Street Mountain, New York Statistics

Difficulty

Moderate

Distance

14 KM

Elevation gain

1,265 meters

What are the activities at Street Mountain, New York ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Street Mountain, New York?

Street Mountain is a mountain located in Essex County, New York, named after Alfred Billings Street (1811–1881), a poet and New York State Librarian. The mountain is the high point of the Street Range of the Adirondack Mountains. Street's northeast ridge is Nye Mountain. Street Mountain stands within the watershed of the Saint Lawrence River, which drains into the Gulf of Saint Lawrence. The southeast, east, and northeast slopes of Street Mtn. drain into the northern Indian Pass Brook, thence into the West Branch of the Ausable River, and Lake Champlain, thence into Canada's Richelieu River, and the Saint Lawrence River. The north and northwest slopes of Street Mtn. drain into the headwaters of the Chubb River, thence into the Ausable's West Branch. The west end of Street Mtn. drains into the northern Moose Creek, and thence into the Cold River, the Raquette River, and the Saint Lawrence River in Canada. The southwest slopes of Street Mtn. drain into Roaring Brook, thence into Duck Hole pond, the source of the Cold River. Street Mountain is within the High Peaks Wilderness Area of New York's Adirondack Park.

Street Mountain is located in the Adirondacks of New York. At 4,166 feet, it is the 10th-highest peak in the Adirondacks. The mountain is named for its long, narrow ridge that stretches for over two miles. The hike to the summit is a challenging 8.4 miles round trip, but the views from the top are well worth the effort. On a clear day, you can see for miles in all directions, including the peaks of the Green Mountains in Vermont.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
44.179393 -74.027066

What are the coordinates and address of Street Mountain, New York?

No information available

What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

Tiana Coster
Tiana Coster
Amazing
7 years ago

Starting Point

The Street Mountain trailhead is located on the east side of the Hudson River, north of the village of North Creek. From North Creek, take NYS Route 28 north for about 9 miles. The trailhead is on the left side of the road, just past the bridge over the Hudson River.

Why visit Street Mountain, New York

The Street Mountain in the Adirondacks is a great place to visit for its stunning views and hiking trails. The summit of the mountain offers 360-degree views of the surrounding area, including the nearby peaks and valleys. There are also several hiking trails that lead to the summit, making it a great place for hikers of all levels.

Is Street 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. That said, some areas of the Adirondacks are more family-friendly than others, and Street Mountain is not typically considered one of them.

Things not to be missed

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

1. Hiking Street Mountain: This moderate hike offers great views of the surrounding area.

2. Fishing on the Schroon River: The Schroon River is a popular spot for fishing, with plenty of trout and salmon to be caught.

3. Boating on Schroon Lake: Schroon Lake is a large and beautiful lake, perfect for boating and swimming.

4. Camping in the Adirondacks: There are many great camping spots in the Adirondacks, perfect for enjoying nature.

5. Visiting the Adirondack Museum: The Adirondack Museum is a great place to learn about the history and culture of the area.

Where to eat?

1. The Gilded Otter in New Paltz, NY

2. The Hermitage in Tannersville, NY

3. The Mountain View Inn in Lake Placid, NY

4. The Whiteface Lodge in Wilmington, NY




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

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

Moderate

What is the elevation of Street Mountain, New York?

1265.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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