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Skiing in Upstate New York
Home of two of the Jewels of the Northeast; Gore Mountain
& Whiteface Mountain. From North Creek to Lake Placid, there are thousands
of wonderful Cross Country Ski Trails!
Ski Magazine gives Whiteface Mountain
and Lake Placid #1 Ranking Again! Best Ski Resort in the Eastern
At Whiteface Mountain, you'll find some of the best alpine skiing and
snowboarding in North America. It has the greatest vertical drop this side of
the Rockies and is the only ski area in the East to have hosted the Olympic Winter
Elevation: 1,200 feet
Summit Elevation: 4,867 feet
Top Lift Elevation:
Vertical Drop: 3,350 feet (Biggest in the East)
Cloudsplitter Gondola: 7.5 minutes from the base to the top of Little
Snowmaking: 97% - does not include
Terrain: One-third each of most difficult, more difficult, easiest
Half Pipe: 425 feet, International FIS Specs
Hours: 8:30 am to 4 pm daily
First opened: 1957
The Slides: 35 acres (open conditions permitting) Experts
Operated by: New York State Olympic Regional
here for directions to Whiteface Mountain
Mid-November through Mid-April. 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Weekends until the end of
Elevations: Base 1,500 feet; Summit 3,600 feet
Vertical Drop: 2,100
Longest Run: 2.9 miles
Snowfall: 150 inches per year
Skiable Acres: 292
Terrain: 10% beginner, 60% intermediate, 30% expert
Snowmaking: 95% coverage, water supply from the Hudson River
Lifts: 9 total-
New 8 passenger Northwoods Gondola, 2 Quads, 1 Highspeed Triple (The Adirondack
Express), 3 Doubles, 2 Surface lifts.
Services: Two Lodges: Main Base Lodge
with dining, Ski & Snowboard School, mountain patrol, nursery, rental shop,
accessory and clothing shop, lounge, administration, ticketing; Saddle Lodge at
mid-mountain with food service.
Location: Route 28 and Peaceful Valley Road,
North Creek, NY, 21 miles off I-87
Phone Number: Mountain Offices, (518) 251-2411;
Snow report, (800) 342-1234
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Placid, New York
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With hundreds of miles of beautiful backcountry ski trails, cross country skiers
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Trail and Interconnect Pass:
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This western New York family ski area is blessed with an average
of 275 inches of natural snow each winter. Ski five slopes, all named after delicious
treats including "Jelly Roll" and "Macaroon."
Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York, is operated by the Olympic
Regional Development Authority and is located in the country's largest state park.
With 62 trails, nine lifts and a 2,100-foot vertical drop, Gore offers skiing
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are also available.
Peak Mountain Resort
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Located in the Catskill Mountains in Monticello, New
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Hollow Ski Club
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'n Peak Resort
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Family skiing memories await at this ski area located near
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Titus Mountain is in the foothills of the Adirondacks near Malone,
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