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Top Spots

Lincoln Pond Trail

Rensselaerville, New York

0.83 mi / 125 ft gain

Long Path From Mount Pisgah to South Mountain

Windham, New York

13.21 mi / 3885 ft gain

Backpack the Catskill's Escarpment Trail

Windham, New York

32.4 mi / 8000 ft gain

Windham Trail

Windham, New York

6.85 mi / 1765 ft gain

Elm Ridge Trail Loop

Windham, New York

5.75 mi / 807 ft gain

Windham High Peak via Elm Ridge Trail

Maplecrest, New York

5.89 mi / 1444 ft gain

Blackhead Mountain

Maplecrest, New York

5.15 mi / 1778 ft gain

Escarpment Trail to Elm Ridge Shelter

Maplecrest, New York

11.06 mi / 2831 ft gain

Acra Point via Black Dome Range Trail to Escarpment Trail

Maplecrest, New York

5.17 mi / 928 ft gain

Places to stay

Creekside Thyme

Medusa, New York

Creekside Thyme

From $200 / night

Camp Creekside

Preston-Potter Hollow, New York

Camp Creekside

From $80 / night

Moon Song Farm

East Durham, New York

Moon Song Farm

From $120 / night

Creekside Zen in Catskills

Greenville, New York

Creekside Zen in Catskills

From $135 / night

Renew Yourself Renew the Earth

Westerlo, New York

Renew Yourself Renew the Earth

From $120 / night

Your Own Wilderness

Your Own Wilderness

From $40 / night

Guides and stories

Pursuit Gear Kit 2018

Pursuit Gear Kit 2018

Pursuit Series

Trading the Metro for the Mountains: Pursuit New York 2018

Trading the Metro for the Mountains: Pursuit New York 2018

Emily Hlaváč Green

Chasing Fall: A Day in the Catskills

Chasing Fall: A Day in the Catskills

Jack Tumen

Escape to These 8 Private Campsites in Massachusetts’ Berkshire Mountains

Escape to These 8 Private Campsites in Massachusetts’ Berkshire Mountains

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