Haystack

Haystack
Photo by Nick T, all rights reserved.

My favorite peak in the

Adirondacks, the third highest. Requires a round trip of 10+ miles but well worth it. Views of the Great Range,

Marcy (the Adirondacks highest peak) and

Algonquin (the second highest). On a clear day Lake Champlain is visible to the East as are Green and White Mountains.

Elevation (feet): 4,960
Elevation (meters): 1,512
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Adirondacks
State: New York
Latitude: 44.1056
Longitude: -73.9008
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Lake Placid
Convenient Center: Keen Valley