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Mount Marcy, Mount Skylight + Gray Peak Loop. Adirondacks ...

Our route shown in blue (click image to enlarge)

Mount Skylight. Skylight Peak Picture

Gray Peak, Mount Skylight and Mount Marcy

Beth climbing Marcy on Thursday, July 19, 2012. Skylight, Redfield and Lake. On Thursday, Beth and I hiked her final peaks for the Adirondack 46: Gray ...

Three Guys, Three Nights, and Three High Peaks. Atop Mt. Marcy

Mount Skylight, Mount Marcy, and Gray Peak Loop Trail - New York | AllTrails

Haystack, from Marcy summit- Mount Marcy, Mount Skylight + Gray Peak Loop

Topographic map courtesy of the Adirondack Mountain Club.

Mount Skylight

The route on the NG map

Hiking in the Adirondacks: Gray Peak, Skylight, and Mt. Marcy in a Day

Zoom view of Mount Marcy. You can see the people on the summit.

Mount Marcy

Leesa enjoying Mount Skylight (Marcy in the background)

Mt. Skylight, Mt. Marcy, and Gray Peak. ADK trail

The herd path then heads north to the summit ridge, striking it about 600 feet west of the summit.

Going down the snow spine from Skylight wasn't bad if you went slow and didn't try to rush it.

Mount Marcy

Mount Marcy summit, Haystack in background

Mount Marcy from Gray Peak

Gray Peak

Saturday, September 3, 2016. Gray Peak and Mount Skylight Hike

From the Four Corners, it was only 0.8 miles to the summit of Marcy. This is according to the ADK High Peaks Region book. Someone had ripped the millage off ...

Free camping, free parking, but a lot of ground to cover up Mount Marcy

(http://hudsonvalleyhikers.com/Marcy_Gray_Skylight_TableTop_Phelps_100_Percent.jpg) ...

Hiking Gray Peak and Mount Skylight

Credit: Sarah Quandt

Mount Colden from the Calamity Brook Trail. Mount Haystack from Mount Skylight. Mount Skylight Summit

From Four Corners you will climb .8 miles to the summit. Although the ascent is very steep, over half of the trail is above the tree line on bare rock and ...

Beth took things a step further, celebrating in her Saratoga track dress ( the track opened on Friday) with champagne on the summit of Skylight.

Gray Peak from Mount Marcy.jpg

Andy and I celebrate our finishing the 46 with a fitting bottle of Saranac High Peaks Ale.

... the Mt. Jo trail head. Navigating ...

Eventually we reached the outlet of Lake Tear of the Clouds (the highest pond source of the Hudson River) which gave us one of the best mountain lake views ...

... gray sky Mount Haystack stands triumphant. DSC_0673

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Mount Marcy Hike Parking: LOJ

... Adirondacks and can; The Mount Marcy, Mount Skylight + Gray Peak loop makes for a stunning snowshoe trek ...

Gray & Skylight

Skylight summit. Skylight. Marcy

lunch with a view of the highest peak in the adirondacks...Mount Marcy from Colden.s summit..adirondacks

Mount Marcy

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Mount Marcy

The temperature is dropping quickly. We scramble back down to Little Haystack with the fading sunlight shining off the ground snow. The clouds overhead have ...

Greg: I honestly did not know what I was getting myself into when I decided to join this backcountry trip, but my urge to experience a real mountain ascent ...

... Mt. Marcy, Mt. Skylight, and Gray Mt. All in all, it would be an 11-mile day, round-trip. With our hopes high and our energy renewed, we hit the trail ...

After a little refreshment on Skylight we headed back down to Four Corners. From Four Corners we headed off to Tear of the Clouds for the herd path to Gray ...

We left the Exit 9 Park and Ride at 4:35AM and got to the Loj around 7, and were on the trail by 7:15. We were at Marcy Dam by 8:05AM.

Gray Peak Summit | Adirondacks

My route for the day (Click image to enlarge)

Mt. Marcy Loop - ADK Trip Log (Gray/Skylight/Marcy/TableTop/Phelps) - YouTube

Mount Marcy, New York's highest peak, offers commanding views of the Adirondacks and can ...

Up the trail towards the summit of Mt. Marcy we went. The pace was slow but consistent; the threshold pace up Skylight knocked me down a peg as well.

Gray & Skylight

The next 4-mile descent on an icicle-lined trail parallels the Feldspar Brook and Opalescent Creek. Towards trail's end we cross the creek on a rickety ...

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Hiking Mount Marcy (Skylight and Gray)- The ultimate sunrise

Mount Skylight.jpg. Mount Skylight as seen from the summit of Mount Marcy.

Very long, but rewarding hike, bagging Gray Peak, Mount Skylight and the highest in New York State, Mount Marcy. I'm now a 31er! #ADK ...

We got the the Phelps/Marcy and Avalanche Lake junction and went right to take the Avalanche Lake trail. At 8:40 we got to the junction for Lake Arnold and ...

Mt. Marcy

Opalescent River from the Calamity Brook Trail

Mount Skylight and Gray Peak ...

Mount Marcy

Table Top Mountain

Marcy is the highest, but Skylight ranks number four. Haystack, the peak we're climbing now, ...

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Mount Skylight

Mount Skylight Summit

The summit of Skylight was amazing, perhaps offering the best view in the High Peaks region. Yes, Marcy provides the highest view, but when you are on Mt. ...

We were going to go past Lake Arnold and up to Lake Tear of the Clouds to get to Gray Peak.

Mount Marcy

Mount Marcy from Gray Peak photo

Gray Peak from Skylight

From the Four Corners, it was only 0.8 miles to the summit of Marcy. This is according to the ADK High Peaks Region book. Someone had ripped the millage off ...

The summit of Mount Marcy. Photo by Phil Brown.

Day 3 Photos: Gray Peak, Mt Skylight, Mt Marcy, Mt Haystack, Basin Mt, Saddleback Mt

Mount Skylight

Neil summiting Basin Mt

Panther Gorge and Mt. Marcy, Adirondack Park, NY - Backpacker - Backpacker

The trail through here was really pretty! There were some bogs we crossed between Mt. Colden and Gray which were interesting. Thankfully there were planks ...

Mount Marcy Winter Climb-5,344 ft/1629 m, Mount Marcy is the tallest peak in the Adirondacks

Pyramid Peak boasts arguably the best view in all of the Adirondacks. While Pyramid stands

Restored alpine vegetation on Mount Skylight looking towards Mount Marcy, Adirondack Park New York USA

Mount Skylight, Mount Marcy, and Gray Peak Loop Trail - New York | AllTrails

Credit: Ryan Wichelns