A deeply lovely route through some of the Catskills’ most beautiful terrain.
You can hike up Overlook Mountain’s easy trail in about an hour. The fire tower at the end of this short trail is positioned to give one of the most dramatic views in the Catskills.
A steep bushwhack through old farmland, dotted with stone fences, to excellent unique views.
A stunning hike up Mount Chocorua via the Piper Trail, one of the most celebrated paths in New Hampshire’s White Mountains.
This loop features an easy ascent, great Catskills views, and a beautiful walk-out that passes through varied woods and terrain.
The classic Kaaterskill High Peak hike route.
Delightful trails and gorgeous views. Hadley Mountain Fire Tower has a lot you’ll love.
Indian Head is my absolute favorite single-mountain hike in the Catskills.
One of the most beloved and scenic hikes in the Adirondacks.
Everything you need to know about one of the Hudson Valley’s best hikes.
Bull Hill (Mount Taurus) Full Loop is a challenging route that’s absolutely packed with views and ruins.
This short moderate loop over Vroman’s Nose climaxes at a stunning series of outrageously scenic ledges.
A super fun new route (currently under construction) up a steep rugged side of Stissing Mountain.
A short, sharp huffer-hike to a very tall fire tower with amazing views of the Catskills and Taconics.
A steep but straightforward route to one of the easiest bushwhack summits in the Catskills.
Incredible 360° wilderness views make this hike spectacular at any time of year.
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