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.

Giant's Nubble
Location: Route 73, Keene Valley, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Connery Pond
Location: State Route 86, Lake Placid, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Town of Keene Ridge Loop
Location: Airport Road, Keene, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Owen, Copperas and Winch Ponds
Location: Route 86, Wilmington, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Belfry Mountain Trail
Location: Dalton Hill Rd, Port Henry, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Trombley Landing
Location: Route 3, Saranac Lake, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Blueberry Cobbles
Location: Route 9, Elizabethtown, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Mt. Pisgah
Location: 92 Mt. Pisgah Lane, Saranac Lake, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Cascade Falls
Location: Route 73, Keene, New York
View Additional Info & Map
South Meadow
Location: Meadow Lane, Lake Placid, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Big Crow
Location: Route 73, Keene, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Cobble Hill
Location: Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid, New York
View Additional Info & Map
John Brown Farm State Historic Site
Location: 115 John Brown Road, Lake Placid, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Cobble Lookout
Location: Wilmington, Wilmington, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Round Pond - Saint Huberts
Location: Route 73, Keene Valley, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Mount Arab
Location: Mount Arab Road, Piercefield, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Stag Brook Falls
Location: 5021 New York 86, Wilmington, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Flume Knob
Location: Route 86, Wilmington, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Washbowl
Location: Route 73, Keene Valley, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Echo Lake
Location: Mount Whitney Road, Lake Placid, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Silver Lake Mountain
Location: Silver Lake Rd, Westville, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Crown Point State Historic Site
Location: 21 Grandview Drive, Crown Point, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Monument Falls
Location: Route 86, Wilmington, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Baxter Mountain
Location: Route 9N, Keene, New York
View Additional Info & Map
Roaring Brook Falls
Location: Rt 73, Keene Valley, New York
View Additional Info & Map

Pages

E-Newsletter Signup Form