Winter, quilted with snow, lends the woods and buildings a magical quiet and beauty. Cross-country skis and snowshoes help guests find a path into a world of white, while on the frozen lake, skating, curling and ice fishing are iconic pleasures.
Inside The Point, winter is warm and welcoming, with blazing fires, old movies, mulled wines, darts and pool, and good company
This village was host to the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics, and offers a wide array of activities, from downhill skiing at the legendary Whiteface Mountain to the only public bobsled and luge runs in the country. The great athletes of the world come to practice at Lake Placid, and their games and rehearsals are often open to the public.