We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Black Mountain

Pike Brook Road, Whitehall, NY
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 3 attractions in Whitehall
Most recent review
- Apr 7, 2013
Write a Review

4 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Whitehall, New York
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

I have hiked Black Mountain many times. You do not have to go all the way to the top. There are hikes to varius ponds that are moderate to easy. Although the view from the top is breathtaking.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012 via mobile

Great trail, fairly easy hike, but don't go after it rains, the trails where very muddy & washed out.... Also on the way to the summit there aren't enought trail markers

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Queensbury, New York
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
20 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012 via mobile

Althought this is not considered a High Peak the summit has a commanding view of Lake George to the west and great views of Vermont to the east. Start early in the day and carry lots of water and snacks. Bring a camera too! This is a strenuous hole not for couch potatoes .

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Clifton Park, New York
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
44 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2009

My boyfriend and I chose this to be my first full mountain hike, all the way to the top. It was a lot tougher than we expected -- the reviews elsewhere said it was either easy to moderate, or moderate to difficult, and I'd go with the latter. The trail up to the summit was wet and very rocky all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Been to Black Mountain? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Black Mountain, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing