Crane Mountain

A Winter Walk on Crane Mountain

Tucked away on Ski Hi Road in the Town of Johnsburg is a short but rather rocky and challenging hike to Crane Mountain. With an elevation of 3,241', Crane is one of the more challenging hikes in the Lake George Area. Ours was the first car in the parking lot at 11:00 am, a later start than usual on a short December day, but plenty of time for this outing. We headed for the trail register on a level crunchy snow path. Signage immediately after the trail register indicated we could take the…