The central region of Adirondack Park, the area covered here, is roughly bounded by the High Peaks to the north and Speculator to the south.
Editor: Laurence T. Cagle
Softcover; 197 pages; black-and-white trail maps and photographs; includes corresponding folded topographic map
Adirondack Mountain Club; copyright 2004
Topographic map details: scale approximately 1:62,500; contour interval 20 feet
Map is a composite of USGS quadrangles with updated overlays of trails, shelters and private land boundaries
Access to trails described in this book is from the Adirondack Northway (I-87) and US Route 9 on the east
This book is intended to be both a reference tool for planning trips and a field guide to carry on the trail. Trails have been numbered consecutively and are located on the accompanying map be those numbers. Cross-referencing trails is done by using the trail number.