Category: Adirondack Hiking

Hikes near Lake George Village

The Adirondacks have a never-ending array of spectacular hikes and amazing views! Adirondack Parkitself  has over 2,000 miles of trails, that makes it the nations largest trail system! With such extensive trails it should not surprise you that there are hiking trails to suit anyones needs. Of course our site concentrates on the romantic aspects […]

Hiking Boot Jargon – Help for Online Shopping

Buying hiking boots online can be an intimidating process. There are several factors to consider and a surprising amount of jargon. A previous post covered the basics on the three base types of hiking boots and explained the difference between: day hiking boots, backpacking boots, and hiking shoes. Once you are familiar with the basic […]

Understanding Which Hiking Boot to Buy

There is nothing better than the sensation that comes from an amazing hike through rough country terrain. One of the biggest factors to whether or not you will be able to enjoy that sensation is the boots that you have on your feet. No, that is not an exaggeration. The right hiking boots, or lack […]

Winter Hiking in the Adirondacks

The summer months bring an endless trove of hikers to the Adirondacks, and it is no wonder why. The beauty of the region is spectacular and it is only a few hours distance from several metropolis areas making it easily accessed for a weekend getaway. Very few people, however, realize that the hiking doesn’t have […]

Hiking the 46 Adirondack Peaks

They are called the Adirondack Forty-Sixers. We couldn’t write about hiking in the Adirondacks without a tribute to this legendary hiking club. The name: Forty-Sixers comes from the 46 high peaks in the Adirondacks. That is the peaks that surpass 4,000 feet. The club is very well established and organized, new members are assigned a […]