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Media Advisory: Lake Placid Winter 2014 Event Season Schedule

Mar 10, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

orda-black-and-white.jpgLake Placid, N.Y. --- Below is a rundown of many of the events on ORDA's winter 2014 events' calendar for your planning purposes. Dates and schedules are subject to change. March 10-15 - Lake Placid, N.Y. and Wilmington, N.Y. will play host to the 2014 United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) National ChampionshipTM. The five-day long event brings together athletes from ...

Media Advisory: Lake Placid Olympic Parade Honoring Athletes from The Sochi Winter Games on March 16

Mar 4, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

In the tradition of the two-time Winter Olympic village, Lake Placid will pay tribute to its returning athletes who competed last month in Sochi, Russia Lake Placid, N.Y. - WHO: Many 2014 Winter Olympians, highlighted by bronze medal winner Erin Hamlin (luge), double bronze medalists Steve Holcomb and Steve Langton (bobsled), and silver medalist Andrew Weibrecht (alpine skiing). Other ...

Winter Wonderland to Winter Wanderland

Feb 26, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

St. Patrick’s Day Parade, GoshenHang onto your mittens, winter's winding down in Orange County, but not the fun! Hudson Valley, N.Y. - The snowy landscape will soon be refreshing Orange County's beautiful lakes and rivers as it melts, but winter white is expected to cloak the ski slopes at Tuxedo Ridge and Mount Peter for much of March. Hurry and get in that last month of lessons or practice runs. As temperatures rise, you ...

Gore Mountain Welcomes Athletes for FIS Men's Giant Slalom

Feb 12, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

A Super G racer on the newly homologated Echo trail3 Premier Race Events to be Hosted on FIS-Certified Echo Trail North Creek, N.Y. - Gore Mountain will be hosting the first of three major race events on the Echo trail Thursday & Friday, as a full field of 140 athletes gather for the FIS Men's Giant Slalom February 13-14.  Participants include skiers from throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe.  Other upcoming events include the ...

President's Style Torchlight Bash at Belleayre

Feb 12, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

belleayre-logo.gifHighmount, N.Y. ---The snow is fantastic and there is more in the forecast for the upcoming week at Belleayre Mountain. The snowguns have been blasting around the clock and the groomers have been out every night making tons of corduroy for perfect skiing each day! If you are at home sitting around you have no idea what you are missing out on the slopes! Get set on Feb. 15 for a jam packed ...

Whiteface Lake Placid Winter Challenge is Now Underway

Feb 4, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

orda-black-and-white.jpgLake Placid, N.Y. --- Once every four years the world comes together to watch the best athletes on the planet compete and challenge one another in their quest for winter Olympic glory. Here in Lake Placid, N.Y., the public can test their skills in the Whiteface Lake Placid Winter Challenge from Feb. 6-23. In Lake Placid, known worldwide as the "Winter Sports Capital of the World," the Olympic ...

January is Learn a Snowsport Month in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County

Jan 15, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGSki, Ride, Stay & Save in New York's Adventure Capital this Winter Greene County, N.Y. - In the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County, winter is a time of adventure, when families and friends, beginners and experts, students and seniors, gather to spend the day skiing and riding at Hunter and Windham Mountains - two of New York State's top alpine ski resorts offering January deals ...

2014 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Button Design Released

Jan 3, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

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Saranac Lake, N.Y. – “Doonesbury” cartoonist Garry Trudeau has released his button design for the 2014 Saranac Lake Winter Carnival.

Using the Winter Carnival’s designated theme “Celtic Carnival,” Trudeau’s illustration shows “Doonesbury” character Duke playing the bagpipes.  Trudeau, who was raised in Saranac Lake, has been creating the Winter Carnival button design ...

Adirondack Snowmobiling Trails Offer Winter Adventure in Northern New York

Jan 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

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Adirondack Region, N.Y. –  Earlier this week, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s launched a new I Snowmobile NY campaign from the Tug Hill Plateau, which receives some of the state’s deepest snowfalls, to promote New York’s extensive network of snowmobiling trails.

Home to hundreds of miles of snowmobiling trails ...

Celebrate the Sochi Games in Lake Placid

Jan 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

be-lake-placid-adksusa-c.jpgLake Placid, Adirondacks USA - The 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be staged in Sochi, Russia, but Lake Placid will celebrate its Olympic heritage in the Adirondacks this winter!

“We want to ensure that residents and visitors this January and February will be immersed in the incredible spirit of international competition that always permeates the atmosphere in Lake Placid,” said Lake Placid ...

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