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Dial Mountain, New York - Dial Mountain, New York

Dial Mountain, New York hiking

Adirondacks, New York, United States

By lydia.crawford

Dial Mountain, New York Statistics

Difficulty

Very hard

Distance

21 KM

Elevation gain

1,220 meters

What are the activities at Dial Mountain, New York ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Dial Mountain, New York?

Dial Mountain is a mountain located in Essex County, New York. The mountain is part of the Colvin Range. Dial Mountain is flanked to the southwest by Nippletop. Dial Mountain stands within the watershed of Lake Champlain, which drains into Canada's Richelieu River, the Saint Lawrence River, and into the Gulf of Saint Lawrence. The west side of Dial Mountain drains into Gill Brook, thence into the East Branch of Ausable River, and into Lake Champlain. The southeast side of Dial Mountain drains into the headwaters of the North Fork of the Boquet River, thence into Lake Champlain. The northeast side of Dial Mountain drains into Gravestone Brook, thence into the North Fork of the Boquet River.

The Dial Mountain is located in the Adirondacks, in New York. It's a beautiful mountain, with a great view of the surrounding area. The hike to the top is definitely worth it, and it's a great place to spend a day outdoors.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-73.796421
44.105941

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Starting Point

The trails at the Dial Mountain, New York in the Adirondacks can be accessed from the trailhead on Route 8.

Why visit Dial Mountain, New York

The Dial Mountain in the Adirondacks is a great place to visit for its natural beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities. The mountain is a great place for hiking, camping, and fishing. The views from the summit are spectacular, and the area is home to a variety of wildlife.

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

Dial Mountain, New York is located in the Adirondacks region of upstate New York. The area is known for its natural beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities, making it a popular destination for families. There are many hiking trails in the area, as well as lakes and rivers for fishing, swimming, and boating. The towns of Saranac Lake and Lake Placid are both located in the Adirondacks and offer a variety of restaurants, shops, and other amenities.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Dial Mountain, New York in the Adirondacks are hiking, camping, fishing, and kayaking.

1. Hiking - There are miles and miles of hiking trails in the area, including some that lead to the summit of Dial Mountain.

2. Fishing - The ponds and streams in the area are teeming with fish, so bring your rod and reel!

3. Boating - Rent a boat and spend a day on one of the area's many lakes and ponds.

4. Camping - There are numerous campgrounds in the area, perfect for an overnight stay or longer.

5. Wildlife watching - The Adirondacks are home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, moose, and black bears.

Where to eat?

1. The Wild Center - Tupper Lake, NY

2. The Great Adirondack Steak & Seafood Company - Tupper Lake, NY

3. The Boathouse Restaurant - Blue Mountain Lake, NY

4. The Sagamore Resort - Bolton Landing, NY

5. The View at Gore Mountain - North Creek, NY

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

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

Very hard

What is the elevation of Dial Mountain, New York?

1220.00 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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