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 Hunter Hiking Trails & Hikes

view of cabin and mountains from tower

Hunter Mountain Hiking Trail (Full Loop)

An absolutely wonderful loop over Hunter’s massive, gorgeous and super-scenic summit. Descend via the Devil’s Path for a rugged walk-out, with a short side-quest to visit Southwest Hunter.

balsam lake fire tower

5½ Catskills Fire Tower Hikes You Can Absolutely Do

All about the five classic Catskills towers — plus the newest (sixth) addition. Includes links to the gear and maps you’ll need to hike safely.

fire tower and cabin

Hike Hunter & Southwest Hunter from Stony Clove Notch

This hike tackles two routes on Hunter’s eastern side: the rugged Devil’s Path, and the relentlessly steep Becker Hollow. Hunter itself is an immense mountain, but the 360° view from its fire tower will charge your batteries for weeks.

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Peak Details

Height:  4,030ft  (1,228m)

Location:  Northeastern Catskills

Level:  Moderate

Scenic:   Very  

Trail Type:  Fully Trailed

Canister:  No

 Hunter Topography

 Summit Forecast: Hunter

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

https://www.mountain-forecast.com/peaks/Hunter-Mountain-New-York/forecasts/1234

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If a foreacast for a peak is not directly available, this page may display a link to a nearby peak.

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