When it comes to exploring New England, springtime simply can’t be beaten. From the beautiful mountains to the last licks of snow on the ground, the Adirondacks are already busting with life as Spring starts to bloom. When you stay at the Whiteface Lodge, you’ll be greeted with everything you could ask for in a place to stay during your time in the Adirondacks. This Lake Placid lodge is inspired by the classic log cabin and will allow you to cozy up in this beautiful wooded mountain town. A stay at the Whiteface Lodge includes cabin-inspired accommodations, a private spa and pool, and plenty of on-site activities that change with the seasons. And when you’re ready to leave the lodge, you can expect plenty of spring activities to enjoy in the Lake Placid area.
Explore the Outdoors on Foot or Bike
There truly is no better way to celebrate the arrival of Spring than to spend some time outdoors. Out of all the Spring activities, hiking or biking your way through the mountains is a great way to really get a feel for the area’s nature. If you’re planning a trip to the Lake Placid area, you’re in luck. With plenty of family-friendly trails to explore, you’ll have plenty of wilderness to experience by foot or mountain bike during your time in the Adirondacks. There are trails in the area for every level, but you can’t go wrong with hiking sections of the Jackrabbit Trail, a 125-mile long trail that passes through the entire Adirondack area.
Try Your Hand at Whitewater Rafting
While this Spring activity isn’t for everyone, whitewater rafting in the Adirondacks is a unique experience you won’t get anywhere else. Now that the Upstate New York snow is melting, this is the perfect time to explore the rivers! You’ll be able to go with a guide so that you feel safe out on the water, meaning you get to experience this spring activity to its fullest, even if it’s your first time!
Upstate New York’s Spring Downhill Skiing
There truly is nothing like skiing in the Adirondacks, and when you’re so close to Whiteface Mountain, there’s no better place to do it! This is a signature Spring activity in the Lake Placid area, and when you ski here, you’ll be skiing where the pros did during the 1980 Winter Olympics. Spring skiing means sunshine as well as snow, so strap on your skis, or grab your snowboard and hit the slopes to experience one of the most popular Spring activities in the Adirondacks.
Spending springtime in the Adirondacks is a unique experience. With plenty of Spring activities to enjoy in the area, you can guarantee a trip filled with outdoor adventure and exploration when you stay at the Whiteface Lodge. And when you’ve had your fill of the outdoors, the Whiteface Lodge will welcome you home to their cozy cabin-inspired rooms and plenty of dining options. And once you’ve experienced Lake Placid in the Spring, you’ll find yourself wanting to return for Summer, Fall, and Winter too!