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Laurance's Ridge Trail

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Trail

0.8 mile 1.2 kilometer point to point
98% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -139' -42 m
High: 683' 208 m
Low: 544' 166 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 6% (4°)

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Trail shared by Liam Robb O'Hagan

A short downhill stretch overlooking Hawthorne connecting Buttermilk Hill with the Goat Trail and Ferguson's Loop.

Liam Robb O'Hagan

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

During October - December 2017, warning signs were posted that a bow-hunting deer management program was being conducted in this part of the park. The trail was still open.

Runner Notes

Horses share the trail. They have the right-of-way.

Description

This carriage road descends from Buttermilk Hill to the Goat Trail and Ferguson's Loop in Rockefeller State Park, offering views down towards the town of Hawthorne from high on the ridge.

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View down to Hawthorne
Dec 20, 2017 near Hawthorne, NY

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