We have everything you need for your Adirondack adventure. We specialize in complete outfitting and gear rentals, and trip planning anywhere in the Adirondack Park. We offer private instruction or group programs for 1/2 day, full day, overnight and multi-day trips. We specialize in complete outfitting and gear rentals as well as trip planning anywhere in the Adirondack Park. In Winter try cross country and telemark skiing, snowshoeing and ice climbing.
In the Summer, we have so many great places to paddle, hike or rock climb. We'll help you find the great spot and learn things along the way. This summer try rock climbing, sea kayaking, wilderness canoeing, road bike tours or mountain biking. We operate two mountain bike centers, the Whiteface Free Ride Park at Whiteface Mountain for downhill biking and High Peaks Mountain Bike Center at OSC at Mt. VanHoevenberg for cross country trail riding.
Summer Services: Rock Climbing, Hiking, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Wilderness Canoeing
We have fully licensed and professional guides. The "Guide House", located on Main St. Lake Placid, is our downtown headquarters where we meet and greet you. Books, maps, guides, information and mountain culture. Group lodging is available.
We have a rental fleet of Royalex and Kevlar canoes and single and double kayaks, and Stand Up Paddling canoes (SUP). We provide shuttle service, outfitting and trip planning.
Rock climbing opportunities in the Adirondacks are endless. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced climber. Our guides can provide you with a climbing experience that will last a lifetime. We also offer instructional courses in all level of the rock craft.
The Adirondacks have endless trails and we'd love to guide you on your exploration of the High Peaks. We can do simple nature trails and small peaks or guide you up the toughest 46'ers and trail less peaks and even backpack and spend the night in the wilderness. Half, full and multi day trips available.
In Winter try cross country and telemark skiing, snowshoeing and ice climbing.
Winter Services: Ice Climbing, Back Country and Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing
Also at our retail store and backpacking & climbing gear headquarters, High Peaks Cyclery, we have a Rock Climbing Gym and Fitness Studio.
Open daily, year-round. Monday-Saturday: 9am-6pm; Sunday 10am-5pm