Herb Brooks Arena, Lake Placid, NY
|Herb Brooks Arena|
|Location||Lake Placid, NY|
|Distance from RPI||134 mi.|
|Venue name||Herb Brooks Arena|
Lake Placid is best known as the home to two Olympic Winter Games, in 1932 and 1980. The famous "Miracle on Ice" game between the United States and the Soviet Union was played on the ice of what is now known as Herb Brooks Arena on February 22, 1980.
Where to stay
What to do
Most of the facilities from the Winter Olympics are still there, and there are many options for food, shopping, and wandering on Main St.
- March 14-16, 2002 (ECAC Championship): Men's hockey vs. Dartmouth (W 2-1), vs. Cornell (L 0-3), and vs. Clarkson (W 4-3)
- October 30, 2010 (Halloween Faceoff): Men's hockey vs. Union (T 3-3)
- December 10, 2011