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 Graham

Often paired with a hike to Balsam Lake, the hike to Graham’s summit ends at the incongruous concrete-and-iron ruin of an old TV repeater station. Permission is required to climb Graham and Doubletop mountains.

 Graham Topography

Graham Details

Height:  3,868ft  (1,179m)

Location:  Central Catskills

Level:  Moderate

Scenic:   No/Low

Trail Type:  Partially Trailed

Canister:  No

 Graham Weather

Area Forecast

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Summit Forecast

This page linked below shows the weather at Graham’s summit for the next six days.

https://www.mountain-forecast.com/peaks/Graham-Mountain-New-York/forecasts/1179

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Click on the small °F or °C boxes to toggle between US and Metric.


 Graham
Central Catskills Hiking Trails

New Note

New Permission System for Doubletop & Graham in 2020

After many years as head caretaker for the Gould Family, Bill Scholl has recently retired. The new caretaker is Bill Fiedler / (607) 221-1277 If Mr Fielder doesn’t answer, leave a polite voicemail with your full name and number, requesting permission to hike on Doubletop and/or Graham on whatever day you plan to go.

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Thru-Hike Doubletop, Graham & Balsam Lake

This hike really has it all: stream crossings, herd paths, bear prints, a canister, a memorably steep descent, a true bushwhack, a rugged ascent, an ice grotto, some old ruins and, to top it all off, a fire tower with amazing sunset views.


About Graham

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Summit forest on Graham

Permission is Required

After many years as head caretaker for the Gould Family, Bill Scholl has recently retired. The new caretaker is Bill Fiedler who can be reached at (607) 221-1277.  If he doesn’t answer, leave a polite voicemail with your full name and number, requesting permission to hike on Doubletop and/or Graham. Bill will advise you that you hike on the land at your own risk. A few times a year, both mountains are closed to hikers. Keep an eye on the RESTRICTIONS sidebar for more info.

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