Wilmington Notch Campground is perfect for those looking to fish in the Ausable River and those desiring to hike the Adirondack High Peak Wilderness trails. Many sightseeing options are nearby, including Santa's Workshop and High Falls Gorge.
About Wilmington Notch
Wilmington Notch is the ideal campground for those who wish to challenge their fishing abilities in the rapids of Ausable River in pursuit of trout. Additionally, there is easy access to the Adirondack High Peak Wilderness trails for hiking. Sightseeing is a very popular activity as this campground is near many tourist attractions including:
- Olympic Whiteface Mountain (across Ausable River)
- Lake Placid Olympic Village (8 miles)
- Santa's Workshop (5 miles)
- High Falls Gorge (1 mile)
- Whiteface Mountain Memorial Highway (7 miles)
- Other Olympic venue sites
- An Adirondack lean-to
A gondola ride to the summit is offered at the base of Olympic Whiteface Mountain and boasts a phenomenal view that extends for miles. Another option available is to drive up the Whiteface Mountain Memorial Highway, which winds its way to the summit. Nearby Lake Placid Olympic Village offers many attractions as well. Lastly, High Falls Gorge, a series of spectacular falls on the west branch of the Ausable River, is also close by.
Wilmington Notch is perfect for those wishing to fish challenging waters, others desiring to hike the Adirondack High Peak Wilderness trails, and those who want to sightsee the nearby Lake Placid Olympic attractions!