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Families will love:

  • Mirror Lake
  • Cute downtown area
  • Winter Olympics sites

Lake Placid, New York, is the most popular destination in the Adirondacks -- especially since the Winter Olympics have been hosted here twice -- first in 1932 and again in 1980. (It's rumored the games will return to the region in 2026.)

Much of Lake Placid remains centered on the winter games, with popular attractions including the Olympic Ski Jump Complex, Bobsled ... more
Lake Placid, New York, is the most popular destination in the Adirondacks -- especially since the Winter Olympics have been hosted here twice -- first in 1932 and again in 1980. (It's rumored the games will return to the region in 2026.)

Much of Lake Placid remains centered on the winter games, with popular attractions including the Olympic Ski Jump Complex, Bobsled and Luge Complex and the Lake Placid Olympic Museum.

The town itself is also adorable, of course, with great restaurants and shopping. And there are countless ways to enjoy the beauty of the Lake Placid and the surrounding Adirondack Mountains, from hiking trails to horseback riding.

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