1 - 2 Hour Hikes

Hiking is our most popular Adirondack activity. Accessible year round, with hundreds of miles of trails offering up options for all ages and abilities, our short Adirondack hikes are a great way for everybody to get out and enjoy this favorite pastime. 

Short, sweet, and with a view!

These short Adirondack hikes offer up a great outdoor experience complete with beautiful views. Discover a range of options for all abilities: from steep, mountain climbs to flat, meandering trails, many offer panoramic views — check out the top of Cobble, and you'll be amazed that you're still right in the village of Lake Placid! There are a variety of walking and easy Adirondack hiking options for you and your family to enjoy throughout the Lake Placid Region - find your favorite and make some great family memories! 

So get out there and stretch your legs, get in touch with nature, explore something new and go home saying you hiked in the Adirondacks.

If you're looking for hikes and mountains that are a little more challenging, check out some 2 to 4 hour hikes that the Adirondacks are known for.

Moose Pond
Location: Route 3, Bloomingdale, New York
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Trombley Landing
Location: Route 3, Saranac Lake, New York
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South Meadow
Location: Meadow Lane, Lake Placid, New York
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Peninsula Nature Trails
Location: Brewster Peninsula Rd, Lake Placid, New York
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Mount Arab
Location: Mount Arab Road, Piercefield, New York
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Penfield Pond Trail
Location: 6482 Main Street, Westport, New York
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Baxter Mountain
Location: Route 9N, Keene, New York
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Blueberry Cobbles
Location: Route 9, Elizabethtown, New York
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Silver Lake Mountain
Location: Silver Lake Rd, Westville, New York
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Round Pond - Saint Huberts
Location: Route 73, Keene Valley, New York
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John Brown Farm State Historic Site
Location: 115 John Brown Road, Lake Placid, New York
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Cobble Hill
Location: Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid, New York
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Washbowl
Location: Route 73, Keene Valley, New York
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Echo Lake
Location: Mount Whitney Road, Lake Placid, New York
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