Adirondack Hiking



Schroon Lake: A great base camp for your Adirondack hike!

Discover an array of hiking options for all levels of outdoor adventurers in the Schroon Lake Region! Browse our listings below of Schroon Lake area hiking trails and remember all points in the High Peaks are just a few miles away from Schroon Lake.

Find a hike that fits

Try the five-mile Bear Pond Loop or the 7.2 mile Pharaoh Lake trail for easy to moderate level trips. If you're looking for something a bit more challenging, head up Pharaoh Mountain. With an elevation of 2,557 feet, it offers the areas highest peak and sweeping views of the surrounding countryside from the top.

State-protected Pharaoh Lake and Hoffman Notch Wilderness areas together boast over 90 miles of trails, 47 bodies of water, and over 1,200 acres —providing plenty of room to get outside and explore. Both areas abound with day hikes that will take you past numerous small lakes and ponds and even several geological and historical sites.


The historic side of hiking

To get a glimpse of area history, head to Rock Pond Mine and explore the remains of a former graphite mine site or take the trek to Adirondack Great Camp Santanoni near Newcomb Lake.


Make the most of your trip

Take in the scenery this season on your own or with a certified Adirondack wilderness guide who can share nature's secrets along your journey. And check out Schroon Lake shopping options if you need to load up on some last minute gear before heading out on the trail.

Download the Hiking Guide to the Schroon Lake Region.
Choose a local guide to show you the best trails and views.

County Rt. 25
Newcomb, New York 12852


County Route 25
Newcomb, New York 12852


Loch Muller Road
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Ensign Pond Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Caza Turn Road - Schroon Lake
North Hudson, New York 12855


Route 74
Ticonderoga, New York 12883


Hoffman Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Ensign Pond Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Blue Ridge Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 28N
Newcomb, New York 12852


Tahawus Rd., County Rt. 25
Newcomb, New York 12852


Valley Woods Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Ensign Pond Road - Schroon Lake
North Hudson, New York 12855


Blue Ridge Rd
Newcomb, New York 12852


Wilmington - County Rt. 72
Wilmington, New York 12997


Elk Lake Rd
North Hudson, New York 12855


Route 73
Keene, New York 12942


Rt. 28N
Newcomb, New York 12852


Elk Lake Road
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


763 Putts Pond Road
Ticonderoga, New York 12883


Route 9
North Hudson, New York 12855


Alder Meadow Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Ensign Pond Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Route 28N
Newcomb, New York 12852


Loch Muller Road
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


State Route 9
North Hudson, New York 12855


Route 73
Keene, New York 12942


Upper Works Road
Newcomb, New York 12852


Hoffman Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Blue Ridge Rd
Newcomb, New York 12852


Elk Lake Rd
North Hudson, New York 12855


Route 28N
Newcomb, New York 12852


State Route 9
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Fourteenth Road
Minerva, New York 12851


Hoffman Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Blue Ridge Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Upper Works
Newcomb, New York 12852


Route 9
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 9
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 9
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Putts Pond Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Crane Pond Road
Severance, New York 12872


Route 28N
Minerva, New York 12851


Putts Pond Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 9
North Hudson, New York 12855


Upper Works
Newcomb, New York 12852


Route 73
North Hudson, New York 12855


Irishtown Road
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


East Shore Road
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 9
Elizabethtown, New York 12932


Route 28N
Minerva, New York 12851


Route 28N
Minerva, New York 12851


Edgecomb Rd
, New York 12814


Palisides Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 28N
Minerva, New York 12851


Blue Ridge Rd
Newcomb, New York 12852


Boreas Rd
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Route 9
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


5922 State Route 28N
Newcomb, New York 12852


Route 73
North Hudson, New York 12855


Rte 9
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Ensign Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Ensign Pond Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Route 74
Paradox, New York 12858


Route 74
Schroon Lake, New York 12870


Tracy Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Tracey Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Tracy Road
North Hudson, New York 12855


Caza Turn Road - Ensign Pond Rd
North Hudson, New York 12855


Ensign Pond Road
North Hudson, New York 12855