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5,769 mi 9,284 km of trail 104 Featured Hikes

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Gems in New York - 8

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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 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 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
gem Favorite Devils Bathtub with autumn colors.

Devil's Bathtub

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

Seneca Mills and Falls

(1) Penn Yan, NY

Featured Hikes in New York - 98

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Favorite Bear Mountain Park and surrounding area.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bear Mountain Loop

3.7 mi 5.9 km • Loop • 1,121 ft Ascent 341.56 m Ascent

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

Breakneck Ridge Bypass

2.8 mi 4.5 km • Loop • 1,129 ft Ascent 344.21 m Ascent

(45) 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 • Point to Point • 864 ft Ascent 263.34 m Ascent

(33) Kerhonkson, NY
Favorite Approaching the summit of Mt. Marcy.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Marcy via Van Hoevenberg Trail

14.0 mi 22.5 km • Loop • 3,101 ft Ascent 945.04 m Ascent

(23) Lake Pl…, NY
Favorite Sunset on Twin Peak
Difficult

The Devil's Path

23.1 mi 37.2 km • Point to Point • 8,104 ft Ascent 2470.13 m Ascent

(18) Manorville, NY
Favorite The view near the top of Storm King Mountain.
Intermediate

Storm King Mountain

2.4 mi 3.9 km • Loop • 455 ft Ascent 138.62 m Ascent

(17) Cornwal…, NY
Favorite Heading up the Breakneck scramble in light snow
Difficult

Breakneck Ridge to Sugarloaf Mountain Loop

6.1 mi 9.9 km • Point to Point • 1,490 ft Ascent 454.2 m Ascent

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

Bonticou Crag Route

2.3 mi 3.7 km • Loop • 412 ft Ascent 125.51 m Ascent

(15) Stone R…, NY

Trails in New York - 2732

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0.5 mi 0.9 km #1Labyrinth and Lemon Squeeze
Intermediate/Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
0.5 mi 0.9 km New Paltz, NY 17 
4.1 mi 6.6 km #2Breakneck Ridge Trail
Difficult
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY
Difficult
4.1 mi 6.6 km Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 23 
8.6 mi 13.8 km #3Burroughs Range Trail (Wittenburg Cornell Slide Trail)
Difficult
Shokan, NY
Difficult
8.6 mi 13.8 km Shokan, NY 13 
4.6 mi 7.4 km #4Algonquin Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
4.6 mi 7.4 km Lake Placid, NY 14 
2.9 mi 4.6 km #5Gertrude's Nose Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Kerhonkson, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.6 km Kerhonkson, NY
19.5 mi 31.3 km #6Nassau-Suffolk Trail
Intermediate
Cold Spring Harbor, NY
Intermediate
19.5 mi 31.3 km Cold Spring Harbor, NY 14 
21.3 mi 34.3 km #7Letchworth State Park FLT Branch
Intermediate
Mount Morris, NY
Intermediate
21.3 mi 34.3 km Mount Morris, NY
8.3 mi 13.4 km #8Giant Ledge-Panther-Fox Hollow Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Shokan, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
8.3 mi 13.4 km Shokan, NY 10 
2.9 mi 4.6 km #9Millbrook Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.6 km New Paltz, NY
2.0 mi 3.2 km #10Shore Trail (White): The Giant Stairs
Difficult
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
Difficult
2.0 mi 3.2 km Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
3.2 mi 5.1 km #11Black Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Naples, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Naples, NY
0.5 mi 0.9 km #12Fox Hollow Main Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Laurel Hollow, NY
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.9 km Laurel Hollow, NY
0.8 mi 1.3 km #13Kane Mountain East Trail
Intermediate
Gloversville, NY
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Gloversville, NY
1.4 mi 2.3 km #14Mount Colden Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.3 km Lake Placid, NY
22.7 mi 36.5 km #15Suffern-Bear Mountain Trail
Extremely Difficult
Suffern, NY
Extremely Difficult
22.7 mi 36.5 km Suffern, NY
1.4 mi 2.3 km #16Kane Mountain North Trail
Intermediate
Gloversville, NY
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Gloversville, NY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #17Iroquois Peak Trail
Difficult
Lake Placid, NY
Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Lake Placid, NY
1.1 mi 1.8 km #18Mt. Arab Trail
Intermediate
Tupper Lake, NY
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Tupper Lake, NY
0.4 mi 0.7 km #19Bonticou Ascent Path
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Difficult
0.4 mi 0.7 km New Paltz, NY
16.7 mi 26.9 km #20NPT Section 5: West Canada Lakes to Wakely Dam
Easy
Lake Pleasant, NY
Easy
16.7 mi 26.9 km Lake Pleasant, NY

Photos of New York - 1321

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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
View from Hurricane Mountain
Oct 19, 2019 near Keene, NY
View from firetower, on top of Hurricane Mountain
Oct 19, 2019 near Keene, NY

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