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High Peaks Wilderness

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285 mi 458 km of trail 6 Runs

Easy Trails 24 Trails Intermediate Trails 27 Trails Hard Trails 53 Trails
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Runs in High Peaks Wilderness - 6

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Favorite Almost to the top.
Difficult

Mt. Marcy via Van Hoevenberg Trail

14.0 mi 22.5 km • Loop • 3,101 ft Ascent 945.04 m Ascent

(23) Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite Almost to the top.
Very Difficult

Adirondack Great Range

21.0 mi 33.8 km • Point to Point • 7,334 ft Ascent 2235.5 m Ascent

(7) Keene, NY
Favorite Henderson Lake from the dam
Difficult

Indian Pass Trail

9.5 mi 15.3 km • Point to Point • 876 ft Ascent 267.14 m Ascent

(2) Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite Trail map and trail intro.
Intermediate

Mount Jo

1.9 mi 3.1 km • Loop • 657 ft Ascent 200.37 m Ascent

(7) Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite Phelps Brook Dam Pond
Difficult

Upper Works to Adk

11.8 mi 19.0 km • Point to Point • 1,516 ft Ascent 462.07 m Ascent

(2) Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite Almost to the top.
Very Difficult

Gray Peak, Mount Skylight, & Mount Marcy via Avalanche Pass

14.8 mi 23.8 km • Point to Point • 4,069 ft Ascent 1240.22 m Ascent

(1) Lake Pl…, NY

Trails in High Peaks Wilderness - 98

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4.6 mi 7.4 km #1Algonquin Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
4.6 mi 7.4 km Lake Placid, NY 14 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #2Mount Colden Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.3 km Lake Placid, NY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #3Iroquois Peak Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Lake Placid, NY
0.5 mi 0.7 km #4Sawteeth Trail
Very Difficult
Keene, NY
Very Difficult
0.5 mi 0.7 km Keene, NY
4.4 mi 7.1 km #5Pitchoff Mountain Trail
Difficult
Keene, NY
Difficult
4.4 mi 7.1 km Keene, NY
1.3 mi 2.1 km #6Van Hovenberg Mountain Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Lake Placid, NY
2.7 mi 4.3 km #7Ampersand Mountain Trail
Difficult
Saranac Lake, NY
Difficult
2.7 mi 4.3 km Saranac Lake, NY
0.2 mi 0.3 km #8SLIDE to Cascade Falls
Very Difficult
Keene, NY
Very Difficult
0.2 mi 0.3 km Keene, NY
2.2 mi 3.5 km #9Cascade Mountain Trail
Difficult
Keene, NY
Difficult
2.2 mi 3.5 km Keene, NY
4.0 mi 6.4 km #10Avalanche Pass Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
4.0 mi 6.4 km Lake Placid, NY
8.3 mi 13.4 km #11Phelps Trail
Intermediate
Keene, NY
Intermediate
8.3 mi 13.4 km Keene, NY
9.1 mi 14.7 km #12Calamity Brook Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
9.1 mi 14.7 km Lake Placid, NY
1.2 mi 2.0 km #13L. Morgan Porter Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
1.2 mi 2.0 km Lake Placid, NY
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Mount Haystack Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Lake Placid, NY
3.7 mi 6.0 km #15Street and Nye Trail
Very Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Very Difficult
3.7 mi 6.0 km Lake Placid, NY
0.5 mi 0.8 km #16Mount Skylight Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
0.5 mi 0.8 km Lake Placid, NY
2.3 mi 3.7 km #17Mt. Van Hoevenburg Trail
Intermediate
Lake Placid, NY
Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.7 km Lake Placid, NY
0.4 mi 0.6 km #18Wright Peak Trail
Very Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Very Difficult
0.4 mi 0.6 km Lake Placid, NY
2.4 mi 3.8 km #19A.W. Weld Trail
Very Difficult
Keene, NY
Very Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Keene, NY
3.0 mi 4.9 km #20Lake Arnold Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
3.0 mi 4.9 km Lake Placid, NY

Photos of High Peaks Wilderness - 94

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Lake Arnold with wooded false summit of Colden
Sep 2, 2019 near Lake Pl…, NY
View from false summit of Colden. MacIntyre Range on the right (west/southwest). True summit of Colden on the left (south)
Sep 2, 2019 near Lake Pl…, NY
Video of running the MacIntyre Range which includes the following peaks:  Wright, Algonquin, Iroquois & Wright.
Apr 7, 2015 near Lake Pl…, NY
Top of Ampersand Mountain, viewing one of the Saranac Lakes
Oct 19, 2019 near Saranac…, NY
Top of Ampersand Mountain
Oct 19, 2019 near Saranac…, NY
Big Slide Mountain is one of the 46 High Peaks in the Adirondack Mountains. Shows what the trails conditions would be like in October.
Apr 8, 2015 near Keene, NY
Nathan Palmisano near the summit of Cascade.
Jun 8, 2018 near Keene, NY
Almost to the top.
May 27, 2015 near Lake Pl…, NY

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