Peak Details

Height:  2,495ft  (760m)

Range:  Northeastern Catskills

Level:  Easy

Scenic:   Very  

Trail Type:  Fully Trailed

 South Mountain Hiking Trails & Hikes

inspiration point view

Inspiration Point (Catskills)

Inspiration Point in Kaaterskill Clove is one of the top scenic destinations in The Catskills.

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The Fried Chicken War of 1881

The Fried Chicken War is quality ding-dong Catskills drama. Oh, the shade!

Death at Kaaterskill Falls

A young man from Yonkers went missing April 24. His rented car was found April 30 at the main Laurel House Road parking lot. Later the same day, his body was recovered from the base of the falls.

Iced-up Kaaterskill Fals

Kaaterskill Rail Trail

This is a short, super-easy hike to one of the most popular Catskills destinations. It includes views not seen by those who park closer to the falls. It’s the perfect trail in winter for some easy snow-shoeing or cross country skiing.

 South Mountain Topography

 Summit Forecast: South Mountain

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

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

https://www.mountain-forecast.com/peaks/North-Mountain-Catskills/forecasts/969

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