Long Trail

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Route
Location:
New York, United States, North America
Route Type:
Hike
Time Required:
Less than two hours
Difficulty:
Class II (YDS)

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Created On: Aug 9, 2005
Last Edited On: Aug 9, 2005

Approach


From the Parking Lot at ADL Loj heads back to the enterance of the parking lot. The trail starts across from the toll both.

Route Description


Leaving the Toll Booth (0.0 mi.) head into the woods.
It is a short, flat walk to a road near Heart Lake, turn right and follow the sign for Mt. Jo.
At 0.3 miles the Short and Long trails split. Turn Left on to the Long trail. the Long Trail is longer(DUH!) but less strenous.
Proceed along a sidehill on flat land untill 0.6 mi. Then turn right and up.
After climbing over some rocks the trail turnd sharply left and then right to a trail junction at 0.7 miles. turn Right and climb.
At 0.9 miles you will reacha look out.
At 1.0 miles the short trail enters from the left.
Just after the intersection there is a side trail to the west summit. Continue right to the main summit, which you will reach at 1.1 miles

Essential Gear


Basic day hike gear and snowshoes are required in winter.

Miscellaneous Info


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