Hike to the Azure Fire Tower

New York Azure Mountain Trailhead

Added by Rebecca Nichols

Short walk to this more isolated northern Adirondack mountain.

From the parking lot the trail begins at the gate and follows the red marked discs. The former observers cabin site is at 0.3 miles. At this point the trail ascends steadily. You will reach the crest of the hill at 0.9 miles. The summit is mostly open and features a fire tower. You can see the Seward Range, Debar Mountain and some of the St Regis Canoe Area ponds.

Take time and explore the summit!

Pack List

  • Sturdy Shoes
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Camera
Read More

Please respect the places you find on The Outbound.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More

Share

Activities:

Hiking

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

2 Miles

Elev. Gain:

700 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Forest
Scenic
Wildlife

Are we missing something?

Suggest an edit

How to Get There

6 months ago

Worth the view

It is a very nice view at the top. Bring Bug Spray with you

6 months ago

Added by Rebecca Nichols

I hike to push my limits both mentally and physically, take in the beauty of the great outdoors, and just to get away from it all. Every chance I get you will find me in the mountains, on a kayak or ending my day by the campfire!

More Adventures Nearby

Hike Twin Mountain

New York / Prediger Road DEC Parking Lot

The DEC Parking lot, is located at the very end of a dead end, along Prediger Rd. Start at the trail head to the right of the trail kiosk and sign in sheet.

Jacob Sells
4 Saves

Hike the Jessup/Highlands/Long Path Trails

New York / Gonzaga Park, Woodbury

This trails starts at a small park in Woodbury called Gonzaga Park.  Closed from mid-November to April, you are still able to park just outside the gate if that is the time of year you are hiking.

John Maurizi
6 Saves

Hike Jessup/West Ridge Loop via the Sweet Clover Trail

New York / Taylor Road Parking - Schunnemunk SP

Schunnemunk Mountain State Park is one of my favorite parks.  It offers many trails and possibilities for different loops.

John Maurizi
3 Saves