Saturday, June 11, 2016
Hiking Baker (Saranac 6 no. 2)
Baker is the shortest of the Saranac 6, and while it's steep, it's relatively easy since there is no scrambling. So after we finished Ampersand, we decided to take advantage of the sunshine and do Baker the same day.
We saw quite a few families with kids on the .9 miles to the top. The photo above fairly reflects the terrain we were on. The top of the mountain is in the woods, so it didn't have the glorious vistas of Ampersand, but there is one ledge near the top with a window view: