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148 mi 238 km of trail 6 Runs

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 29 Trails Intermediate Trails 21 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails

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gem Favorite Emerge from the Lemon Squeeze for this rewarding view of the surrounding Catskill Mountains.

Skytop Tower

(10) New Paltz, NY

Runs in New Paltz - 6

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Favorite Autumn views.
Intermediate/Difficult

Gertrude's Nose Loop

6.5 mi 10.5 km • Point to Point • 864 ft Ascent 263.34 m Ascent

(36) Kerhonkson, NY
Favorite Vibrant leaves grace the view from the northern tip.
Difficult

Bonticou Crag Route

2.3 mi 3.7 km • Loop • 412 ft Ascent 125.51 m Ascent

(15) Stone R…, NY
Favorite Autumn views.
Easy/Intermediate

Minnewaska Lake Carriageway

1.6 mi 2.6 km • Loop • 176 ft Ascent 53.54 m Ascent

(12) Kerhonkson, NY
Favorite Emerge from the Lemon Squeeze for this rewarding view of the surrounding Catskill Mountains.
Intermediate/Difficult

Sky Top Tower via "The Trapps"

7.0 mi 11.2 km • Loop • 964 ft Ascent 293.86 m Ascent

(10) New Paltz, NY
Favorite Emerge from the Lemon Squeeze for this rewarding view of the surrounding Catskill Mountains.
Intermediate/Difficult

Rock the Ridge 50 Miler

51.8 mi 83.3 km • Loop • 4,653 ft Ascent 1418.13 m Ascent

(2) New Paltz, NY
Favorite Runners on North Lookout Road.
Intermediate

Mohonk 10-Mile Loop

9.8 mi 15.8 km • Point to Point • 774 ft Ascent 236.02 m Ascent

(1) Stone R…, NY

Trails in New Paltz - 46

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0.5 mi 0.9 km #1Labyrinth and Lemon Squeeze
Intermediate/Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
0.5 mi 0.9 km New Paltz, NY 17 
2.9 mi 4.6 km #2Gertrude's Nose Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Kerhonkson, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.6 km Kerhonkson, NY
2.9 mi 4.6 km #3Millbrook Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.6 km New Paltz, NY
0.4 mi 0.7 km #4Bonticou Ascent Path
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Difficult
0.4 mi 0.7 km New Paltz, NY
2.5 mi 4.0 km #5Trapps Undercliff Trail
Easy/Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Easy/Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km New Paltz, NY
22.2 mi 35.8 km #6Wallkill Valley Rail Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Wallkill, NY
Easy/Intermediate
22.2 mi 35.8 km Wallkill, NY
2.4 mi 3.9 km #7Trapps Overcliff Trail
Easy/Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Easy/Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.9 km New Paltz, NY
1.3 mi 2.1 km #8Awosting Falls Carriageway
Easy/Intermediate
Kerhonkson, NY
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Kerhonkson, NY
2.1 mi 3.3 km #9Northeast Trail
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Difficult
2.1 mi 3.3 km New Paltz, NY
3.6 mi 5.7 km #10Bonticou Road
Easy/Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Easy/Intermediate
3.6 mi 5.7 km New Paltz, NY
3.4 mi 5.4 km #11High Peters Kill Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
3.4 mi 5.4 km New Paltz, NY
1.7 mi 2.7 km #12Table Rocks Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Stone Ridge, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Stone Ridge, NY
3.3 mi 5.3 km #13Lenape Lane
Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km New Paltz, NY
1.1 mi 1.8 km #14Millbrook Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Kerhonkson, NY
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Kerhonkson, NY
1.8 mi 2.8 km #15Spring Farm Road
Easy
Stone Ridge, NY
Easy
1.8 mi 2.8 km Stone Ridge, NY
0.5 mi 0.9 km #16Crag Trail
Intermediate
Stone Ridge, NY
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.9 km Stone Ridge, NY
0.4 mi 0.6 km #17Humpty Dumpty Road
Easy/Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Easy/Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.6 km New Paltz, NY
1.4 mi 2.3 km #18North Lookout Road
Easy
New Paltz, NY
Easy
1.4 mi 2.3 km New Paltz, NY
0.4 mi 0.7 km #19Copes Lookout Road
Easy
New Paltz, NY
Easy
0.4 mi 0.7 km New Paltz, NY
0.3 mi 0.5 km #20Rock Rift Road
Easy/Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Easy/Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km New Paltz, NY

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This is one of the difficult parts along the Bonticou Ascent Path.
Apr 27, 2017 near New Paltz, NY
Emerge from the Lemon Squeeze for this rewarding view of the surrounding Catskill Mountains.
Apr 6, 2017 near New Paltz, NY
Beautiful views abound from the southern portion of Bonticou Crag.
Feb 1, 2017 near New Paltz, NY
Vibrant leaves grace the view from the northern tip.
Feb 1, 2017 near New Paltz, NY
Tunnel to nowhere.  As seen from the Coxing Trail.
Apr 28, 2015 near Kerhonkson, NY
Autumn views.
Nov 7, 2016 near Kerhonkson, NY
Be sure to stray from the carriage trail and investigate the cliffs overlooking Lake Minnewaska. The peaceful lake with the Catskill Mountains as a backdrop is the perfect way to start this hike.
Aug 26, 2017 near Kerhonkson, NY
Enjoy this view of the Catskills from the top of the scramble.
Feb 1, 2017 near New Paltz, NY

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