Nordic Skier

World-Class Nordic Skiing in the Adirondacks

The Cross Country and Biathlon trails at Mt Van Hoevenberg opened for the 1980 Olympic Games. Our trails held their place as a world-class destination in Nordic Sports. We have 55 km of trails that are groomed to perfection every day of the week. Our professional staff treats each day as if we are both hosting the Olympic Games and welcoming you in for a cozy chat. At Mt Van Hoevenber, enjoy the ideal ski experience no matter your ability. You are our daily priority. From your first time making tracks with our skilled instructors to our Olympians in training. MVH offers something for everyone. We regularly stage major national and international skiing events and offer ample event viewing from our lodge and stadium. We bost 55 km of trails that exceed the expectations of all who ski them. With world-class athletes to recreational visitors, our Nordic trails, toasty fires, and slope side treats provide you with one of a kind recreational experiences in Lake Placid.


Cross Country Ski Trails

The Olympic Cross Country ski trails of Mt Van Hoevenberg have delighted individuals, couples, and families for over 35 years. Trail upgrades and world-class grooming on 55 km of rolling Adirondack terrain are a hallmark of our Olympic legacy. Skiers have always found trails fit for the Olympians inside them, no matter their ability. Step into a pair of skis or snowshoes, breathe in the fresh, crisp air, and follow our path through the snowy woods. Trails that have led athletes, like local Bill Demong Gold and Silver Medalist in the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games to Olympic glory.