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Northville-Placid Trail thru-hike

Camping on the Northville-Placid Trail

How to: Hike the Northville-Placid Trail

Northville-Placid Trail 2014- Lake Placid to Long Lake

Why Hike the Northville-Placid Trail? 15799841_1324443700960214_5546538392084620347_o

Hiking the Northville Placid Trail in the Adirondacks.

Northville Lake Placid Trail N-S thru-hike 9/23/13 -10/8/13

Hamilton Lake Stream Bridge on the Northville-Placid Trail


West Lake Lean-to


Now that you've got the basic run-down on the Northville-Placid Trail, you might be ready to pack your gear and hit the trail. Not so fast!

Hiking the Northville Placid Trail--The Northville Placid Trails, also known as the NPT or NP, is a hiking trail that runs through the Adirondack Park in ...

Duck Hole was a pond formed by a dam, but after Hurricane Irene in 2011

The Allure of Deep Woods Backpacking the Northville-Placid Trail By Walt McLaughlin North Country


12 day Bushcraft Backpacking Northville Placid Trail Adirondacks part-2


Uriah soaking in the sun

The new trail cuts out walking along Route 30 and Benson Road. Hikers who start in Northville still will have to follow some roads at the outset, ...

One of the Adirondack Mountain Club's (ADK) first major projects was the construction of the Northville-Placid Trail in 1923. The trail currently runs from ...

I Actually Did It

The Hike

Hiking the Northville-Placid Trail: Northville to South Lake

Uriah walking across a bridge over raging water

There is a map of this future reroute below, as it is featured on the Kiosk in Northville. Look below for more info.

Blistered Reflections on the Northville-Placid Trail | Adirondack Mountain Club

Hiking the Historic Northville-Placid Trail – Adirondack Adventure 2014 – Pt 2 *

Hiking the Northville-Placid Trail: South Lake to Lake Placid

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Thru-Hiking the Northville Placid Trail - Part 1

Northville-Placid Trail/Wanika Falls

The Northville-Placid Trail (NPT) was my first solo thru-hike back in high school. I spend 6 days hiking from Upper Benson (near Sacandaga Lake) up to the ...

10 Days on the Northville-Placid Trail

Northville-Placid Trail- Long Lake to Lake Placid

We hiked this trail last spring and autumn (3 May 2016 and 19 Oct 2016). Make sure you check out the nice photos of those two hikes.

New York Hiking through Northville- Placid Trail; thru Essex and Hamilton County near Lake

Stephens Pond Campsite

... Hike on Northville-Placid Trail. trail-head parking

In three short days I will be heading back to the Northville-Placid Trail (NPT) for a one night, 24 mile trip…and I can't wait.

Four Days on the Northville-Placid Trail

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Northville-Lake Placid Chapter of ADK – Dedicated to the preservation and promotion of one of New York's premier hiking trails.

I hope to meet some of the folks over there in real life at some point and also give back to the group and volunteer to do some trail work. Thank you!

Never hang your food in the lean-tos; Adirondack bears are always watching!

np trail path harlee


It was time to get off trail. We both agreed. It was a decision that was realistically made a few days prior, but our egos drove us to want to keep going.


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The hiking was flat, dry and easy - we stopped for a picnic at a falls about 1.5 miles in.

Vista along the NPT at sunset

Thru-Hiking the Northville Placid Trail- Part 3


The following dated entries, in reverse order (as blogs go), chronicles the thru-hike of the Northville-Placid trail that my special-lady-friend Jeanette ...

Northville-Lake Placid Trail

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Bog Crossing on the NPT

Bluebearee's 2006 Northville-Placid Trail Journal : Part of Trail Journals' Backpacking and Hiking Journals

How to Thru-Hike the 133-Mile Northville-Placid Trail | Hiking, Adirondack park and Park

Photo of Northville Placid Trail - Northville, NY, United States

Northville-Placid Trail



Bridge over the Cold River

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A great moment was arriving at Lake Durant State Campground. After not seeing anyone for 3 days, we were met by a paved road and some friendly faces.


Northville-Placid Trail Thru Hike (Part 1 of 2) - Northville to Piseco.

Some of the scenery along the trail. The Northville Placid ...

Adirondack Trails: Northville Placid Trail: Jeffrey & Donna Case, Jeffrey & Donna Case series editorNeil Burdick: 9781931951197: Amazon.com: Books

np trail lean-to

The Northville Placid Trail: Lake Durant to Lake Placid

A Hobbit impersonating a Beaver

736 Northville-Placid Trail Map

A beaver vlei near the Salmon River on the Northville-

The Northville-Placid Trail: A 133-Mile Hidden Gem in the Adirondacks - The Trek

Newly opened trail reroutes on the Northville-Placid Trail (NPT) now eliminate many miles of road walking.

Northville-Placid Trail thru-hike 2017

Northville-Placid Trail - Trekking On - Failed Attempts (1 of 3)

A Winter Hike on the Northville-Placid Trail

Northville Placid Trail, Long Lake to Cold River

Map by Nancy Bernstein

Northville Placid Trail, Cold River to Lake Placid

Northville-Placid Trail, September 2013


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Hiking, camping, backpacking, Northville Lake Placid Trail, Nature, Beauty | Hiking,Camping,Just plain fun outdoors | Pinterest | Hiking

The Northville-Placid Trail Photo: The hikers: Andrew (Hang Glider), Mark (Mountain Slayer), and Evan (Sven the Swedish Hiker).