High Peaks: Phelps
From $72 usd
Wed, Sep 27, 2023, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM EDT
Heart Lake Program Center, 1002 Adirondack Loj Road, Lake Placid, NY
Health insurance is required to participate in the program.
This trip demands a high level of physical fitness in order to complete it within the available daylight hours. ADK reserves the right to deny participation if group safety will be compromised through an individual's participation.
This program is a guided day hike to Phelps Mountain (elevation 4,160’, 8.2 miles round-trip with approximately 2,000’ of elevation gain). After introductions and a trip overview, we’ll embark on our journey to this summit. Along the way we’ll discuss safe backcountry travel and enjoy the rich natural history of the Adirondacks. The trip will be led by ADK’s Education Department staff.
Prior hiking experience is highly recommended. Good physical condition, proper clothing, and proper equipment are a must.
*ADK cannot guarantee a time the guided trip will be completed by.*