Iroquois Peak, New York Statistics

Difficulty

Very hard

Distance

15 KM

Elevation gain

1,476 meters

What are the activities at Iroquois Peak, New York ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Iroquois Peak, New York?

Iroquois Peak is the eighth-highest peak in the Adirondack Mountains in New York State, U.S., and is part of the MacIntyre Range, which also includes Wright Peak, Mount Marshall, and Algonquin Peak. Although the mountain does not have an officially maintained trail, a well-maintained "herd path" leads to the summit from the northeast.

Iroquois Peak is located in the Adirondacks of upstate New York. At 4,848 feet, it is the highest peak in the area. The hike to the summit is a strenuous 8.4 miles, but the views from the top are well worth the effort. The peak offers stunning 360-degree views of the surrounding mountains and forests. On a clear day, you can see as far as the Vermont border. The summit is also home to a number of interesting geological features, including a large boulder that has been split in two by a lightning strike.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
44.136881 -73.998263

What are the coordinates and address of Iroquois Peak, New York?

No information available

What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

William Patten
William Patten
Pretty cool place.You will love for sure! :-)
7 years ago
Scott Peacock
Scott Peacock
Very good place. I recommand this place.
6 years ago
Windy Gadson
Windy Gadson
It's a real pleasure to go there.
8 years ago
Amy Sheetz
Amy Sheetz
You need to try this place.
6 years ago

Starting Point

The Iroquois Peak trails are located in the town of Indian Lake, New York. To get to the start of the trails, take NY-28 north from Indian Lake. The trailhead is located on the left side of the road, just past the intersection with NY-30.

Why visit Iroquois Peak, New York

The Iroquois Peak in the Adirondacks is a great place to visit for its stunning views and diverse wildlife. The peak can be accessed by hiking, skiing, or snowmobiling and offers visitors 360-degree views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The area is also home to a variety of wildlife, including black bears, deer, moose, and bobcats.

Is Iroquois Peak, New York in Adirondacks 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 busy, including hiking, fishing, and camping. The scenery is beautiful, and the locals are friendly and welcoming.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Iroquois Peak, New York in the Adirondacks include hiking, camping, fishing, and kayaking. Some things not to be missed include the High Peaks, the Saranac Lakes, and the Ausable Chasm.

Hiking, camping, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, and mountain biking are some of the best activities to enjoy near Iroquois Peak in the Adirondacks.

Where to eat?

1. The Wild Center - Tupper Lake, NY

2. The Hermitage - Old Forge, NY

3. Thendara House - Thendara, NY

4. Piseco Lake Lodge - Piseco, NY

5. The Woods Inn - Long Lake, NY

6. Raquette River Outfitters - Raquette Lake, NY

7. Blue Mountain Bistro - Indian Lake, NY

8. Malone's Diner - Malone, NY




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Iroquois Peak, New York ?

Very hard

What is the elevation of Iroquois Peak, New York?

1476.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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