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 Panther

Panther Mountain offers excellent hiking trails over varied terrain, an enormous boreal summit, and two wonderful scenic lookouts.

 Panther Hiking Trails & Hikes

scenic catskills view

Hike Giant Ledge & Panther Mountain

This classic route to Giant Ledge is a short moderate hike with a huge pay-off: a series of ledge views which are spectacular in all seasons. This is one of the most popular hiking trails in the Catskills.

boulder and trail sign

Hike Panther from Fox Hollow

This route, through the barely-travelled Fox Hollow — a quiet and wild place — offers ever-changing terrain and lots of wildlife. If you crave solitude and scenic views, this is the hike for you.

Devil’s Path

Traverse Panther from Oliverea to Fox Hollow

The views on this hiking trail are some of the best in the Catskills. The route crosses the entire ridge of Panther Mountain, from south to north.  This was one of the first group hikes I went on. Giant Ledge in particular is one of the most popular hikes in the area.

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Peak Details

Height:  3,724ft  (1,135m)

Location:  Southern Catskills

Level:  Moderate

Scenic:   Yes 

Trail Type:  Fully Trailed

Canister:  No

 Panther Topography

 Summit Forecast: Panther

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

https://www.mountain-forecast.com/peaks/Panther-Mountain-New-York/forecasts/1134

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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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