About Us


 1866 NY-73 Scenic

Keene Valley, New York 12943

Store Hours

Year-round (except summer): 8:00am – 6:00pm

Summer Hours: 8:30am – 6:30pm

Holidays (closed) - Easter, Thanksgiving & Christmas


The Mountaineer, located in Keene Valley, New York, the Home of the Adirondack High Peaks, is an iconic outdoor specialty store that has been a purveyor of fine mountaineering and outdoor equipment since 1975.

Our key mission is to stock unique, high quality gear for the adventuresome. Serious mountaineers, expeditionists, hikers, fly fisherman, campers, rock and ice climbers, trail runners, backcountry skiers, young and old are all welcome.  In order to provide the best service to a variety of customers, we have a highly trained and professional staff who will ensure you leave with the best products for your needs and are fully informed on how to utilize the product.

Social & Environmental Responsibility: The Mountaineer takes its role in the community seriously and strives to make a difference through volunteerism and annual benefit events such as the Adirondack International Mountaineering Festival and the Adirondack Backcountry Ski Festival.  We are proud to support local schools, athletics, churches, fire departments and others throughout the year.  In addition to providing financial support to worthy local and regional causes we take great pride in volunteering for community organizations such as the Keene and Keene Valley Fire Departments, the Adirondack Community Trust, New York Ski Educational Foundation, Adopt-A-Highway, and local athletic teams.

The team at The Mountaineer enthusiastically supports a variety of mostly local charities, non-profits and individuals in need by hosting charity events, helping to secure grants through our vendor partners and volunteering for various efforts and organizations. We partner with the finest companies in the Outdoor Industry to secure grant monies and to make these events possible. Our customers and friends deserve the biggest recognition as they make the trek to Keene Valley to participate in and enjoy the programs, each other and our mountains. The events are a combination of instruction, entertainment, comradery, fun and spins off $1,000’s of dollars of philanthropy.


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