Journey through America's most accessible wilderness in search of untouched places, and you might just find peace of mind to match the lakes and hills.
Explore the Adirondack's valleys.
Skirt lakes to soaring ’Daks views.
Take the scenic--and sporting--route to New York's highest summit.
Lost? Murdered? When the wilderness swallows people without a trace, who's to say what happened?
Trek to the trail-free summits of Macomb, Hough, and The Dixes
Our map team has been hard at work plotting the coolest hikes. Check out May's selections here.
Add Adirondack State Park's Mt. Marcy to your life list.
Sharpen your double-bit axe, get your pecs ready for action, and shoulder the biggest pack you've ever seen. Then dive into the trenches with a screwball trailbuilding crew, fixing the neediest hiking paths in the Adirondacks. Assuming you're not afraid of some very heavy lifting, this just might be the ultimate summer job.
Hike, climb and fish the wild Adirondacks
Push yourself on any of these challenging hikes
Can't make it to Canada? Try Glacier Peak, Baker Peak, or Catamount Mountain
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A long hike to the highpoint where weather and black flies could pose a challenge.