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Dix Range Adirondack Trip 2

September 12 - September 15


This Adirondack High Peaks trip is designed for intermediate to advanced High Peaks hikers with excellent hiking fitness. This is a four-day/three-night backpacking trip to climb the mountains of the Dix Range (DixHoughMacombSouth Dix, & Grace).  The total trip is 20+ miles and 7,200′ of elevation gain.  Although this is a guided trip, it will be a cooperative group camping experience. Participants will share the responsibility of carrying group gear, cooking, and camp chores. **

** Trip includes a Licensed, Insured NYS Guide, group camp gear (stoves, water purification, bear canisters, and first aid).  Participants are required to bring their own backpacking gear including tents, sleep systems, and food.  If you need any gear, please let us know by contacting Mike@outsidechronicles.com.



Thursday 9/12: Travel to Elk Lake Trailhead, hike 2.3 miles to Slide Brook campsites/lean-to
Friday 9/13 : Climb Hough Peak and Dix Mountain (8 miles, 3315′ ascent)
Saturday 9/14: Climb Macomb, South Dix, & Grace (6.9 miles, 3554′ ascent)
Sunday 9/15: Hike 2.3 miles to trailhead, travel home



$299 per person includes guide services with a NYS Licensed Guide.
We will hold a pre-trip Zoom session to go over logistics.
Travel and food are the responsibility of the participants.
Registration deadline is Aug 1, 2024.


Trip Notes

This trip demands a high level of physical fitness in order to complete it within the available daylight hours. Outside Chronicles reserves the right to deny participation if group safety will be compromised through an individual’s participation.  Outside Chronicles reserves the right to adjust the trip itinerary to match the skills, abilities, and goals of the group.

Prior hiking experience is required. Participants will be screened to make sure they meet a minimum fitness level to make the trip successful and enjoyable.

Hikers can choose to do one or both mountain hikes.

Good physical condition, proper clothing, proper footwear, and proper equipment are a must.


Event Full?

Get your name on the waitlist by e-mailing info@outsidechronicles.com


Cancellation Policy:

A full refund minus the 3% payment processing fee will be given for a cancellation requests prior to the registration deadline (8/1/2024). Payments are NOT refundable past the registration deadline.


September 12
September 15
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Adirondack Mountains
Lake Placid, NY United States + Google Map


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