This Gondola Ride Through New York’s Mountains Will Leave You In Awe

Have you ever wanted to enjoy the views of New York’s tallest mountains, but weren’t quite up for the strenuous hike they might entail? Well, we may have found the perfect solution for you. The charming village of Lake Placid is home to our state’s 5th highest mountain and also, one pretty unbelievable gondola ride. Hold onto your seats, this adventure isn’t for the faint-hearted!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Interesting in seeing what it’s like to enjoy a ride on the Cloudsplitter? Watch this video of the ride below!

Interested in exploring more of Whiteface? Check out why we think this epic mountain will completely drop your jaw, here.