Nippletop (4610′) & Dial (4003′)

Ausable Club 137 Ausable Rd, Keene Valley, New York

We will depart from the Ausable Club parking lot where we’ll follow Lake Road to the Gill Brook and Elk Pass trails to ascend Nippletop. From there we will descend the Leach Trail and make a stop at Dial Mt. before returning to Lake Road for our exit. All participants should be experienced winter hikers […]

Bear Den, Dial and Nippletop

Ausable Club 137 Ausable Rd, Keene Valley, New York

Let’s head across the pond to the Adirondacks for a heart pumping day!  We’ll start at the Ausable Club through the gate to Lake Road, hit Bear Den, Dial and Nippletop with return via the Elk Pass trail and back to the Lake Road and our cars.  Strong pace, strong hikers, ~13 mile loop,~ 4,000′ […]