Adirondacks State Park

Northville-Placid Trail

Section D—Long Lake to Shattuck Clearing
12.60 miles

The trail follows the eastern shore of Long Lake along an old tote road and then continues through open woodlands to Shattuck Clearing. No supplies are available beyond Long Lake Village

Maps: Blue Mountain and long Lake Quadrangles

Miles Trail Description

00.00 The trail crosses NYS Route 28N and follows a paved road (Tarbell Hill Rd.) northeast over the crest of a hill. turning right into the woods just past a small parkingarea. A trail register is located here.

01.90 A side trail to the left leads to the two lean-tos on Catlin Bay.

04.80 Two lean-tos at Kelley's Point.

06.25 A side trail leads to the two lean-tos at Rodney Point.

08.45 At a fork in the trail. bear right. The left fork leads to Plumleys Landing. Two lean-tos are located at Plumleys Point on the lake shore.

12.60 Shattuck Clearing.

Published: 29 Apr 2002 | Last Updated: 16 Jan 2013
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication


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