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blueBlack Kaaterskill High Peak Summit Path - South

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0.4 mile 0.7 kilometer point to point
47% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 619' 189 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 3,641' 1,110 m
Low: 3,022' 921 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 27% (15°)
Max Grade: 71% (35°)

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Trail shared by Mirek Wierzbicki

A steep trail leads to Kaaterskill High Peak Summit with a good view from Hurricane Ledge.

Mirek Wierzbicki

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

From the Kaaterskill High Peak Trail, find the big stone cairn. The trail to the summit starts here and is marked with blue disks. This is a hard climb over some steep slopes and narrow ledges.

Hurricane Ledge offers beautiful 180-degrees views to the south. The summit has no views.

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