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Recommended Routes in McKenzie Mountain - 2

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Favorite View of the High Peaks region from the top of McKenzie Mountain.
Difficult

McKenzie Mountain & Haystack Mountain

11.9 mi 19.1 km 3,811' Up 1161.56 m Up 3,811' Down 1161.49 m Down

Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite Haystack Mountain Summit
Difficult

Haystack Mountain via Jackrabbit Ski and North Haystack Trails

5.6 mi 9.0 km 1,004' Up 305.92 m Up 1,005' Down 306.38 m Down

Lake Pl…, NY

McKenzie Mountain Hiking

  • 27 Miles 44 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Easy Trail Easy Trails
  • 2 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 3 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in McKenzie Mountain - 4

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3.3 mi 5.3 km #1Haystack Mountain Trail (Blue)
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
5.7 mi 9.1 km #2Jackrabbit Ski Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
0.4 mi 0.7 km #3North Haystack Trail
Intermediate
Saranac Lake, NY
Intermediate
Saranac Lake, NY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #4Prison Waterline Truck Trail
Easy
Lake Placid, NY
Easy
Lake Placid, NY

Photos of McKenzie Mountain - 7

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View of the High Peaks region from the top of McKenzie Mountain.
Aug 17, 2017 near Saranac…, NY
Haystack Mountain Summit
Sep 4, 2017 near Saranac…, NY
Another summit view.
Jun 26, 2019 near Saranac…, NY
View from the summit,
Jun 26, 2019 near Saranac…, NY
Rock stack marking Haystack North Trail.
Jun 26, 2019 near Saranac…, NY
Manmade dam at 2.5 miles
Sep 4, 2017 near Saranac…, NY
A fork in the trail. Left (BLUE) for Haystack. Right (RED) for McKenzie.
Aug 20, 2017 near Saranac…, NY