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“Good opening hike” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Mount Van Hoevenberg

Mount Van Hoevenberg
Lake Placid, NY
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Ranked #5 of 11 Attractions in Lake Placid
Type: Cross-country Ski Areas, Outdoors
Activities: Cross-country skiing, Skiing
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Owner description: Mount Van Hoevenberg is the starting point for 31 miles of beautiful cross-country trails that have seen both Olympic and World Cup competition.
Alexandria, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Good opening hike”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

Hiked the back side since Mt. Jo parking was full. Nice hike, good views from the top.

Visited June 2012
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“wonderful experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

though the snow cover was limited during president,s week, we still found a number of well-covered trails. lots to discover, beautiful views, presence of patrollers was reassuring.

Visited February 2012
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Clarksville, Ind.
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Awesome venue for awesome bobsled races!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

I came to Mt. Van Hoevenberg to watch a bobsled race for the first time. The track is amazing, and it is run quite well. I enjoyed my time there thoroughly, and you will, too!

Visited February 2012
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Westfield, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“world bobsled championships”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

We got lucky and got to see a little bit of the world championships for bobsledding,skeleton..etc. We were right there next to the track and got to meet the atheles. Firework display great for the kids right after the event

Visited February 2012
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Schenectady, New York
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86 reviews 86 reviews
30 attraction reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
“World Bobsled and Skelaton”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Loved the speed and the competition from competitors around the world

Visited February 2012
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