Phelps Mt.

Giant from Phelps 88-06-11

Colden from Phelps 88-05-20


This is one of the most popular summit of the Adirondack. Phelps Mt. has a privilege and spectacular viewpoint over many Adirondack summits. It's open rock summit has a grand viewpoint of 180 on the South from Big Slide Mt., Giant Mt., the Great Range, Mt. Marcy, Mt. Colden up to Algonquin Peak. To get there, follow the Van Hoevenberg Trail starting from Heart Lake and passing at Marcy Dam, one of the most popular rustic camping area.