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Avalanche Mountain, New York - Avalanche Mountain, New York

Avalanche Mountain, New York - Hiking

Adirondacks, New York, United States

By lydia.crawford

Avalanche Mountain, New York Statistics

Difficulty

Very hard

Distance

16 KM

Elevation gain

1,168 meters

What are the activities at Avalanche Mountain, New York ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Avalanche Mountain, New York?

Avalanche Pass and Avalanche Lake Trail is a 10.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near North Elba, NY that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

The Avalanche Mountain is located in the Adirondacks, and it is a popular destination for hikers. The mountain has an elevation of 3,569 feet, and it offers stunning views of the surrounding area. The hike to the summit is strenuous, but it is well worth the effort. The mountain is also home to a number of wildlife species, including black bears, deer, and bobcats.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-73.969628
44.136208

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Customer Reviews

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 8 reviews

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Elsie P. Hunt

3 out of 5 stars

I have lot of funny there.

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Genny Bender

4 out of 5 stars

Very good place.

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Normand Hird

3 out of 5 stars

Very good place. I recommand this place.

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Eileen Wendel

3 out of 5 stars

It's a real pleasure to go there.

Starting Point

The easiest way to get to the start of the trails at Avalanche Mountain is to drive to the trailhead. The trailhead is located on Route 73 in Keene Valley, New York.

Why visit Avalanche Mountain, New York

The Avalanche Mountain in the Adirondacks is a great place to visit for its beautiful views and outdoor activities. The mountain is part of the High Peaks region, which has 46 mountains over 4,000 feet high. Visitors can hike to the summit of Avalanche Mountain for amazing views of the surrounding area. There are also several other trails in the area that are perfect for hiking, biking, and skiing. The mountain is also home to several campsites and cabins that can be rented for overnight stays.

Is Avalanche Mountain, New York in Adirondacks a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as the Adirondacks are a vast and varied area with something to offer everyone. Some areas of the Adirondacks are more family-friendly than others, so it is important to do your research before heading out. Avalanche Mountain, New York is located in the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks, which is known for its rugged terrain and challenging trails. This may not be the best place for families with young children.

Things not to be missed

Hiking, camping, fishing, and kayaking are all popular activities near Avalanche Mountain in the Adirondacks. There are also several scenic viewpoints in the area that offer great views of the surrounding mountains and lakes.

Hiking, camping, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, mountain biking, bird watching, wildlife viewing, downhill skiing, cross-country skiing.

Where to eat?

1. The Wild Center - Tupper Lake, NY

2. The Boathouse - Inlet, NY

3. The Woods Inn - Long Lake, NY

4. The Rusty Nail - Indian Lake, NY

5. The Lighthouse - Raquette Lake, NY

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Avalanche Mountain, New York ?

Very hard

What is the elevation of Avalanche Mountain, New York?

1168.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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