Lake Placid: “The Best Day on Nordic Skis in Two Years!”

Lake Placid: “The Best Day on Nordic Skis in Two Years!”

Fun, fun, fun on the Olympic ski trails at Mt. Van Hoevenberg.   The Adirondack Mountains are covered in snow! Tuesday’s Nor’easter dumped 8+ inches of snow here at 2,200 feet outside the Village of Lake Placid, and more, much more, in the high...
Ziggy’s Adirondack Ski Report

Ziggy’s Adirondack Ski Report

Fortunately for all of us, Ziggy talked me into a neighborhood reconnaissance ski yesterday. The temperature had warmed to minus three (-3); with such balmy conditions beckoning, I couldn’t resist. After rain and then stupid cold temperatures, I did not hold...
Telemark Tuesday in the Adirondacks – All About Ones on 1-11-11

Telemark Tuesday in the Adirondacks – All About Ones on 1-11-11

Today’s Telemark Tuesday post was supposed to be a live blog from the number one ski spot in the East, Whiteface Mountain, but I overestimated my mobile blogging capabilities. Despite the technological glitch, today was a delightful, blue bird day at the Olympic...
Adirondack Ski And Eye Candy Report

Adirondack Ski And Eye Candy Report

It is a beauty day in the Adirondacks. Twenty-two degrees and the sky is a brightAdirondack blue. It is tough not to be exuberant. After a long, busy, and wonderful week, a weekend of extended Adirondack skiing awaits. Skiing of all kinds; groomed cross-country,...
The New York Times Loves the Adirondacks Too!

The New York Times Loves the Adirondacks Too!

Here’s some excellent news - the New York Times featured Whiteface Mountain and the Adirondacks recently in their special Ski Guide Travel Section. They say, “Ten miles from Whiteface lies the village of Lake Placid, which the ski industry magazines often...
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