South Dix Mountain

South Dix is an ADK 46er in the High Peaks Wilderness of the Adirondack Park, New York. The mountain is part of the Dix Range. The name is being changed to Carson Peak. South Dix is flanked to the northeast by East Dix, to the northwest by Hough Peak, and to the southwest by Macomb Mountain.

South Dix Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by spencernowak

34 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 30, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Herdpath to East Dix, Herd path from Macomb and Herd path to/from East Dix.

Others who’ve summited South Dix Mountain

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • Holmes
  • ffred
  • william.adamczak
  • laura12065
  • loonee1
  • tracy
  • Quietstream
  • leigh-annewebster

Routes Used trails & approaches

30% Herdpath to East Dix

26% Herd path from Macomb

16% Herd path to/from East Dix

7% Lillian Brook HP/Dix Mtn Trail

7% Herdpath to South Dix

4% Slide Brook HP/Macomb Slide

4% To Hough

2% Herdpath from Hough


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4,060 ft / 1,237 m


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Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains


New York, United States

Summited by

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  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • Holmes
  • PJSelmer
  • scatterbone
  • ffred
  • scottolsen
  • Telemarkmike
  • VinceB
  • william.adamczak

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