The Cliffside Coaster opens for summer 2024 on May 17th!
Ride the longest coaster in North America! The Cliffside Coaster follows the path of Olympic history. Our coaster puts you in the driver’s seat of the 1980 Olympic Sliding Track for a ride where you control the speed through sharp corners, cliffside banks and long winding track. Experience the inspiring Olympic history of Lake Placid Sliding for yourself. You’ll love it so much you’ll want to race again!
For the most up to date info on Mt Van Hoevenberg operations please visit our Daily Update page.
|Attractions & Activities||Schedule Late Fall||Adult 13+||Junior|
9+ 52" or taller
Open Dec 22-23
& Dec 26-Jan 1
belay, boulder, traverse
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Olympic Legacy Tour|
bus & walking
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
On the Hour
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|For the most up to date info on Mt Van Hoevenberg operations, visit our Daily Update page. Reservations are strongly recommended.|
Tickets for the Cliffside Coaster are time- and date-specific. Each can hold one adult and one additional child. 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.
- Drivers must be at least 9 years old and 52″ tall
- Passengers must be at least 3 years old and 36″ tall
- 18 years old to ride with a passenger
- The maximum weight per cart is 300 lbs
The Cliffside Coaster 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
Cliffside Coaster 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 have booked is canceled due to inclement weather, our staff will make every effort to reschedule your reservation (or provide a refund if we are unable to reschedule).
For 7 or more guests
Cliffside Coaster tickets may be purchased for up to six people in a single online order. When you go through the purchase path, you’ll be asked to Sign In/Create Your Account using your email address. Afterward, you’ll need to enter guest information for each Cliffside Coaster driver and passenger (where applicable). The associated guests you add to your online account should be within your same household to ensure a smooth login and purchase experience with any future orders.
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.