Adirondac/Tahawus Mines Trailhead: Exit 29 (from I-87) turning W onto Blue Ridge Road, Rte 84. Follow this route for 17.4 miles to an intersection with Tahawus Rd. (CR 25). Turn right for 6.3 miles and then left at a sign for High Peaks Trails. The blast furnace is 2.8 miles up this road. (Road right and across a bridge leads to the old mining area, which is closed to the public.
The Tahawus Tract & Henderson Lake offer lovely photo opportunities.
Some photos courtesy of Adirondack Park Agency. Read the history about this site!