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Recommended Routes in Bear Mountain State Park - 6

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Favorite View from an overlook just off the trail.
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 View of the Hudson and Bear Mountain Bridge.
Intermediate/Difficult

Popolopen Gorge - Timp-Torne Loop

4.3 mi 7.0 km 1,157' Up 352.56 m Up 1,092' Down 332.84 m Down

Fort Mo…, NY
Favorite Morning mist
Difficult

Bear Mountain-Harriman Loop

21.5 mi 34.7 km 3,704' Up 1129.12 m Up 3,702' Down 1128.41 m Down

Fort Mo…, NY
Favorite View of Bear Mountain Bridge from Cornell Mine Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Bear Mountain Loop

11.2 mi 18.0 km 2,225' Up 678.29 m Up 2,224' Down 677.99 m Down

Fort Mo…, NY
Favorite The stone-arch tunnel.
Intermediate/Difficult

Dunderberg, Bald Mountain, and Timp Loop

7.7 mi 12.4 km 1,505' Up 458.87 m Up 1,506' Down 459.12 m Down

Verplanck, NY
Favorite In the Air Today
Difficult

Harriman / Bear Mountain State Park Loop

7.4 mi 11.9 km 1,616' Up 492.58 m Up 1,616' Down 492.45 m Down

Fort Mo…, NY

Bear Mountain State Park Hiking

  • 96 Miles 155 Kilometers of Trail
  • 6 Recommended Routes
  • 4 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 13 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 2 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Bear Mountain State Park - 13

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1.9 mi 3.1 km #1Major Welch Trail
Difficult
Fort Montgomery, NY
Difficult
Fort Montgomery, NY 10 
1.0 mi 1.7 km #2Timp-Torne Trail Spur
Difficult
Fort Montgomery, NY
Difficult
Fort Montgomery, NY
2.4 mi 3.8 km #3Cornell Mine Trail
Intermediate
Fort Montgomery, NY
Intermediate
Fort Montgomery, NY
6.5 mi 10.5 km #4Ramapo-Dunderberg Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Verplanck, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Verplanck, NY
1.0 mi 1.6 km #5Brooks Lake Trail
Intermediate
Fort Montgomery, NY
Intermediate
Fort Montgomery, NY
9.9 mi 15.9 km #6Timp-Torne Trail
Intermediate
Verplanck, NY
Intermediate
Verplanck, NY
1.8 mi 2.8 km #71777 East Trail
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
2.9 mi 4.7 km #81777 Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Verplanck, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Verplanck, NY
4.3 mi 6.9 km #9Popolopen Gorge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Montgomery, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Montgomery, NY
5.2 mi 8.4 km #101777 West Trail
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
2.4 mi 3.9 km #11Anthony Wayne Trail South
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #12Fawn Trail
Intermediate
Fort Montgomery, NY
Intermediate
Fort Montgomery, NY
0.5 mi 0.8 km #13Twin Forks Trail
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY
Easy
Fort Montgomery, NY

Photos of Bear Mountain State Park - 67

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View of the Hudson and Bear Mountain Bridge.
May 23, 2019 near Fort Mo…, NY
Morning mist
Sep 27, 2019 near Fort Mo…, NY
The sun sets on Popolopen Torne.
Feb 2, 2017 near Fort Mo…, NY
The trail climbs through dense woodlands in this section.
Feb 2, 2017 near Fort Mo…, NY
Our group makes their way through dense hardwood forests on the way to Popolopen Torne.
Feb 2, 2017 near Fort Mo…, NY
Enjoy this compilation of videos from one of our hikes to the Popolopen Torne.
Feb 1, 2017 near Fort Mo…, NY
The trail has a useful rope to help you up the scramble.
Feb 1, 2017 near Fort Mo…, NY
Inspiring and moving memorial at the top.
May 23, 2019 near Fort Mo…, NY