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Why choose a trail at Iroquois Peak?

Iroquois Peak is located in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. At 4,620 feet, it is the highest peak in Essex County. The mountain is named for the Iroquois Nation, which once inhabited the area. The peak can be accessed by hiking trails from several directions. The most popular route is the Van Hoevenberg Trail, which begins near the Olympic Village at Lake Placid. The hike to the summit takes about four hours. The views from the top are spectacular, with 360-degree views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.

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Iroquois Peak
Iroquois Peak, Newcomb, NY 12946, USA

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Starting Point

The Iroquois Peak trails are located in the Adirondack Mountains near Lake Placid, New York. To get to the start of the trails, take Route 73 to Keene Valley and then follow signs to the High Peaks Wilderness. The trails start at the end of the road near Marcy Dam.

Why visit Iroquois Peak

The Iroquois Peak is a mountain located in the Adirondack Park in upstate New York. The peak is part of the High Peaks region, and is the highest point in Essex County. The mountain is a popular destination for hikers, climbers, and skiers. The views from the summit are spectacular, and include Lake Champlain, the Green Mountains of Vermont, and the Adirondack Mountains.

Is Iroquois Peak in New York a good place for the whole family?

Iroquois Peak is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, including hiking, fishing, and camping.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Iroquois Peak in New York are hiking, camping, and fishing.

Hiking, camping, fishing, and bird watching are some of the best activities to enjoy near Iroquois Peak.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse at the end of the pier in Central Park.

2. The Rooftop Garden at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

3. The Boat House Café in Riverside Park.

4. The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park.

5. The Café at the Frick Collection.

6. The Terrace Café at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

7. Windows on the World at the top of the World Trade Center.

8. The Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center.

9. La Grenouille in the East Village.

10. The Oyster Bar in Grand Central Terminal

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