Van Hoevenberg Trail To Gray Peak is a 16.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Lake Placid, NY that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
The route to this peak is a common route for people hiking Mount Marcy. You'll hike over Mount Marcy down to the four corners junction. The start of the trail is marked by a carin, and this trail is a herd path. The trail was muddy and you'll have to do a little rock scramble to get to the wooded summit. The views are a little limited but still are nice. The only people that may hike this trail are the ones going for their 46er patch.