Category Archives: Adirondacks

Climbing Mt Marcy – Reaching the Peak

Climbing Mt Marcy – Reaching the Peak It was now about 10:30 AM and I had been on the trail for about 2 hours and had reached the bridge above the Phelps Mountain junction. As I headed up the next … Continue reading

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Climbing Mt. Marcy — Marcy Dam to bridge above Phelps Mtn Junction

Climbing Mt. Marcy — Marcy Dam to bridge above Phelps Mtn Junction I had left the parking lot trailhead of the Van Hoevenberg Trail at 8:30 AM and ran into no difficulties getting to Marcy Dam, 2.3 miles from the … Continue reading

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Climbing Mt. Marcy – Trailhead to Marcy Dam

Climbing Mt. Marcy – Van Hoevenberg Trailhead to Marcy Dam (LOCATION) Trail info (from ADK High Peaks Region guidebook): Van Hoevenberg Trail to Mt. Marcy Distance from Trailhead (one-way): To Marcy Dam – 2.3 miles To Indian Falls – 4.4 … Continue reading

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Heading for the Adirondack Mountains

Heading for the Adirondack Mountains – May 27th, 2013 My goal for this trip was to reach the peak of Mount Marcy in the High Peaks Region of the Adirondack Mountains. I had tried to do that twice before on … Continue reading

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New England Trip 2012 – Day 2 – Tupper Lake, NY

New England Trip 2012 – Day 2 – Tupper Lake, NY After photographing the flock of Wild Turkeys at Higley Flow State Park, we headed further south to Tupper Lake where we stopped at a couple of locations including a … Continue reading

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lyons Falls, NY

Up to this point, I had followed the Moose River and now was arriving at Lyons Falls, NY. (Location) At this geographic location, the Moose River enters into the Black River. The volume of flow in both rivers has grown … Continue reading

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ager’s Falls – Lyonsdale, NY

The next stop on my search for falls along the western edge of the foothills of the Adirondacks Mountains was Ager’s Falls. (Location)

Posted in Adirondacks, New York State, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment