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2.6 mile 4.2 kilometer point to point
72% Runnable
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Descent: -1,572' -479 m
High: 4,453' 1,357 m
Low: 2,880' 878 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 35% (20°)

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Trail shared by Aaron Kozikowski

Ascend creek beds and alpine pine forest to reach the base of Mount Marcy.

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DEC trail markers are yellow.

Description

The Hopkins Trail is a relatively steady and at times difficult climb through boulder laden creekbeds and forest.

While at times arduous, the Hopkins Trail rewards you with unique Adirondack Alpine Ecosystems along the way, and provides a less heavily trafficked trip up one of the most popular mountains in the Adirondacks.

Flora & Fauna

Black bear

Contacts

Land Manager: NY DEC - Region 5 Office

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