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Sorry - but it's gone downhill a bit

We spent three of our four days in the West Canada Lakes Wilderness Area on at least part of this... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Larry W
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Rochester, New York
Amazing trail, and amazing scenery all around

These photos are all of Cedar Lakes, as that is where I spent my three days in the woods this past... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2015
Larry W
,
Rochester, New York
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A 120-mile thoroughfare through Adirondack Park that offers a wide variety of hiking trails.
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2 Oct 2017
“Sorry - but it's gone downhill a bit”
17 Jul 2015
“Amazing trail, and amazing scenery all around”
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We spent three of our four days in the West Canada Lakes Wilderness Area on at least part of this trail last week. It is ALWAYS beautiful, with great lean-to stops and scenery of lakes, etc. But the trail itself is getting worse and worse;...More

Thank Larry W
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

These photos are all of Cedar Lakes, as that is where I spent my three days in the woods this past week. It is always gorgeous, and offers incomparable views of everything along the lake. The trail appears to be little used this year, as...More

Thank Larry W
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Reviewed 21 February 2015

I am more of a photographer than a writer I compiled this slideshow of our thru hike. Hope you enjoy as we did....... Our trip was from 9/23/13 -10/8/13 We are going again this spring S-N <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/4jbQHSAuScM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

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Reviewed 12 October 2014

The is an old historic trail that runs south to north or vice versa through the Adirondack park. There are plenty of lean-tos along the route but may be quite busy or full during the summer. I did the trail the last week in September...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2014

Attention all hikers! This is a new start to the greatest trail in the greatest hiking state in the East. The 134 mile-long NP (Northville-Lake Placid Trail) is not open. The start of this trail, which used to endure 9 miles of hiking on the...More

1  Thank Larry W
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

The Northville-Lake Placid Trail is one of the true natural (but still man-made) wonders of New York State. This 134 mile trail winds its way through a large amount of truly wild country of the Adirondack wilderness. Instead of attempting to cross over every peak,...More

1  Thank Larry W
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Reviewed 5 March 2014

My husband and I have hiked several parts of this trail. Always so peaceful and amazing there are no fees to see this beautiful world. We're delighted to learn the new start to the trail will begin on the quaint Main St of Northville, NY...More

Thank Thomas M
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Reviewed 8 August 2002

I and my college roommate like the full 120 miles of this trail in the fall of 2000. It is a well maintained trail that crosses just enough roads to restock supplies yet leaves you alone in the Adirondack forest. Except for some busy beavers,...More

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