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Gore Mountain

Gore Mountain
Elevation 3,600 ft (1,098 m)
Location New York, USA
Range Adirondacks
Easiest route road
The Gore Mountain trail "Upper Steilhang"

Gore Mountain is a ski resort in the Adirondack Mountains located in North Creek, New York. Gore Mountain is one of the three state owned ski areas in all of of New York; the others are Whiteface Mountain and Belleayre Mountain.[1]. Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixels Full resolution (2576 × 1932 pixel, file size: 1. ... A topographical summit is a point on a surface which is higher in elevation than all points immediately adjacent to it. ... This article is about the state. ... For exotic financial options, see Mountain range (options). ... Stream on the hike to the top of Ampersand Mountain The Adirondack mountain range is located in the northeastern part of New York that runs through Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Herkimer, Lewis, St. ... Southern and northern Mount Everest climbing routes as seen from the International Space Station. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixels Full resolution (2576 × 1932 pixel, file size: 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixels Full resolution (2576 × 1932 pixel, file size: 1. ... St. ... Stream on the hike to the top of Ampersand Mountain The Adirondack mountain range is located in the northeastern part of New York that runs through Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Herkimer, Lewis, St. ... North Creek is a hamlet located in the Adirondack Park, in the town of Johnsburg, in Warren County, New York, between Indian Lake and Chester. ... Whiteface Mountain is one of the High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains, located near Lake Placid, New York. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


Gore Mountain has 73 Trails and 11 lifts (9 chairlifts, a gondola, one j-bar, and a pomel lift). Gore mountain has a wide variety of terrain catering to alpine skiers of all levels featuring 10 greens, 37 blues, 9 blacks, 4 double blacks, and 13 glades. Gore also has 12 nordic trails for cross country skiing. A chairlift in Bad Hofgastein, Austria A chairlift, more correctly known as an elevated passenger ropeway, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a continuously circulating steel cable strung in a loop between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A Venetian gondola A gòndola is a traditional Venetian sculling boat. ... A J-bar lift A J-bar (in some regions, L-bar) is a type of surface lift invented in the 1940s[1] for ski area passenger transport. ... Auguste Nicolas Pomel (September 20, 1821 - 1898) was a French geologist and paleontologist Pomel was born in Issoire. ...


Gore Mountain was voted in the "Top 10 for Value" by Ski Magazine in 2006, and is one of the most popular destinations for skiing and snowboarding in all of New York State.


New expansion plans are going through to add a few new trails connecting Gore to the Ski Bowl park trails. There are also plans for a new chair lift.


External Links

  • Official site]

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Gore Range (2885 words)
Geologically speaking, the Park, Gore, Tenmile and northern Mosquito Ranges are all cut from a single south-trending Laramide basement uplift running down the center of the Rockies from the Wyoming border roughly to Leadville.
The less abrupt west slope of the Gore uplift is defined by the Gore fault, which separates the Precambrian core of the Gore Range from Late Paleozoic Maroon Basin sediments to the west.
Buffalo Mountain: Buffalo Mountain (12,777') is a handsome and striking granite dome (not a volcano) at the southeast corner of the Gore Range.
SummitPost - Mount Powell -- Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering (912 words)
Highest of the serrated and spiny Gores, Mount Powell is an elusive peak.
But when youÂ’re on the mountain, it is clear this summit is the throne that rules the area.
The mountain is in the White River National Forest.
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