New York
Multi-Sport Adventure: Hike, Bike and Paddle the Adirondacks
In the heart of the Adirondacks, join other outdoor enthusiasts for an active adventure filled with nature hikes, canoeing along pristine waterways and mountain biking on local trails.
Program No. 22383RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Discover the mountains, forests and waterways of the Adirondack Park through a multi-sport adventure! Learn about New York State’s “forever wild” Adirondack Park — the largest in the contiguous United States — as you hike, mountain bike and paddle various areas in and around the High Peaks region. Canoe along the ponds, creeks, rivers and lakes of the Sarnac Lake river system, as well as in the St. Regis Canoe Area, the only designated canoe area in New York State. Hear from local experts how Adirondack Park got its start as a watershed preservation project, and enjoy evening lectures on the region’s ecosystem and history.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Challenging
Hiking up to six miles over varied terrain; paddling up to 10 miles a day; mountain biking.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Hike along the beautiful ridges of Mt. Van Hoevenberg and the Jay Range while enjoying sweeping vistas of the Adirondack Park and the Green Mountains of Vermont.
  • Paddle the placid waters of the St. Regis Canoe Area, featuring a lake-speckled wilderness landscape forged by the last glacial period.
  • Experience a piece of Olympic history by biking trails near the bobsled run and exploring the Mackenzie-Intervale Olympic Ski Jumping Complex.
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Seth Jones
Seth Jones is the education programs coordinator for the Adirondack Mountain Club. He studied conservation biology at the State University of New York of Environmental Science and Forestry. He is a Certified American Canoe Association Instructor, Wilderness First Responder, Leave No Trace Master Educator, and is certified in leading educational explorations by the National Association for Interpretation. Seth loves photographing his adventures while paddling and hiking. Seth is also an expert in backcountry skills that loves educating others in responsible recreation.
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