Five million years ago, gigantic glaciers moved across what is now the northeastern United States, slowly sculpting the landscape with incredible pressure and force. While these powerful, frozen masses have long since passed, the towering peaks, steep valleys and beautiful lakes of the Adirondack Mountains remain as a lasting reminder of nature’s meticulous craftsmanship.
“This place is special.”
If you have ever spent time in the Adirondacks, chances are, you've come to a similar realization. Located just 4 hours north of New York City, the Adirondack Mountains cover about six million acres of Upstate New York, with hundreds of peaks and over 2000 miles of hiking trails. The 46 mountains tallest mountains in the Adirondacks have come to be known as the legendary “High Peaks”, 42 of which tower above 4,000 feet, some above 5,000. The relative positioning of these peaks creates unique feel - while most mountain ranges tend to have an elongated shape, the Adirondacks form a “dome”, giving many of the region's towns and lakes a 360-degree mountain vistas. So, when you’re in the Adirondacks, you are in the Adirondacks, surrounded by spectacular peaks in every direction.
Adirondack Real Estate
It’s no secret, the Adirondack Mountains are one of the most beautiful regions of the United States. Fortunately, the local real estate matches its surroundings - iconic and timeless.
Whether you are interested in exploring the mountains or relaxing lakeside with a book in the summer, Coldwell Banker Whitbeck can help match you with the perfect property.
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