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      Looking for a place to mountain bike in the Adirondacks that also has rental bikes? Try Garnet Hill Lodge Garnet Hill’s varied mountain biking terrain features 5 miles of new, dedicated single-track mountain biking trails in the Log House Area as well as an extensive network of pre-existing single-track trails, cross country ski trails and dirt and gravel roads. The new trails were built to the highest standards by Wilderness Property Management, a local expert in the bike world, and designed specifically for mountain bikers.

      Some of our Adirondack mountain biking trails feature fantastic views of the High Peaks, while on others, you will find yourself in a serene wooded setting. After a fantastic time out on the trails, head back to the the Log House Restaurant up at the Lodge for something to eat.

      Trail Passes
      Use of our Adirondack mountain biking trail system is free from April 30 through the start of ski season (late Nov.)
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      Mountain Bike
      Looking for a place to mountain bike in the Adirondacks that also has rental bikes? Try Garnet Hill Lodge Garnet Hill’s varied mountain biking terrain features 5 miles of new, dedicated single-track mountain biking trails in the Log House Area as well as an extensive network of pre-existing single-track trails, cross country ski trails and dirt and gravel roads. The new trails were built to the highest standards by Wilderness Property Management, a local expert in the bike world, and designed specifically for mountain bikers.

      Some of our Adirondack mountain biking trails feature fantastic views of the High Peaks, while on others, you will find yourself in a serene wooded setting. After a fantastic time out on the trails, head back to the the Log House Restaurant up at the Lodge for something to eat.

      Trail Passes
      Use of our Adirondack mountain biking trail system is free from April 30 through the start of ski season (late Nov.)

      Nordic Ski
      The trails at Garnet Hill range from easy cruisers to technically and aerobically demanding. One can ski out from the lodge to the the edge of the trail system and arrange a return trip via bus pickup – contact the ski shop for details.

      In addition to 55 km of groomed xc trails, Garnet Hill offers access to the Siamese Ponds Wilderness, which features over 65 km of trails through a lightly traveled section of the Adirondack wilderness. Go on your own for a day or a multi-day trip. You can also arrange for a guided tour of the backcountry through Garnet Hill’s ski shop.

      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Private Property
      Land Manager: Garnet Hill Lodge
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      Access Info:
      Turn off Route 28 onto 13th Lake Road. Follow signs for Garnet Hill Lodge, following the road all the way to the top of the hill. Once near the top, you can choose to park in the hotel parking lot or the Garnet Hill Outdoor Center parking lot. For the hotel, continue all the way to the top. For the Outdoor Center, follow signs for the Ski Shop, a right turn just before the top of the hill.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Caution as of Apr 17, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      64
      Trails Mountain Bike
      18
      Trails E-Bike
      5
      Trails Hike
      21
      Trails Trail Running
      22
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      47
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      2,789 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,443 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,908 ft
      Reports
      2
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      221

      Photos of Garnet Hill Outdoor Center Mountain Bike

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      trail: Paradox
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 5:30pm
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 5:30pm
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      trail: Paradox
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 5:29pm
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      trail: Double Downs
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 4:52pm
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 4:52pm
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 4:52pm
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      Oct 24, 2020 @ 4:52pm
      Oct 24, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Paradox
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 5:29pm
      Oct 24, 2020
      Variable Like all of the trails at Garnet Hill,...C8H10N4O2
      Double Downs
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 4:51pm
      Oct 24, 2020
      Variable TF lists this as a black diamond but IMHO...C8H10N4O2
      Paradox w
      Apr 17, 2020 @ 9:42am
      Apr 17, 2020
      Idealthe46high

      Activity Feed

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      user #611761markhollowayupdateregionGarnet Hill Outdoor Center
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:41am
      Jun 27, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailOld Faithful and 5 more
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:32am
      Jun 27, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayaddpoiOutdoor Center
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:31am
      Jun 27, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayaddtrailBack in the Day and 9 more
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 7:55am
      Jun 27, 2022
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrail4-H Road 2 and 1 more
      Nov 29, 2021 @ 8:03am
      Nov 29, 2021

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      namedistance
      Gore Mountain 14.7 km
      Ski Bowl 2 4 2 15.5 km
      Perkins Clearing and Speculator Tree Farm Conservation 3 116.1 km
      Bartonville Mountain 2 117.1 km
      Brant Lake 317.2 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike183 miles262 ft1 mile226 ft
      #5,390#2,3444290
      E-Bike51 mile79 ft2,215 ft161 ft
      1
      Hike217 miles207 ft1 mile1,224 ft
      #4,542#2,181122
      Trail Running227 miles249 ft1 mile1,224 ft
      #4,546#2,1801
      Snowshoe3
      #1,044
      Nordic Ski4718 miles2,543 ft10 miles548 ft
      #1,05313
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