Hike the BLACKS on the Escarpment | Monday, October 3, 9:30 AM

This wonderful hike begins on a lovely streamside trail and continues up a mountain pass between the two mountains. We then get to scramble up Blackdome (3980 ft) and Blackhead (3940 ft). The views are Splendid! We plan to take our time and enjoy the mountaintops in their October beauty. Hike appropriate for peakseekers, CATs Challenge all trails and all who love the outdoors in fall.
Come join the fun.

Event Duration:  8 miles, 6.5 hours

Level of Difficulty:  Difficult

Bring: Good hiking shoes for scrambles, lunch, plenty to drink.

Be prepared for strong fall breezes, so dress in layers.

Registration required by Sept 16th to 30th.  Use registration form below to register.

Group size is limited to 12 so register early.

Fee:  No

Dogs allowed:  No

Additional Information: After the 1st please contact by phone at 845 216-2021; can leave message.

Do plan to leave travel time to Trailhead via Catskill roads. We should be out about 4pm.

See NYNJTC map #141.

Questions about this event can be directed to:  felicetta.deanna@gmail.com or 845-216-2021

Driving Directions:  From Hunter and Tannersville at 23A take 23c north to Maplecrest Road. You next go right onto Big Hollow Road and through the Valley to the end. Trailhead parking is there.

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