16 Reasons to Hike Huckleberry Loop Trail

Is this the most beautiful hike in The Catskills? This mile-by-mile guide walks you through it all.

Hike Length: 13.0 miles (20.92 km)

Total Ascent: 2,700ft (823m)

Intensity: Difficult Catskills Hike

Route Type: Loop

Includes: Blazed Trail, Unmarked Trail, Road Walk, Stream Crossing

Parent Dry Brook Ridge

broken trail sign on huckleberry loop

Broken but beautiful trail signage

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 A long difficult loop with several entry/exit points — but no easy bail-out points.

Hiking Trail Description

Is Huckleberry Loop Trail the most beautiful hike in The Catskills? This mile-by-mile guide walks you through it all.
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The parent mountain for this hike is Dry Brook Ridge.

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Trailhead Info for this Hike

Very small road-side lot.

Google Maps Location: 42.112896, -74.650374

The map below shows the exact topographic location of the trailhead

Cell Service

You will have patchy cell services once you gain some elevation. Count on having none at any trailhead. My network is Verizon. YMMV.

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