Shavertown Trail

A steep hike to a wonderful lookout, with a break in the middle at a sweet pond with its own view.

Hike Length: 2.9 miles (4.67 km)

Total Ascent: 980ft (299m)

Intensity: Moderate Catskills Hike

Route Type: Out-and-Back

Includes: Blazed Trail, Road Walk

Parent Perch Lake

Shavertown Trail / Tremperskill Overlook in the Catskills

Tremperskill Overlook

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 A moderate climb to a sweet pond and some great views.

Hiking Trail Description

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The parent mountain for this hike is Perch Lake.

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Trailhead Info for this Hike

Trailhead is right on the road, so be extremely watchful for traffic.

Google Maps Location: 42.089951, -74.819029

The map below shows the exact topographic location of the trailhead

Cell Service

Very patchy in this area. My network is Verizon. YMMV.

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