Aug 29th 2012 Wednesday

Inspiration Point, Hotel Kaaterskill, & Palenville Overlook

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The starting point was the parking area near North Lake for the former site of the Catskill Mountain House. Signed in at the trail register just beyond the Catskill Mountain House location. First destination was the former site of the Hotel Kaaterskill. A quick loop around [...]

Aug 8th 2010 Sunday

Mount Tremper

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Located on Route 40 south of Phoenicia is the Mount Tremper trailhead parking area. It is a 3 mile hike to the Mount Tremper Fire Tower (about 6 miles all together). Expect the hike to the fire tower to take about 2 hours (maybe more depending on your conditioning). The trai [...]

Oct 3rd 2005 Monday

Lower Platte Clove Hike

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I parked my car at the bottom of Platte Clove Mountain Rd along the 6 foot fence. The early part of the unmarked trail is very easy and one can reach 4 or 5 waterfalls within an easy 30 minute walk. The waterfalls range in size from 3 feet to nearly 20 feet. After this relat [...]