6 Best Fall Hikes in the Adirondacks for 2023

The Adirondacks are a hiker’s paradise, especially in the fall. The mountains turn into a kaleidoscope of colors, from red and orange to yellow and gold.

Baxter Mountain is a short and easy hike that offers multiple views of the surrounding peaks and valleys.

Baxter Mountain


Moxham Mountain is a moderate hike that features a long ridge walk with panoramic views of the Adirondacks. 

Moxham Mountain


Rooster Comb is a popular hike that leads to a rocky summit with views of the High Peaks region. It’s 5.6 miles round trip with 1,750 feet of elevation gain.

Rooster Comb


Hadley Mountain is a classic hike that boasts a fire tower lookout with sweeping views of the southern Adirondacks.

Hadley Mountain


Jay Mountain Ridge is a challenging hike that traverses a long and exposed ridge with spectacular views of the northern Adirondacks.

Jay Mountain Ridge


Dix Range is an epic hike that climbs five of the highest peaks in the Adirondacks, including Dix, the sixth highest peak in New York.

Dix Range


Next: 2023's 7 Dreamy Honeymoon Spots in Spain

Scribbled Arrow

Found this valuable? Please share with others. Thanks For Reading!