Adirondack Junior 29er Challenge Finisher Profile for #15 - Joe Busch

From Queensbury, NY


# Peak Date Summitted Comments
#1 Azure Mountain Jul 25, 2001
#2 Kane Mountain Oct 09, 2001 Nice Fire Tower
#3 Cathedral Rocks Aug 21, 2002
#4 Owls Head (Keene) May 12, 2004 Good view after a short steep hike - parking may be a problem as time goes on
#5 Severance Hill Aug 29, 2008 Short, steep … really didn't think the view was that great
#6 Blueberry Cobbles Sep 03, 2008
#7 Belfry Mountain Aug 13, 2009 I've done this short hike a couple of times - went up into the tower for the view
#8 Pilot Knob Ridge Jan 16, 2010 I've hiked this one a few times and gone on to do Buck
#9 Shelving Rock Mountain May 14, 2012
#10 Hackensack Mountain Aug 24, 2013 Good view of Warrensburg - I've hiked this a couple of times
#11 Baker Mountain Sep 10, 2013 Trail has changed over the years. Hiked it most recently for the Saranac Lk 6er challenge
#12 The Pinnacle Sep 14, 2015
#13 Kipp Mountain Jan 20, 2016 Part of the Chestertown Challenge
#14 Stewart Mountain Jan 20, 2016
#15 Thomas Mountain Jul 02, 2017 Have hiked this one a couple of times - there was a cabin on top, which I am told is now gone. Went on to Cat from here
#16 Goodman Mountain Aug 09, 2017
#17 Mt. Arab Aug 09, 2017 Went for the fire tower -
#18 Coney Mountain Aug 13, 2017 Did all 3 for the Tupper Triad - this was my last of those 3
#19 Sleeping Beauty Sep 16, 2017 Hiked this more than once - great views and very popular. The drive into the trail head is Loooong!
#20 Sawyer Mountain Aug 23, 2018 Hiked this one years ago - hiked it again for the Indian Lake Challenge. Small summit
#21 Castle Rock Sep 17, 2018 Little tricky following the trail to get to the summit. Nice views, good parking
#22 Mt. Jo Sep 19, 2018 Hiked this one a couple of times - I don't find it easy with the rocks - view is worth it.
#23 Cobble Hill Sep 19, 2018 Seemed like a long hike in before going up. Decent views.
#24 Mt. Van Hoevenberg Sep 19, 2018 Hiked this to complete the Lake Placid 9er. Trail is in good shape - flat hike it before going up
#25 Balanced Boulders Sep 26, 2018 Hiked this while doing the Lake Placid 9er challenge - great views! well worth it!
#26 Big Crow Mountain Sep 26, 2018
#27 Baxter Mountain Sep 26, 2018
#28 Coot Hill May 18, 2019 Dirt road in was tricky. From cemetery it is about 1/2 mile to reach top. Good views
#29 Watch Hill May 23, 2019 This one would complete the 29 - great trail, easy hike up, good views of Snowy and Indian Lake - it did rain, of course today