Saddleback Mountain

Saddleback Mountain is an ADK 46er in the High Peaks Wilderness Area of Adirondack State Park. It is part of the Great Range of the Adirondack Mountains. The 0.2 mile long summit ridge has peaks at each end with a pronounced dip between, giving it the profile of a saddle. Saddleback Mountain is flanked to the southwest by Basin Mountain and to the east by Gothics.

Saddleback Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by spencernowak

53 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 5, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Saddleback Mountain

  • wskendal
  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • scienceguy288
  • zChris
  • adkapple
  • Holmes
  • pietroka
  • william.adamczak
  • jameslkennedy
  • Big-Alpine
  • tracy
  • Ryme
  • jessicatabs
  • leigh-annewebster
  • langdon-rauchbier
  • Grog
  • curthoffart
  • Rik

Routes Used trails & approaches

20% Great Range traverse

14% Orebed Trail, Great Range Trail

14% Ore Bed Trail to Johns Brook Lodge

10% State Range trail to Gothics col

9% From Basin

7% State Range Trail to Saddleback

6% Orebed Brook Trail to Phelps Trail to Garden

4% State Range Trail to Basin

3% Shorey Short Cut to the range trail

1% Range Trail to Basin

1% Ausable Club Rd., Pyramid-Gothics Tr., Great Range Tr.

1% Great Range Tr., Pyramid-Gothics Tr., Ausable Club Rd.

1% Shorey Shortcut, Red Trail, Phelps Trail

1% Over Gothics to Beaver Meadow Falls trail

1% Orebed trail and State Range trail


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4,515 ft / 1,376 m


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Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains


New York, United States

Summited by

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  • wskendal
  • scott
  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • scienceguy288
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • adkapple
  • Holmes
  • pietroka
  • PJSelmer
  • MooseHiker

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