|Large white pines and hemlocks give this forest a cathedral-like feel, which can be experienced from a 2.5 km wheelchair-accessible trail.
|Size: 19 ha|
|Age of oldest known trees: 280 years|
|Forest Type: Mixed Hardwood, Hemlock, and White Pine|
|Conservation Status: Protected|
|Land Use Designation:
|Dominant Species: Eastern Hemlock - Eastern White Pine - Yellow Birch - Red Maple - Sugar Maple|
|New York's tallest white pine ( as of 2016) is found in this forest. The forest was saved because it was near the home of Charles Pack, one of the Adirondacks' early lumbermen, whose wife objected to logging it.|
Google Map Link: www.google.com/maps/place/43.54850,-73.80710
Other Maps: http://www.warrencountyny.gov/gis/maps/Hiking%20Maps/Pack%20Forest%20-%20Warrensburg.pdf
Directions: Follow highway 9 north from Route 28 near Warrensburg, and watch for Pack Forest Rd on your left.
Grandmother Tree Nature Trail
Difficulty(1=Easy, 10=Hard): 1