Journeys in ancient and old growth forests
Pack Forest 
Large white pines and hemlocks give this forest a cathedral-like feel, which can be experienced from a 2.5 km wheelchair-accessible trail.
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Size: 19 ha
Age of oldest known trees: 280 years
Forest Type: Mixed Hardwood, Hemlock, and White Pine 
Conservation Status: Protected 
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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.
Latitude: 43.54850           Longitude: -73.80710

Google Map Link:,-73.80710

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Directions: Follow highway 9 north from Route 28 near Warrensburg, and watch for Pack Forest Rd on your left.

Hiking Trail:
  Grandmother Tree Nature Trail
  Length: 2.0km
  Difficulty(1=Easy, 10=Hard): 1