A large grassy summit that’s perfect for picnics also offers a panoramic view of the Catskills, and lines of sight north as far as Mount Greylock, 44 miles away.

Peak Details

Height:  2,311ft  (704m)

Range:  Southern Taconics

Level:  Moderate

Scenic:   Very  

Trail Type:  Fully Trailed

 Brace Hiking Trails & Hikes

american flag on mountain summit at sunset

Hike Brace & Frissell from Quarry Hill

A stunningly scenic hike with fantastic views of the wide valley below and distant mountain ranges. Brace’s summit is especially magical at sunset.

 Brace Topography

 Summit Forecast: Brace

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