New York, East Coast USA
- FREE NYC stopover included
- Greatest vertical drop east of the Rockies
- All-inclusive ski package included
- Stay in Lake Placid, an Olympic ski town
Why choose this resort?
Whiteface stands as one of the High Peaks of the Adirondacks with the greatest vertical of all the east coast resorts. Your group will have access to 288 acres of skiable terrain offering a stunning array of pristine runs and uncrowded pistes. Whiteface pulls together all the elements of a traditional North American ski resort with legendary lakes, verdant forests and unrivalled hospitality. The Lake Placid base offers groups lodge options with panoramic views and a selection of exciting après activities.
On the slopes
While Whiteface is a firm favourite with experienced skiers and snowboarders there are plenty of runs for those new to the slopes. 20% of the resort’s 87 runs are dedicated to providing beginners with gentle green slopes to master the snowplough turns. Intermediates will appreciate the 42% of blue trails designed to cater for those stepping up and seeking a challenge. The advanced skiers in your group won’t feel left out with the remaining runs providing enough challenges to keep them occupied all week. There is an effective system of 11 lifts in place to whisk your group to the slopes in minutes. The Cloudsplitter Gondola transports you from the Main Base Lodge to the top of Little Whiteface in 15 minutes. With a 98% snowmaking capability across the resort, Whiteface offers a great option for your next school ski trip to the USA.
|London to New York||7 hours 30 mins|
|New York to Whiteface||5 hours|
Just the name Lake Placid is enough to conjure up snow-draped images and tales of daring from the Winter Olympics and if you're hoping to take your school party into the village that once housed athletes from around the globe then right here is where you do it.
Lake Placid has a wealth of après-ski options including curling, ice skating, cinema, bowling and range of shops. School groups have the chance to stay in the Olympic Village where students can marvel at the memorabilia that adorns the Olympic Museum.
- Bobsled parties
- Ice skating on the Olympic rink
- Shopping in Lake Placid
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