Gothics - North Face

Hiking

Great slide and slab climbs! The famous North Face of Gothics will provide gratification. Start with a challenging back country hike. On a clear day there are 360 degree views of the surrounding High Peaks.

Trailhead: Because of this mountain's position in the Great Range, there are trailheads at Adirondack Loj or in Keene Valley. For the short loop (10.5 miles), park on Route 73 near the entrance to the Ausable Club.

Distance: 6 miles one way 

Elevation: 4,734 feet

Some photos courtesy of summitpost.org. Read their blog post about this climb!

Watch this Youtube video of a recent climb.

Snowshoeing

Want a 1,000 foot climb up an ice slab? Then the famous North Face of Gothics will provide gratification. Start with a challenging backcountry hike. On a clear day there are 360 degree views of the surrounding High Peaks.

Gothics trailhead: Because of this mountain's position in the Great Range, there are trailheads at Adirondack Loj or in Keene Valley. For the short loop (10.5 miles) park on Route 73 near the entrance to the Ausable Club.

Distance: 6 miles

Elevation: 4,734 feet

Some photos courtesy of summitpost.org. Read their blog post about this climb!

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