ADK Fire Towers

Climb and document, by date, ascents of at least 23 fire tower summits: 18 of 25 Adirondack Park summits and all 5 Catskill Park summits. Climbing each tower is not required, nor is it recommended for those towers that need additional restoration measures for safe public use.
  • Kane Mountain

    Kane mountain is one of the Adirondack mountains that has a fire tower on it. It is also part of the ADK fire tower challenge. It is an out of the...
  • Snowy Mountain

    Snowy mountain is part of the Adirondack fire tower challenge. We had previously attempted this hike just over three years ago but turned back...
  • Lyon Mountain Fire Tower

    Decided to return to an old favorite that is conveniently nearby, about 30 minutes drive. It was foretasted to be a Bluebird day, and the weather...
  • Poke-O-Moonshine Mountain

    I decided to take an early morning hike up Poke-O-Moonshine mountain. I'm not one to typically hike in the summer as I generally spend my summer...
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