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      The 46,283-acre Pharaoh Lake Wilderness is part of the Adirondack Forest Preserve. The wilderness contains an abundance of lakes and ponds, especially in the northern portion. The namesake Pharaoh Lake, at 441 acres, is one of the largest lakes in the Adirondacks completely surrounded by Forest Preserve lands. Other large waters in the wilderness include 167-acre Crane Pond, 77-acre Gooseneck Pond, 66-acre Whortleberry Pond, 54-acre Berrymill Pond, 32-acre Crab Pond, 15-acre Oxshoe Pond and 13-acre Bear Pond. The 2,551-foot Pharaoh Mountain, the highest mountain in the wilderness, is found on the northwest shore of Pharaoh Lake. The remainder of area is mainly comprised of smaller mountains and hills.
      Pharaoh Lake Road Trailhead google parking directions
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      Region Details
      27 hike trails

      Region Status
      Open as of Jan 4, 2020

      Hike Stats

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      Trails (view details)
      Trails Horse
      Trails Hike
      Trails Trail Running
      Trails Snowshoe
      Trails Nordic Ski
      Total Distance
      67 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      26 miles
      Total Descent
      7,343 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,677 ft
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      OldenRetrieverwishlistregionactivity #42224640
      Jul 26, 2023 @ 3:11pm
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      Jun 28, 2023 @ 7:17pm
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      NiteOwlNYwishlisttrailactivity #32788905
      Aug 22, 2022 @ 7:17pm
      Aug 22, 2022
      markhollowayaddtrailactivity #28502797 and 1 more
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 1:32pm
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      colinmccreightwishlisttrailactivity #23893392 and 1 more
      Oct 9, 2021 @ 12:19am
      Oct 9, 2021

      Nearby Riding Areas

      Bartonville Mountain10.6 km
      Brant Lake Bike Park 4 110.7 km
      Hammond Pond Wild Forest11.3 km
      Lake George Wild Forest16.6 km
      Ski Bowl 3 4 2 119.5 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Horse2664 miles7,336 ft26 miles1,624 ft
      Hike2767 miles7,343 ft26 miles1,677 ft
      Trail Running2767 miles7,343 ft26 miles1,677 ft
      Snowshoe2454 miles6,302 ft21 miles1,624 ft
      Nordic Ski33 miles108 ft3,533 ft1,112 ft
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