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Bobsled and Luge Complex

Lake Placid, NY
+1 518-523-4436
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Came here as part of the Olympic passport ticket. We chose not to partake in the bobsled run ($70... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Don K
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Luge and bobsled are cool

When visiting Lake Placid, you should check this out. You can even do a bobsled run at times (kind... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Eric P
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Take an exhilarating ride on a bobsled at this former event site for the 1980 Winter Olympic Games.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here as part of the Olympic passport ticket. We chose not to partake in the bobsled run ($70 pp). Took the included tour and it turned out to be really informative. The tour guide was very knowledgeable(didn't get his name). The facts he stated...More

Thank Don K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When visiting Lake Placid, you should check this out. You can even do a bobsled run at times (kind of pricey). It is impressive. You will want to see both bobsled and luge. This might mean two visits.

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the few bobsled runs in the world so don't miss this. We were able to walk a portion of the track - very cool!

Thank TripsterCT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great sight to visit for a piece of Olympic history. It us even more fun when you sign up for the bobsled experience. My family loved it...quite a rush. It is a great sight to visit.

Thank Dollface23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here and spent the $9 per person to take the tour bus with our baby. We were told in the office e to go stand at the top of the walkway to be picked up within 10-15 minutes. After 35 minutes and no...More

Thank KPV8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The bobsled experience is awesome. The team is very safety conscious but they definitely tear it up at 50 miles per hour. I brought my GoPro and the driver attached it to his helmet for a first class video. The 45 second ride is better...More

Thank dctraveldad1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So much fun for the whole family! We had a fantastic time & everyone from my youngest (8) to my husband (40) enjoyed the ride.

Thank cfoleym
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped at the Bobsled and Luge Complex while on our honeymoon. Team USA members were practicing and the Complex let us up to watch for free. It wasn't busy at all, save for what looked like just family members cheering on...More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It costs about $90 and it only lasts about a minute...but at least you can always tell your friends you rode a real bobsled down a real Olympic Bobsled track. They use a modified sled that has 3 pax ,a driver ,of course and a...More

Thank 1StarVoyager
Reviewed 5 May 2017

My husband and I on separate occasions have done the bobsled run and it is well worth the cost of risking your life and a chunk of your pay check to take a ride. It is very quickly over but where else in the world...More

Thank travellingmom2015
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senior067
is this open in summer with roller sled?
22 March 2017|
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Response from elma1234 | Reviewed this property |
I apologize, im not sure as we visited in winter
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BigBear90
Are you able to record the Bobsled with a GoPro? Many thanks
17 January 2017|
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Response from Lydia A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, my son wore one on his helmet during the ride... It did however pop off and luckily landed in my lap behind him! Enjoy it!
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Holly N
Can you ride the bobsled in the winter? Or does it only run in summer months.
18 September 2016|
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Response from Lynn Z | Reviewed this property |
I'm actually not certain.
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