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

31 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jan 10, 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 claimed South Dix Mountain

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • Holmes
  • ffred
  • william.adamczak
  • laura12065
  • loonee1
  • tracy

Routes Used trails & approaches

32% Herdpath to East Dix

27% Herd path from Macomb

17% Herd path to/from East Dix

7% Herdpath to South Dix

5% Lillian Brook HP/Dix Mtn Trail

5% To Hough

2% Herdpath from Hough

2% Slide Brook HP/Macomb Slide


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4,060 ft / 1,237 m


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Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains


New York, United States

Claimed by

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

Nearest peaks see on map »