Blackhead Hiking Trails & Hikes

scenice view of Blackhead Mountain

Hike Blackhead & Black Dome via Batavia Kill

This route crosses some of the most beautiful hiking trails in the Catskill Mountains. I think this is the best route for hiking Blackhead.

Blackhead from Black Dome

Hike Blackhead & Black Dome from Big Hollow via Lockwood Gap

An outstanding double-bill that combines an epic view of Black Dome from Blackhead with an epic view of Blackhead from Black Dome. This is one of my favorite hikes in the Catskills.

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Peak Details

Height:  3,940ft  (1,201m)

Location:  Northeastern Catskills

Level:  Difficult

Scenic:   Yes 

Trail Type:  Fully Trailed

Canister:  No

 Blackhead Topography

 Summit Forecast: Blackhead

The page URL below shows the weather at Blackhead’s summit for the next six days.

https://www.mountain-forecast.com/peaks/Blackhead-New-York/forecasts/1204

Opens in a new tab/window. Click on the small °F or °C boxes to toggle between US and Metric.
If a foreacast for a peak is not directly available, this page may display a link to a nearby peak.

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