Whiteface Mountain

New York News
11:30 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

NY College Student Dies Snowboarding At Whiteface

Whiteface and Esther Mountains seen from Jay Ridge
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Authorities say a 22-year-old college student from western New York has died in a snowboarding accident at an Adirondack ski area.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

Natural History Museum Plans Winter Mountaintop Webcast

Whiteface Mountain
Credit Mwanner/Wikipedia Commons

The Wild Center plans to broadcast a live webcast  from the summit of Whiteface Mountain Saturday with naturalists and atmospheric scientists to show the extremes of winter on the Adirondack peak.

Whiteface Mountain is known for its Olympic ski center. It is the only Adirondack High Peak with a road to its summit.  And it is the only Adirondack Mountain that hosts a scientific field station.

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