members. You can do this as a NYSSRA Championship qualifier or on an abbreviated non-competitive 2-3km course appropriate for juniors and adult first-timers. All are welcome! The $20.00 entry fee includes full day facility use pass and detailed color course map. Register between 11 am and 1 PM. Sponsored by Empire Orienteering Club. For further Orienteering information contact Eric Hamilton, 518-371-7548.
When: Thu, Dec 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: free-$22
Visit with our (weary?) reindeer! Ski & snowshoe trails, junior tubing hills, ice-skating, Finnish Line Ski Shop, warming lodge, rental & retail shops open 11am-4:30pm. Food service and lessons are unavailable today (elves Ann, Olavi and daughter Leila will be on hand to greet you, but our staff is given the day off to spend with their families).
When: Sat, Jan 3, 2015 at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $33 - $38
This winter evening is certain to create lasting memories! Light dinner and dessert at our cozy Tuulen Tupa Grill followed by a gently paced snowshoe tour. Stop by our lakeside campfire to roast s'mores! Package includes dinner, dessert, coffee or tea, snowshoe rentals, s'mores and guided tour. $38.00 ($33 if you provide your own snowshoes). Ages 12+, please. Space is limited; reservations are a must! Dinner at 5pm; snowshoe tour 6:30-8:30pm. Please bring headlamps. We have a limited number to loan on a first-come, first-served basis.
When: Sat, Jan 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: Free
Complimentary afternoon facility use, beginner x-c ski lesson for adults and children from age 5 & ski rentals for first-time participants. Pre-registration is required for first-timers participating in Winter Trails Day. Other resort activities include snowshoeing, tubing on our junior hills, ice-skating on our pond and visiting with our resident reindeer. Our spacious two-story warming lodge with its toasty wood stove is the perfect place to relax and visit with other outdoor enthusiasts. The resort's Tuulen Tupa Grill, overlooking the pond, serves Finnish specialties, homemade soups, vegetarian and beef chili, quiche, wraps, burgers, quesadillas and delicious fresh baked goods. Plan to join us for an extraordinary afternoon when you will enjoy Adirondack splendor and warm Finnish hospitality!
When: Sun, Jan 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $23 plus facility use pass
This fun, educational tour on Lapland Lake's stunning snowshoe trails is the perfect orientation to this wonderful winter sport! We'll fit you properly with snowshoes & poles, and a guide will lead you along our easier marked & mapped snowshoe trails allowing you to become comfortable with equipment & technique. Enjoy trekking alongside brooks, streams & near scenic Woods Lake, stopping along the way to give a hearty hello to Viima, Lapland Lake's resident reindeer! Each participant will receive an animal tracking guide to help identify the many animal tracks you may see along the way. $23.00 package includes rental snowshoes & poles, guided tour, animal tracking guide & hot beverage. Facility use pass is additional. Retain your snowshoe rentals to use for the balance of the day or exchange for another set of rental gear to enjoy another activity (surcharge may apply). We recommend bringing along water & energy snack. Minimum age:12. Please call to pre-register as space is limited. Package is prepaid and 100% refundable if no snow.
When: Sat, Jan 24, 2015 at 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $50 plus ski rentals, if needed
A special program designed for women, taught by women and such FUN! From 9:30am - 2:30pm first-timer through intermediate level female skiers, grouped by ability, will receive instruction in classic ski technique, enjoy lunch with an equipment & clothing discussion, participate in a social group ski and enjoy a group wrap up with hot beverage at the end of the day. The program is led by Lapland Lake's PSIA-certified instructors Sherry Dixon, Susan Henriksson and Jan Mares. Cost for the five-hour program is $50 including facility use pass, lunch and discount coupons for equipment. Cost of rental equipment, if needed, is additional. Program is pre-paid and 100% refundable if no snow. To ensure space, please pre-register.
When: Sat, Jan 31, 2015 at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $33 - $38
This winter evening is certain to create lasting memories! Light dinner and dessert at our cozy Tuulen Tupa Grill followed by a gently paced snowshoe tour. Stop by our lakeside campfire to roast s'mores! Package includes dinner, dessert, coffee or tea, snowshoe rentals, s'mores and guided tour. $38.00 ($33 if you provide your own snowshoes). Ages 12+, please. Space is limited; reservations are a must! Dinner at 5pm; snowshoe tour 6:30-8:30pm. Please bring headlamps. We have a limited number to loan on a first-come, first-served basis.
