Mount Tremper

One of the five Catskills fire tower mountains. Equally famous for its timber rattlesnakes.

Peak Details

Height:  2,730ft  (832m)

Range:  Central Catskills

Level:  Moderate

Scenic:   Very  

Trail Type:  Fully Trailed

 Mount Tremper Hiking Trails & Hikes

fire tower and cabin

The 6 Catskills Fire Towers

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

footbridge by roadside

Mount Tremper Fire Tower Hiking Trail

This short, moderate hike to one of the most popular fire towers in the Catskills ends with an incredible 360° view of dozens of classic Catskill mountains.

catskills rock band, underside

Tanbark Loop: a Short, Difficult, Beautiful Hike

A short, steep, rocky intense hike right in the heart of Phoenicia. Lots of dramatic Catskills geology. Two excellent views.

 Seasonal Notes for Mount Tremper

Late Spring / Summer / Fall

In the warmer months, beware the plentiful timber rattlesnakes on Tremper. Just keep your distance and leash your pets.

 Mount Tremper Topography

 Summit Forecast: Mount Tremper

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