Our mileage for this trip was 4.14 with an elevation gain of 966 feet according to my Garmin. The trail enters the col between the north and south … When snowshoeing, we turn around at the highest point of the trail before it drops down to Papoose Pond, Big Moose Pond, and Little Moose Pond. Favorite Season(s) to … The 2,126 is not the true peak of the Little Moose Mountain Range as three other peaks NE and NW of that subpeak in Little Notch Pond area that are clearly taller. Description: Hiking trails that run along Little Moose Mountain, offering opportunities including modest day-hiking, fishing at undeveloped ponds, wildlife watching, and primitive hike-in camping in a scenic, remote setting. Sly Pond Trail is a 7.2 mile trail that climbs a portion of Little Moose Mountain before descending to Sly Pond. Nearly 800 feet upslope from Sly Pond is the 3,634-feet summit of Little Moose Mountain, the highest point in the area. It was a great day out on the trail! Hotels near Burnt Jacket Mountain; Hotels near Rockies Golden Acres Farm; Hotels near Currier Aviation Museum; Hotels near Moosehead Properties; Hotels near Barrows Falls Trail; All things to do in Greenville; Nature & Parks in Greenville. Little Moose Wilderness The Little Moose Wilderness is an inscrutable little area, cut off from most public access for half the year and not attracting much attention to itself for the other half. The Eagle Rock Trail is a popular 3.7mile (one-way) trail that provides stunning vistas along the western flank of Big Moose Mountain. Mountains in Greenville; Nature & Wildlife Areas in Greenville Little Moose Mountain is the 100th highest peak in New York. Little Moose Mountain is the mountain formerly known as Little Squaw. Nearly all of it is mountainous, with the exception of the South Branch Moose River bottomlands that happen to fall within its boundaries. The pond is one of the highest bodies of water in the Adirondacks. Frosty on Little Moose Mountain. This weekend I spent both days doing hikes off of Cedar River Road, west of Indian Lake. The down was pretty easy. Little Moose is one of our favorite winter hikes. The future trail will also cross and descend nearby Manbury Mountain before reaching Otter Brook Trail. I parked the car at campsite #9 and began my bushwhack. Frosty on Little Moose Mountain. The trail bypasses the summit of Little Moose Mountain which is wooded. The NCT will follow the Otter Brook Trail briefly and then follow the little used Lost Pond Trail, reentering West Canada Lakes Wilderness. It is a short hike with some great viewpoints and often has great small views: the scenery of the trail itself dressed in its winter attire. Peak. On Monday, January 20th, Frosty and I headed to Greenville to hike Little Moose Mountain. Saturdays hike was Little Moose Mountain (3620'). After following the trail up to the summit of South Moose Mountain, you'll find wreckage of a plane crash from 1968. Trails off Moose River Plains Road (Most trails have yellow discs.) I was looking for a trail labeled "Butter Brook Trail" (as shown on the National Geographic map), but is most be long gone for for the most part. Activities: Hiking, snowmobiling, fishing, hunting, and camping. Sly Pond, at an elevation of 2,872 feet above sea level, is more than 1,000 feet higher than nearby Beaver Lake or Icehouse Pond down in the Moose River Plains and is one of the highest water bodies in the Adirondacks. The thick snow would stop up your snowshoes eventually. Visit Maine Trail Finder for information about hiking on Little Moose Mountain. Continue on the trail that travels to the north summit of Moose after crossing a summit bog downhill. 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