Mountain Friends, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization.
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JULY 1918 - JULY
2013 CELEBRATING 95 YEARS!
Azure Mountain -
SEEKING SUMMIT VOLUNTEERS FOR 2013 FIND OUT MORE
Clarkson University engineering students (+ Ms. McLean) did volunteer
trail work on Azure, April 15, 2011 - Thanks!
your own pictures on our new Facebook page!
western edge of Franklin County, in the town of Waverly, near the
hamlet of Santa Clara, the Azure Mountain fire tower has been standing
guard over the northern Adirondacks since 1918.
This web site will bring you the history of the mountain and the
story of how the Azure Mountain Friends organized in late 2001 and,
with the help of the New York State Department of Environmental
Conservation and Americorps,
saved the tower from removal. Our thanks to the generous contributions
all those who love the mountain, and all the hours donated by our many
Come visit Azure Mountain, climb the tower, and enjoy the wonderful
views. Check the Maps
page if you need
See our Trail