About Lisa Ballard

Contributor Lisa Ballard is the author of "Hiking the Adirondacks" and "Best Easy Day Hikes Adirondacks." A native of Saranac Lake, she contributes to numerous magazines and websites from her base camps on Chateaugay Lake and Red Lodge, Montana.

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  1. Bill Ingersoll says

    I don’t believe Nippletop, the High Peak, is visible from the Northway when coming from the south. (There is a smaller by the same name that is visible, however.) The most prominent peak from the south, with its multiple summits, is Macomb.

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