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Lake Placid Guide

Visit the Olympic Village of Lake Placid in New York's Adirondacks

The Village of Lake Placid has something for everyone: Olympic thrills, year-round outdoor adventures, lodging and dining that ranges from upscale to family friendly, a thriving and walkable Main Street area, and an endless list of activities.

Find out more about Lake Placid and why you should plan a trip to this Adirondack destination.

From leaf-peeping in the fall to hiking and paddling in the summer, there is something to do any time of the year!
Whether you are looking to bring the kids to a family-style restaurant, or sit down for an upscale, intimate dinner, you'll find plenty of options!
Accommodations in Lake Placid & Saranac Lake offer everything from budget hotels to cozy cabins and luxury resorts!
Whether you live here or just like to visit, use this resource to find information on the countless local businesses in and around the area!
Plan the perfect summertime getaway for the whole family with help from this sample itinerary.
Plan a summertime escape to Lake Placid with this weekend itinerary for couples!
view of mountains and a lake in the fall
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Check out this one-week itinerary for the perfect autumn getaway to Lake Placid. 
Bring the family to the winter wonderland that is Lake Placid! Here are our ideas on things to do.
Escape to a dreamy winter wonderland with the help of our winter weekend itinerary for couples.
Did you know that the Winter Olympic Games were held in Lake Placid? Check out the Olympic sites in the area!
This non-motorized lake is perfect for paddling, ice skating, dogsled rides, and more.
the road up to whiteface mountain
ORDA-Dave Schmidt
Whiteface Mountain is an ideal spot for year-round activities, like skiing, mountain biking, hiking, and more!
Learn more about one of the most popular ice hockey games that happened right here in Lake Placid!
Curious to know more about Lake Placid and North Elba? Check out this article for all the facts!