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Trail Work Report: Mount Haystack

2021-01-26T08:57:32-05:00

Continuing a project started in 2019, ADK’s (Adirondack Mountain Club’s) professional trail crew returned to Mount Haystack—the third tallest peak in New York State—for a two-week stretch to finish constructing a series of cairns on the mountain’s summit. Working from the col with Little Haystack all the way to tree READ MORE

Trail Work Report: Haystack and Skylight

2021-01-26T08:57:41-05:00

August 16th, 2019 ADK's (Adirondack Mountain Club's) professional trail crew (pro crew) always works at a high level, but this month they took their efforts to new heights by tackling projects on two of New York's tallest summits: Haystack and Skylight. With the goal of delineating the trail above treeline READ MORE

JBL Base Camp Series: Haystack

2021-01-26T08:58:04-05:00

Mt. Haystack is New York State’s third highest mountain, after Mount Marcy and Algonquin Peak, with a pretty amazing view. Get a spectacular vantage of Mount Marcy and the cliffs leading down into Panther Gorge from the open rocks of Little Haystack and Mt. Haystack. Break up this long and READ MORE