Overview

Closed for the Summer Season, tickets for winter rides during our Holiday periods Dec 26 – Jan 1, 2024, Jan 13-15, 2024, Feb 17-25, 2024, on sale soon.

Come experience this one-of-a-kind action sport for yourself! Cruise down the track like our world-class athletes, reaching speeds over 50 miles per hour. Zoom around banked turns on our almost mile long track. You’ll live the adventure, the Bobsled Experience in Lake Placid is one of the few locations on earth where you can participate in this fast and furious sport. Adrenaline seekers and families alike will relish this once in a lifetime experience!

Attractions & ActivitiesSchedule FallAdult 13+Junior
Cliffside Coaster
9+ 52" or taller
Fri-Wed
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
$55+$10
w/adult
Bobsled Experience
9+ 52" or taller
Closed
Open Dec 22-24
& Dec 20-Jan 1
$125$125
Climbing Center
belay, boulder, traverse
Wed-Sun
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
$15
per hour
$10
per hour
Olympic Legacy Tour
bus & walking
Open Daily
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
On the Hour
$15$10
Biking
trail pass
Open Daily
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
$10$10
Biking Rental
27.5+ | 24+ | 20+
Open Daily
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
$38$25
Discover Luge
lesson
Sat-Sun
12:00 pm & 2:00 pm
$65$65
Discover XC Biking
lesson & rental
Sat-Sun
11:00 am & 2:00 pm
$65$65
Discover Biathlon
lesson & bike rental

Presented by Ariens
Sat-Sun
1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
$65$65
Discover Biathlon
lesson range only

Presented by Ariens
Daily
Fri-Tue
1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
$22n/a
Trail RunningOpen Daily
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
freefree
HikingOpen Daily
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
freefree
For the most up to date info on Mt Van Hoevenberg operations, visit our Daily Update page. Reservations are strongly recommended.

Tickets for the Bobsled Experience are time- and date-specific. Each bobsled can hold up to 3 passengers. Please review our ride requirements tab in advance of your ticket purchase. Plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early for check-in.

FOR LARGER GROUPS (7 OR MORE)
Bobsled Experience tickets may be purchased for up to six people in a single order. If you are looking to purchase tickets for more than six people and/or for multiple households, you’ll need to make separate purchases (one per household, up to 6 people total), or feel free to complete our Reservation Request Form.

Ride Requirements

  • First and Second Passenger must be at least 9 years old and 52 inches tall.
  • Third Passenger must be at least 13 years old and 52 inches tall.
  • The maximum weight per passenger is 300 lbs.

The Bobsled Experience is a high-speed ride that features many sudden twists and turns, which may cause participants to be jolted throughout the ride. For your protection, this ride is not recommended for guests with head, neck, or bone injuries, recent surgery, heart trouble, high blood pressure, heart conditions, or guest who are pregnant.

Required AOR

For Online Reservations

Plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early at the Mountain Pass Lodge to check in for the Bobsled Experience. Your start time will be within the one-hour time block you selected at the time of purchase. You’ll need your ticket either printed or on your saved on your mobile device for scanning at check-in.


In Case of Inclement Weather

Bobsled Experience availability is weather-dependent. Even with advanced reservations, please check our Daily Update to confirm there are no closures due to inclement weather.

Daily Update »

If the session you booked is canceled due to inclement weather, our staff will make every effort to reschedule your reservation (or provide a refund if we cannot reschedule).


FOR LARGER GROUPS (7 OR MORE)
Bobsled Experience tickets may be purchased for up to six people in a single order. If you are looking to purchase tickets for more than six people and/or for multiple households, you’ll need to make separate purchases (one per household, up to 6 people total), or feel free to complete our Reservation Request Form here.