Ausable - West - ADK Loj to Rt 73
This has stunning High Peaks scenery. If you also want to hike, you are very close to the famous "trailhead central" at Heart Lake, home of the Adirondack Mountain Club.
Class III, 6.5 miles
Putin Location @ Latitude: 44.19089 Longitude: -73.9563
Takeout Location @ Latitude: 44.25649 Longitude: -73.96218
Photo courtesy The North River. See their post about this spot.