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My name is Bruce Marshall, I’ve been a member off and on since about 1991

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NEW YORK

Mount Marcy 

5,343 feet (NAVD88)

 

WHO - Serious Hikers in reasonable shape.

 

WHAT - Height Rank # 21

          Difficulty Rank # 14

 

DIFFICULTY # Level 1 - Strenuous hiking.

 

WHEN - Optimum Time - Good Weather.

 

WHERE - Latitude - 44 deg. 07 min. N    

              Longitude - 73 deg. 55 min. W

NE New York in the Adirondack Mountains.  Approx. 130 mi. N of Albany.

 

Wikipedia Link - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Marcy

 

 

WHY - GET INVOLVED WITH APEXCHALLENGE 2019

Less Crowded than National Parks

A compelling Bucket List item

Other things to see in the Vicinity - Lake Placid Olympic Center from the 1980 Winter Games.

Always Leave the HP better than it was found

 

For some people:

 

APEX ACHIEVEMENTS ARE ARDUOUS ADVENTURES

 

These places can be:

 

FABULOUS FUN FILLED FAMILY FITNESS FINDS

 

For most people:

 

SUMMITS ARE SPECIAL SERENE & SERENDIPITOUS SPOTS TO SURVEY SURROUNDINGS

 

HOW - No specialized gear required.

 

COMMENTS:  Very strenuous day hike - 14.8 mi.