Adirondack Winter Hiking Guide
Hiking in the Adirondacks can be just as much fun in winter as it is any other time of the year! While the outdoor activity does require a fair amount of preparation, it's worth it to see a beautiful Adirondack winter landscape.
Below you'll find the most important information to help you prepare for a winter hike in the Adirondack Park. From tips for beginners to ice safety info, our Adirondack Winter Hiking Guide has you covered!
Never been winter hiking
in the Adirondacks? Get started today by reviewing our list of the top winter hiking tips for beginners!
Local 46er Sam Perkins is an expert winter hiker in the Adirondacks. Find out what he wears
and brings with him on a winter hike!
One of the most important parts of preparing for winter conditions is layering your clothes! Read our tips
for what types of layers you should wear.
If you're not sure if you own the right clothes and gear
for a winter hiking trip, then check out our guide to understanding the basics of both
Want to learn more about ice safety
? Discover how to check the ice properly, determine if the ice is thick enough, and stay safe on the ice.
Ice can be dangerous during the winter season, which is why we've created an ice safety infographic
so you can determine when the ice is safe to walk on.
If your dog loves the outdoors as much as you, then go on a winter hike together. Learn some top tips and FAQs in our dog winter hiking guide
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