Hike to Kipp Mountain

Rate this Adventure New York Kipp Mountain Trailhead

Added by Rebecca Nichols

Walk through an official tree farm to a cliff line with a great view of Loon Lake below!

This hike starts along Ben Culver Road at a road side pull off with room for several cars.  You will the trail sign and register from the parking area.  

This is an easy to moderate hike which meanders through an official tree farm.  You will reach a beautiful cliff line.  You will have views of Loon Lake below, Gore, Meade/Beckman Mountains and more.

Please be sure to remain on trail at all times and respect the property owner.  As always Leave No Trace!

This trail is also part of the Chester Challenge.  This challenge also includes Meade/Beckman, Green Hill/Catamount & Stewart Mountains, Chester Creek Trail, Palmer Pond, Cougar Nature Trail & Dynamite Hill/Caroline M. Fish Memorial Trails.  Visit any six of these trails and you can receive your choice of pin or patch for your completion.

Pack List

  • Hiking Shoes
  • Water
  • Snack
  • Camera
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Year Round

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1.92 Miles

Elev. Gain:

672 Feet


Easy Parking

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Added by Rebecca Nichols

I hike to push my limits both mentally and physically, take in the beauty of the great outdoors, and just to get away from it all. Every chance I get you will find me in the mountains, on a kayak or ending my day by the campfire!

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