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Adirondack Mountains

Mountain in North America
The Adirondack Mountains form a massif in northeastern Upstate New York, which is part of the United States. Its boundaries correspond roughly to the boundaries of Adirondack Park. They cover about 5,000 square miles. The mountains form a roughly circular dome, about 160 miles in diameter and about 1 mile high. Wikipedia
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What is special about the Adirondack Mountains?
The Adirondack Mountains have in existence for more than 5 million years. It is considered to be one of the landmarks that survived the ice age. Despite being more than 5 million years, the mountains are said to be pretty young and new because its dome was formed later than most of the rocks in the mountain.
Where are the Adirondacks mountains?
The Adirondack Region is located in Northern New York, about 4 hours north of Manhattan and two hours south of Montreal. It is a vast wilderness, but it isn't as remote as some might think.
What is the prettiest part of the Adirondacks?

Best Adirondack Attractions for First Time Visitors

High Falls Gorge: Wilmington, NY – Whiteface Region.
Ausable Chasm: Au Sable, NY – Adirondack Coast Region.
Adirondack Experience Museum: Blue Mountain Lake, NY – Adirondack Experience Region.
Olympic Center Facilities / Museum: Lake Placid, NY – Lake Placid Region.
First Time Visitors | Official Adirondack Region Website visitadirondacks.com › first-time-visitors
What states do the Adirondack Mountains run through?
Adirondack Mountains
Country
United States
State
New York
Geology
Orogeny
Grenville Orogeny
The Adirondack Regions feature over 100 welcoming communities, mountains, lakes, verdant valleys, and steep cliffs. Spanning more than six million acres, the ...
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Unlike the Rockies and the Appalachians, the Adirondack Mountains do not form a connected range, but rather a 160-mile wide dome of more than 100 peaks.
The Adirondack Mountains form a massif in northeastern Upstate New York, which is part of the United States. Its boundaries correspond roughly to the ...
Adirondack Park · Mount Marcy · Whiteface Mountain · Lake George (New York)

State: New York
Age of rock: Tonian
Elevation: 5,344 ft (1,629 m)
Peak: Mount Marcy
The Adirondacks offer the highest peaks in New York State, thousands of miles of hiking trails and canoe routes, and numerous scenic highways and byways that ...
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Discover fascinating museums like Lake Placid's Olympic Center, Tupper Lake's Wild Center, and the Adirondack Experience, the Museum on Blue Mountain Lake.
Adirondack Mountains, byname Adirondacks, mountains in northeastern New York state, U.S. They extend southward from the St. Lawrence River valley and Lake ...
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The Adirondacks in New York State, located within a half-day drive of New York City, feature mountains for hiking, lakes for boating and endless ...