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Cascade Cross Country Center

4833 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946-4113
+1 518-523-9605
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Dependable snow, friendly staff and good food and beer

We've been here many times and have always enjoyed the skiing and food. We've rented equipment and... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Bruce C
Summertown, Tennessee
You'll enjoy your visit

Enjoyed the nice trails, friendly staff, quaint bar and good lunch on a great back deck. Bought... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
New York
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4833 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946-4113
+1 518-523-9605
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

We've been here many times and have always enjoyed the skiing and food. We've rented equipment and skied every trail. The pub is bright and open and always busy. Bring your own or eat in. Well equipped apparel and equipment shop. Good lessons for the...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Enjoyed the nice trails, friendly staff, quaint bar and good lunch on a great back deck. Bought some great equipment. Lodge has character and welcoming fireplace. Rentals are available and check their website or Facebook page for their monthly Farm to Table dinners with music...More

Thank KAM
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Two years ago my husband and I took our first cross country ski lesson at Cascade. It was a great experience. This year my husband bought skis from Cascade and we went skiing there last week when the weather had been warm then cold again....More

Thank erogerscello
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Neat experience our family enjoyed! Needs to be more organized (instructor was late, not smooth transition between stages, not enough staff) We loved the cross country skiing with the lesson and trying the shooting was fun for all ages (young children can try with paintball)....More

Thank newcastlefamily2017
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I usually ski on the many Forest Preserve trails in the area, but if the snow is low or you need to rent skis, this is a good option. Friendly staff and interesting trails with some grooming, and the pass is inexpensive.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Cascade Ski Center is more than a ski center. A cozy bar and dining lodge that attracts as many locals as visitors is found with great views and a fun vibe. If the locals go, you know it is genuine good food and drink at...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was a beautiful location just outside of town. Many trails both beginner and challenging. Friendly staff and gorgeous scenery. A great experience!

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Mo was so helpful and sweet she made sure we were well oriented with our equipment and trails . Lunch was delicious - great beer and cider selection. Beginners beware the small hills down to the trails . We had fun x country skiing AND...More

Thank ssormada
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I was there when there wasn't much snow so the conditions weren't great but it seems like in general, this is a basic, down-to-earth style cross country ski center, not like the higher-end, highly groomed other local x-country ski centers for the college athletes. The...More

2  Thank Maribeth A
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Did this for the first time and loved it! Nice laid back family-friendly attraction, ideal for beginners like me. Not too difficult and felt great at the end. Definitely recommend it.

Thank Sue B
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