Whiteface Mountain Veterans' Memorial Highway

5021 SR 86
Wilmington, NY 12997- Map It
(518) 946-2223

AAA Editor Notes

Whiteface Mountain Veterans' Memorial Highway, 3.5 mi. w. via SR 431, is a 5-mile macadam road leading to a parking area near the summit of Whiteface Mountain. The 4,867-foot summit is reached by a .2-mile hiking trail or by an unusual electric elevator set in the cone of the peak. Wear proper footwear and warm clothing. On a clear day the summit house affords a view across more than 100 miles, including the St. Lawrence River and lakes Champlain and Placid. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$10 (per driver per private vehicle); $8 (each passenger).
Hours: Daily 9-4, mid-May through Columbus Day (weather permitting).