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Welcome to High Peaks Resort's official blog, where we'll share with you the best places to go and things to do during your stay in the Adirondacks. On top of all of our resort amenities, the Adirondacks are home to six-million-acres of wilderness – we want to help you explore the best of it during your stay at High Peaks Resort. Read below for our latest updates from your trusty crew at The Compass.

Celebrate the Olympic 40th Anniversary this Presidents Week
Jan. 6, 2020
Lake Placid in celebrating the 40th anniversary of the 1980 Winter Olympic Games and you're invited to join the party.
Experience a Winter Weekend in Lake Placid
people kicksledding on Mirror Lake in Lake Placid
Dec. 13, 2019
With unlimited outdoor recreation, a quintessential Main Street, and a unique mix of places to eat, Lake Placid is the perfect location for a winter adventure or a relaxing escape. Check out our winter weekend itinerary ideas and start planning your trip today.
Iconic Winter Events & Activities
People standing around a lit Christmas tree
Oct. 18, 2019
Whether it's holiday magic or a historic tradition of winter sports, Lake Placid gives you a reason to revel in the season all winter long.
Fall Hikes for Every Level of Hiker
Dog walking along a trail in the woods
Sep. 30, 2019
Fall in the Adirondacks is cool and quiet, with landscapes that burst with color, beauty, and allure. It's the perfect time of year to go on a hike and, lucky you, the Adirondacks are home to over 2,000 miles of trails for all abilities.
Experience the Perfect “Skip Generation” Vacation When You Stay at High Peaks Resort in Lake Placid
grandfather and grandson hiking boots
Jul. 11, 2019
Grandparents Unite! Take your grandkids on vacation in Lake Placid and stay at the High Peaks Resort.