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5,953 mi 9,581 km of trail 108 Recommended Routes

Gems 10 Gems Easy Trails 1,623 Trails Intermediate Trails 1,010 Trails Hard Trails 309 Trails
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Gems in New York - 10

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gem Favorite Trust your feet and make your way out of the slot!

Skytop Tower

(10) New Paltz, NY
gem Favorite The path near the base of the beautiful Taughannock Falls offers a fantastic look at the water and surrounding amphitheater.

Taughannock Falls

(13) Trumans…, NY
gem Favorite The beautiful Horseshoe Falls on the Niagara River.

Niagara Falls

(7) Niagara…, ON
gem Favorite Katterskill falls

Kaaterskill Falls

(1) Palenville, NY
gem Favorite Ithaca Falls remains a gorgeous sight in the winter.

Ithaca Falls

(1) Cayuga…, NY
gem Favorite View from the Escarpment Trail

Inspiration Point

(3) Palenville, NY
gem Favorite The approach to Brace Mountain Summit, the highest elevation in Duchess County, NY.

Brace Mountain Summit

(2) Boston…, NY
gem Favorite Seneca Mills Falls.

Seneca Mills and Falls

(2) Penn Yan, NY
gem Favorite Devils Bathtub with autumn colors.

Devil's Bathtub

(2) Honeoye…, NY
gem Favorite View from on top of the Kane Mt fire tower... Amazing 360 degree view of 3 different nearby lakes!

Kane Mountain Fire Tower

(2) Glovers…, NY

Recommended Routes in New York - 101

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Favorite Even on a foggy day, the hike itself is worth it!
Intermediate/Difficult

Bear Mountain Loop

3.7 mi 5.9 km 1,121' Up 341.56 m Up 1,120' Down 341.52 m Down

Fort Mo…, NY
Favorite Heading up the Breakneck scramble in light snow
Difficult

Breakneck Ridge Bypass

2.8 mi 4.5 km 1,129' Up 344.21 m Up 1,135' Down 346.08 m Down

Cornwal…, NY
Favorite Pretty amazing view points on this hike. Great for photo oops.
Intermediate/Difficult

Gertrude's Nose Loop

6.5 mi 10.5 km 864' Up 263.34 m Up 876' Down 267.14 m Down

Kerhonkson, NY
Favorite Approaching the summit of Mt. Marcy.
Difficult

Mt. Marcy via Van Hoevenberg Trail

14.0 mi 22.5 km 3,101' Up 945.04 m Up 3,101' Down 945.17 m Down

Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite The view near the top of Storm King Mountain.
Intermediate/Difficult

Storm King Mountain

2.4 mi 3.9 km 455' Up 138.62 m Up 460' Down 140.21 m Down

Cornwal…, NY
Favorite Sunset on Twin Peak
Difficult

The Devil's Path

23.1 mi 37.2 km 8,104' Up 2470.13 m Up 8,373' Down 2552.14 m Down

Manorville, NY
Favorite Heading up the Breakneck scramble in light snow
Difficult

Breakneck Ridge to Sugarloaf Mountain Loop

6.1 mi 9.9 km 1,490' Up 454.2 m Up 1,483' Down 451.97 m Down

Cornwal…, NY
Favorite Vibrant leaves grace the view from the northern tip.
Difficult

Bonticou Crag Route

2.3 mi 3.7 km 412' Up 125.51 m Up 426' Down 129.71 m Down

Stone R…, NY

Trails in New York - 2834

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0.5 mi 0.9 km #1Labyrinth and Lemon Squeeze
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Difficult
New Paltz, NY 20 
4.1 mi 6.6 km #2Breakneck Ridge Trail
Difficult
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY
Difficult
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 24 
8.6 mi 13.8 km #3Burroughs Range Trail (Wittenburg Cornell Slide Trail)
Difficult
Shokan, NY
Difficult
Shokan, NY 15 
4.6 mi 7.4 km #4Algonquin Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY 15 
2.9 mi 4.6 km #5Gertrude's Nose Trail
Difficult
Kerhonkson, NY
Difficult
Kerhonkson, NY
19.5 mi 31.3 km #6Nassau-Suffolk Trail
Intermediate
Cold Spring Harbor, NY
Intermediate
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 14 
8.3 mi 13.4 km #7Giant Ledge-Panther-Fox Hollow Trail
Difficult
Shokan, NY
Difficult
Shokan, NY 11 
21.3 mi 34.3 km #8Letchworth State Park FLT Branch
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Morris, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Morris, NY
2.0 mi 3.2 km #9Shore Trail (White): The Giant Stairs
Difficult
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
Difficult
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
2.9 mi 4.6 km #10Millbrook Ridge Trail
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
3.2 mi 5.1 km #11Black Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Naples, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Naples, NY
0.5 mi 0.9 km #12Fox Hollow Main Trail
Intermediate
Laurel Hollow, NY
Intermediate
Laurel Hollow, NY
0.8 mi 1.3 km #13Kane Mountain East Trail
Intermediate
Gloversville, NY
Intermediate
Gloversville, NY
3.0 mi 4.9 km #14Ridge Trail to Giant Mountain
Difficult
Keene, NY
Difficult
Keene, NY
22.7 mi 36.5 km #15Suffern-Bear Mountain Trail
Very Difficult
Suffern, NY
Very Difficult
Suffern, NY
1.4 mi 2.3 km #16Mount Colden Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
1.4 mi 2.3 km #17Kane Mountain North Trail
Intermediate
Gloversville, NY
Intermediate
Gloversville, NY
4.3 mi 6.8 km #18Perkins Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cold Spring, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Cold Spring, NY
2.2 mi 3.5 km #19Cascade Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Keene, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Keene, NY 13 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #20Norman J. Levy Outer Loop
Intermediate
Freeport, NY
Intermediate
Freeport, NY

Photos of New York - 1385

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Heading up the Breakneck scramble in light snow
Apr 23, 2015 near Cornwal…, NY
Breakneck Ridge III
Apr 23, 2015 near Cornwal…, NY
Arguably the best view in Harriman State Park NY, just off Lichen Trail looking west
Nov 12, 2018 near Harriman, NY
Katterskill falls
Jul 14, 2019 near Palenville, NY
Pretty amazing view points on this hike. Great for photo oops.
Aug 20, 2018 near Kerhonkson, NY
Climbing Gothics Cables
Nov 7, 2017 near Keene, NY
Investigating the large ferns growing along the Monkey Run Trail.
Jun 23, 2020 near Northea…, NY
Lake Arnold with wooded false summit of Colden
Sep 2, 2019 near Lake Pl…, NY