Ampersand

Ampersand_Mountain_from_Upper_Saranac_LakeAmpersand from Upper Saranac Lake
Source: Mwanner at en.wikipedia

Description: The bald summit offers a stunning 360 degree view. From the bold face of the Seward Range to the more distant High Peaks to the Saranac Lakes below, this Added bonus- across Rt 3 from the Trailhead is a crescent-shaped beach, perfect for a post-climb swim.

Distance: 5.4 miles RT (8.7 km)
Ascent: 1775′ (543 m)
Elevation: 3353′ (1022 m)

Driving directions from the 6er trailhead in Downtown Saranac Lake: 8.3 miles (10 minutes)

  1. Head south on Main St toward
    the intersection with NYS Route 3 for 0.1 mile.
  2. Take the 1st right onto NYS Route 3 West.
  3. Follow NYS Route 3 West for 8.1 miles. Trailhead parking lot will be on the right.