Hike Owls Head
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Added by Rebecca Nichols
At only 1.2 miles round trip you get a lot of views on this short, sweet hike in Keene, NY!
There are a few Owls Heads located within the Adirondack Park. This one is located on Owls Head Lane off Route 73 in Keene, NY.
This is a gentle ascent of 0.6 miles to the 2120 foot summit. Being such a short hike the views start early and get better each step. There are some beautiful areas of open rock.
Views of Pitchoff, Hurricane, and more can be had.
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Great Little Mountain
I've hiked owls head so many times I've lost count. It is such a short and easy hike with a rewarding view for its height. It's so easy to hike this mountain when you have a free hour or two, because it's so close to Keene. It was my first mountain, and is a great mountain for little kids learning to hike. There is also a cliff near the summit used for climbing, and Though I have never climbed it I am planning on it!
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