When: Sat, Feb 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $23 plus facility use pass
This fun, educational tour on Lapland Lake's stunning snowshoe trails is the perfect orientation to this wonderful winter sport! We'll fit you properly with snowshoes & poles, and a guide will lead you along our easier marked & mapped snowshoe trails allowing you to become comfortable with equipment & technique. Enjoy trekking alongside brooks, streams & near scenic Woods Lake, stopping along the way to give a hearty hello to Viima, Lapland Lake's resident reindeer! Each participant will receive an animal tracking guide to help identify the many animal tracks you may see along the way. $23 package includes rental snowshoes & poles, guided tour, animal tracking guide & hot beverage. Keep your snowshoe rentals to use for the balance of the day or exchange for another set of rental gear to enjoy another activity (surcharge may apply). Facility use pass is additional. We recommend bringing along water & energy snack. Minimum age: 12. Please call to pre-register as space is limited. Package is prepaid and 100% refundable if no snow.
When: Sun, Feb 15, 2015 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: Facility use & cost of BBQ
50-50 Raffle! Enter drawing for a choice of a Lapland Lake 2-night midweek stay for two OR two season pass memberships during the 2015-2016 winter season. Prize drawing will be held Sunday, March 29 (participants need not be present to win).
When: Sat, Feb 21, 2015 at 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $50 plus ski rentals, if needed
A special program designed for women, taught by women and such FUN! From 9:30am - 2:30pm first-timer through intermediate level female skiers, grouped by ability, will receive instruction in classic ski technique, enjoy lunch with an equipment & clothing discussion, participate in a social group ski and enjoy a group wrap up with hot beverage at the end of the day. The program is led by Lapland Lake's PSIA-certified instructors Sherry Dixon, Susan Henriksson and Jan Mares. Cost for the five-hour program is $50 including facility use pass, lunch and discount coupons for equipment. Cost of rental equipment, if needed, is additional. Program is pre-paid and 100% refundable if no snow. To ensure space, please pre-register.
When: Sat, Feb 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $23 plus facility use pass
This fun, educational tour on Lapland Lake's stunning snowshoe trails is the perfect orientation to this wonderful winter sport! We'll fit you properly with snowshoes & poles, and a guide will lead you along our easier marked & mapped snowshoe trails allowing you to become comfortable with equipment & technique. Enjoy trekking alongside brooks, streams & near scenic Woods Lake, stopping along the way to give a hearty hello to Viima, Lapland Lake's resident reindeer! Each participant will receive an animal tracking guide to help identify the many animal tracks you may see along the way. $23 package includes rental snowshoes & poles, guided tour, animal tracking guide & hot beverage. Keep your snowshoe rentals to use for the balance of the day or exchange for another set of rental gear to enjoy another activity (surcharge may apply). Facility use pass is additional. We recommend bringing along water & energy snack. Minimum age: 12. Please call to pre-register as space is limited. Package is prepaid and 100% refundable if no snow.
When: Sat, Mar 7, 2015 at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $33 - $38
This winter evening is certain to create lasting memories! Light dinner and dessert at our cozy Tuulen Tupa Grill followed by a gently paced snowshoe tour. Stop by our lakeside campfire to roast s'mores! Package includes dinner, dessert, coffee or tea, snowshoe rentals, s'mores and guided tour. $38.00 ($33 if you provide your own snowshoes). Ages 12+, please. Space is limited; reservations are a must! Dinner at 5pm; snowshoe tour 6:30-8:30pm. Please bring headlamps. We have a limited number to loan on a first-come, first-served basis.
When: Sat, Mar 14, 2015 at 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Where: Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center
Cost: $50 plus ski rentals, if needed
A special program designed for women, taught by women and such FUN! From 9:30am - 2:30pm entry level through intermediate level female skiers, grouped by ability, will receive instruction in skate ski technique, enjoy lunch with an equipment & clothing discussion, participate in a social group ski and enjoy a group wrap up with hot beverage. The program is led by Lapland Lake's PSIA-certified instructors Susan Henriksson, Jan Mares and Terry Ross. Cost for the five-hour program is $50 including facility use pass, lunch, and discount coupons for equipment. Cost of rental equipment, if needed, is additional. Program is pre-paid and 100% refundable if no snow. To ensure space, please pre-register.