Sign in to check out Check out as guest . Item Information. Randonnée au Sommet de Whiteface Mountain est un sentier aller-retour de 10.1 miles très fréquenté situé près de Wilmington, État de New York. Whiteface Mountain at 4867 feet is ranked fifth in height, of the the "46ers", and first in development. Whiteface is often climbed with Esther Mountain, another High Peak. This trail takes you to the summit of Whiteface Mountain. As you trace the mountain’s contours—soaring over streams, ski trails, steep rock faces and thick forests—the beauty of the Adirondacks reveals itself. These dates are subject to change at Whiteface's discretion based on weather and snowfall. We took the gondola up Little Whiteface Mountain on Wednesday. Only two hours away from the city, Whiteface Mountain perfectly combines everything you want in a hike: challenging (but not impossible) terrain, multiple trail options, unbelievable views, and private areas at the summit. Hi/Low, RealFeel®, precip, radar, & everything you need to be ready for the day, commute, and weekend! Whiteface is the fifth highest peak in the state. Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway An eight-mile trip from the crossroads in Wilmington, the Whiteface Veterans Memorial Highway will give you access to the summit of the fifth highest mountain in the Adirondacks. This is a current view of Whiteface in New York’s Adirondack Mountains. Whiteface Mountain (summit) Pinnacle State Park. Esther, the 28th highest peak standing at 4,239 feet, sits in the shadow of Whiteface. Whiteface Mountain is the fifth-highest mountain in the U.S. state of New York, and one of the High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains. Le sentier offre plusieurs activités et est accessible toute l'année. Set apart from most of the other High Peaks, the summit offers a 360-degree view of the Adirondacks and clear-day glimpses of Vermont and even Canada, where the skyscrapers of Montreal, 80 miles (130 km) away, can be seen on a very clear day. Ledge Rock at Whiteface (2-3 Star Motel) As the only motel located directly across from Whiteface Mountain, you can’t beat its proximity to the best ski slopes in the USA’s east for winter visits. Whiteface Mountain 5021 Route 86 Wilmington, NY 12997 Get Directions (518) 946-2223 (877) SKI-FACE Snow Report Lodge 8:00a - 4:30p (Mon–Fri) RFID Direct-to-Lift Gates Whiteface, Gore, and Belleayre are excited to introduce RFID ticketing and lift access! Many property amenities include a … The ski season at Whiteface Mountain is typically November to mid-April, but depends on spring snowfall. Though we usually climb mountains, this beautiful drive to the top is the perfect way for anyone to see the beautiful Adirondack High Peaks. Whiteface Mountain from ASRC is a 7.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Wilmington, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. Condition: Used. The official opening and closing dates for Whiteface, New York for current and past seasons. 0" Snowfall. Whiteface Mountain is the fifth highest peak among the 46 high peaks of the Adirondack region, standing 4,867 feet above sea level. 14°F. I'm not sure why there's no separate "attraction" review for the Little Whiteface Mountain and the Cloudsplitter Gondola, but beware not to confuse both. Whiteface Mountain: A summit without the work! Mt. Whiteface is the fifth highest peak in New York, and is one of the 46 Adirondack High Peaks. One can drive to the top in air-conditioned comfort and then take an elevator the last 300 feet (27 stories) to the top. The eight-passenger Cloudsplitter Gondola carries you from the Main Base Lodge to the summit of Little Whiteface Mountain in fifteen minutes. Estimated dates are based on historical averages or advice from the resort. Weather. The image reloads every minute, so hit refresh to get the latest view. Snow Reports. Contact wcmay@albany.edu 251 Fuller Road Albany, NY, 12203 This website is a product of the XCITE Lab. September 22 - New York - Whiteface Mountain Uphill Race - 7.5 miles - 3500' ascent October 27 - California - Palm Springs Tram Road Challenge - 3.7 miles - 2000' ascent The list above is not a complete list but rather a sampling of some great sub-ultra distance road and trail races featuring lots of vertical climb or climb & descent. Because there is a road to the summit of Whiteface Mountain, this trail gets little traffic. webcams + Trail Map + Advertisement. After about two miles, the trail levels out. - See 1,224 traveler reviews, 1,137 candid photos, and great deals for Wilmington, NY, at Tripadvisor. (May take several seconds to load) Perched high atop an iconic summit of the Adirondack Mountains, nestled among the krummholz and alpine tundra, and carved from the granite of the mountain itself, is a historically unique and state-of-the-art scientific research station. Whiteface is separated from 44 of the other high peaks, standing seemingly alone to the northeast of Lake Placid. Get the forecast for today, tonight & tomorrow's weather for Whiteface Mountain Resort, NY. 15" Snow Depth. The summit of Whiteface offers 360 degree views that span as far as Canada and Vermont on clear days. Snow Report. The highest elevation for skiing is 4,650 feet at The Slides (described below). Overview Whiteface mountain is a steep, heavily wooded mountain in northern Vermont that somehow still manages to offer some views from it's summit and slopes. Once on top the view is breathtaking. Length 7.2 mi Elevation gain 3,143 ft Route type Out & Back LAKE PLACID, N.Y. ---The New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) managed ski areas and all its venues will suspend operation at the close of today, Sunday, March 15.Closures include all Nordic and Alpine ski resorts; Mt. It was home to the six alpine ski events in the 1980 winter Olympics. Whiteface Mountain Resort cams. Top Snowfall. Location. This is a 7.2 mile hike round trip that takes roughly 7 to 8 hours to complete in winter conditions. At the summit, there are a few things you don’t often find atop a peak: a castle built from native stone, a restaurant and gift shop, an elevator carved deep inside the mountain top itself, and a truly spectacular 360-degree, panoramic view of unparalleled beauty. Whiteface Mountain a popular ski resort with the greatest vertical east of the Rockies. *NOTE*Be aware of heavy winds and frigid temperatures on the summit and along the upper ridgeline. A visit to the Adirondacks is not complete without a … The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, and downhill skiing. English (US) Resorts. You can see the mountain make its own clouds, watch winter storms, and then look at the view from the summit on our twin Whiteface Summit Cam. Full view. Weather Underground provides local & long-range weather forecasts, weatherreports, maps & tropical weather conditions for the Whiteface Mountain area. The proximity allows you to do this hike in a day, or make a weekend out of it and spend some time in Lake Placid. ORDA Suspends Operations of Ski Resorts & Lake Placid Olympic Venues . Snow Summit, California Snowshoe, West Virginia Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation, Colorado ... Whiteface (Olympic Regional Development Authority) UTAH. 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