This amazing home is located Whiteface Mountain/Wilmington ' New York and is 2 min by car to the village of Wilmington or to the ski mountain 'Whiteface Mountain. We invite you to visit our other home Lookout Mountain Chalet also located on Whiteface Mountain.
It is only 12 min to Lake Placid where this area it made their name as a two-time host to the Winter Olympics. This home has so much to do nearby but is far enough away from it all that it is a perfect getaway home.
This area is a prosperous Adirondack community, within walking distance to the home there are State maintained hiking trails, waterfalls, swimming spots & more. You can also have fun dog-sledding, skating, tobogganing, cross-country skiing all winter long. In the summer you can swim, boat, fish, hike, mountain bike & much, much more!
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Other Activities: Are you ready to have fun? There is so much to do in the Adirondacks that you will need to plan on more than one visit! First of all be sure to check out the Olympic Museum Site which was home to 1932 & 1980 Olympic Games including the legendary 'Miracle on Ice' hockey game in 1980. In the 1932 Rink, Sonja Henie won her second of three consecutive Olympic Figure Skating titles. Don't miss out on The Wild Center Museum and The Lake Placid Center for Arts.Now time for all the fun - In the winter - We have Bobsledding, Ice fishing, Dog-sledding, Ice Climbing, Snow Shoes, skiing, ice skating, Sleigh Rides, Tobogganing, Frozen Waterfalls, snow shoeing, ice climbing, Ski Jumping, cross-country skiing, and Adirondack Scenic Railroad.In the summer: horseback riding, swimming, gondola rides, hiking, cycling, paddling,explore protected wilderness areas with a guide, hunting, rock climbing,white water rafting, mountain biking, Santa's workshop & boating.
Golf: Of all the Lake Placid outdoor activities, golf offers the best of everything—beautiful views of the Adirondack High Peaks, fresh mountain air and friendly competition. The region boasts 13 courses, including 5 signature championship layouts that were planned by some of golf's greatest!
Places to golf within driving distance of Wilmington:
Lake Placid Club offers 45 holes of spectacular golf in the heart of the Adirondacks. Craigwood offers 18 holes of challenging rounds of golf in a spectacular setting. Whiteface Club has 18 holes this historical course is perched on the shores of beautiful lake placid offering a challenge on each and every fairway and green.
Saranac Inn offers 18 holes one of the finest maintained and challenging courses on the northeast. Saranac Lake Club has 18 holes of fun and challenging courses. Tupper Lake Golf Club sculptured at the base of Mt. Muris has lush rolling fairways with small greens. Cobble Hill Municipal Golf Course offers 18 holes a scenic course built in a mountainous area challenging but enjoyable course to play. AuSable Valley Golf Course offers 18 holes located in the Adirondack mountains affords majestic views of the surrounding country side. Wilsboro Golf Course offers 9 holes features 2,600 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 35. Westport Country Club has 18 holes and is a must play for any avid golfer acknowledged to be the 'Adirondacks Finest' is rated by the golf digests 'places to play.
Ski: Whiteface Mountain the Olympic Mountain has the greatest vertical drop at 3,430 feet east of the Rockie mountains and trails for everyone in your family. This is where the worlds best come to train and compete. Take a moment to take in the views of the surrounding Adirondack mountains.
Whiteface offers 86 trails, acres to ski 283 including 35 in-bounds, also 53 acres of tree skiing. The longest run the 'Wilmington Trail' at 2.1 miles(total skiing and riding over 22 miles). Whiteface skiing offers private lessons, kids campus(bears den nursery,play -n- ski program,junior adventure,future medalist,cloudspitter club, cloudspitter teen club,teen experience), adult snow-sports school(adult beginner,snow-boomers club,class lessons), adaptive programs, terrain park.The slides a series of steep narrow chutes are open when ski patrol deems them safe this is an expert only terrain. Whiteface offers 6 restaurants to grab a bite and relax in. Need to update your ski apparel head to the gift shop.