is located in Lake Placid, NY, a popular vacation destination and site of two Winter Olympic games. The Village of Lake Placid offers excellent accommodations, ranging from rustic, lakeside inns to resort hotels with golf and tennis, as well as wonderful restaurants, shops and museums. Lake Placid is dotted with Olympic venues, where international skiers, skaters and luge athletes train and compete year round.
Visitors enjoy majestic mountain views, pristine lakes and endless recreational opportunities. As a four-season destination, Lake Placid draws hikers, cyclists, triathletes, golfers, equestrians and snow sport enthusiasts. Nearby Whiteface Mountain is New York’s premier ski resort, boasting the highest vertical drop in the Eastern U.S.
Lake Placid is reached by car in five hours from either Boston or New York or two hours from the international airports in Albany or Burlington, VT. Limited scheduled service is available at the regional airport in Saranac Lake.
More about Lake Placid: http://www.lakeplacid.com
Information about recreation in the area: http://www.whiteface.com