Saranac Lake 6er

Saranac Lake 6erBe a Saranac Lake 6er! In February of 2013, Saranac Lake Mayor announced that a new challenge in the Adirondack which is to climb the 6 mountains around Saranac Lake: Mckenzie, Ampersand, Scarface, Haystack, St. Regis, and Baker. The challenge was designed get hikers away from the high peaks and visit the areas around Saranac Lake to promote visitors and tourism.

To become a Saranac Lake 6er, you need to climb these six mountains (see below) on or after May 25, 2013. Once finished, contact the Village of Saranac Lake with the date you climbed each mountain, time spent at the top, your mailing address and $5 for postage and handling. You’ll get a patch, sticker and a confirmation letter with official member number. You can also become an Ultra 6er by climbing all six peaks within 24 hours.

To find out more about the Saranac Lake 6er, check out their website at