Jackrabbit Trail

Adirondack Park, New York

Elevation Gain2,026ft
Trailhead Elevation1,952ft
Elevation Min/Max1548/2574ft
Elevation Start/End1952/1952ft

Jackrabbit Trail

Jackrabbit Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Essex County, New York. It is within McKenzie Mountain Wilderness and Adirondack Park. It is 5.4 miles long and begins at 1,952 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,026 feet. This trail connects with the following: Mckenzie Mountain Trail (Red) and Herd Path.

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Best Backcountry Skiing in the Northeast (Appalachian Mountain Club Books)
David Goodman
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"The Jackrabbit Trail from Lake Placid to Saranac Lake showcases the 35-mile-long trail that connects the towns of Paul Smiths, Saranac Lake, Lake Placid, and Keene. This scenic tour includes woods, ponds, and mountains, with a nice mix of uphill, flat, and downhill skiing." Read more

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not very backcountry pretty much a trail through town kinda gay!

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Trail Information

Adirondack Park
Nearby City
McKenzie Mountain Wilderness
Additional Use
Saranac Lake
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Dec 2018