Elevation (feet): 4,098
Elevation (meters): 1,249
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Adirondacks
State: New York
Latitude: 44.2186
Longitude: -73.8606
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: lake placid
Convenient Center: lake placid

Thanks to steve miller for adding this peak.

excellent views of high peaks region/clear rock summit/easy for beginners

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 5 trip reports for Cascade.

Select any entry from the list below:

  • Log #21401 - by Miroslav Ivkovic on Aug 27, 2008
    A steady incline but a very enjoyable short hike to an exposed, rocky summit. 360 degree views and one of the most scenic in the high Peaks. Excellent adventure for young and old and over 2,000...
  • Log #20465 - by precision on Oct 31, 2006
    I hiked the trail in Feb '06. . . Beautiful hike to the top. . . all along the way, ice and snow. . . take your crampons! A lot of ice covered rocks in the trail/gully.
  • Log #18608 - by STEVE MILLER on Oct 08, 2004
    Heavy rains and thunderstorms-cleared long enough for some pictures at summit-great climb
  • Log #18609 - by STEVE MILLER on Dec 11, 2003
    light snow nite before climb,14 degrees F at base very strong winds on summit/hard to stand upright. views were great.
  • Log #18610 - by STEVE MILLER on Oct 23, 2003
    clear summit weather/cool with approx.50mph winds