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Slide Mountain Hike and Yoga | Saturday, October 8, 9:30 AM

Hiking the Catskills highest peak at 4180′ is always a treat. Far less difficult to ascend than many other high …

Introductory Bushwhack up Halcott | Sunday, October 9, 8:00 AM

Introductory Bushwhack up Halcott  | Sunday, October 9, 8:00 AM

This short but steep bushwhack up Halcott Mountain has about 1700 ft. of elevation gain. The pace will be slow …

Hike Balsam Mountain | Monday, October 10, 9 AM

The hike to the Balsam Mountain summit offers a bit of most of the charms of hiking in the Catskills. …

Plattekill Mountain Hike | Saturday, October 8, 9 AM

From Devil’s Kitchen trailhead parking: hike the blue trail for 2 mi. to Codfish Point with terrific view of Hudson …

Hudson Valley Views at Huckleberry Point | Sunday, October 9, 9 AM

The hike to Huckleberry Point leads to one of the best views in the Catskills, looking up Platte Clove and …

Convergence on Balsam Lake Mountain | Tuesday, October 4, 10 AM or 10:30 AM

Convergence on Balsam Lake Mountain with Laurie Rankin, Dr. Michael Kudish and Lisa Lyons Hike up from either the north …

From Beaver Pond to Hemlock Ravine: “Nature Walking” in Kelly Hollow | Tuesday. October 4, 10 AM

Join Heather Rolland of the Catskill 3500 Club, and Ian Dunn, NYS DEC forester, on an old-fashioned nature walk. You’ll …

Peripatetic Perambulation Kingston, NY | Wednesday, October 5, 9 AM

Walk from the Stockade District to Kingston Point via the Rondout in Kingston, NY – an important historic gateway to …

Mushroom Walk in Saugerties | Saturday, October 1, 9 AM

Mushroom Walk in Saugerties | Saturday, October 1, 9 AM

The Esopus Creek Conservancy and John Burroughs Natural History Society will co-sponsor a guided mushroom walk in the Town of …

Mushroom Walk on Koop Rd. | Tuesday, October 4, 11:00 am

Join CMC board members Erwin Karl and Howard Raab for an interesting and educational mushroom walk in NYC-DEP’s beautiful Brush …

Scenic Walk & Yoga in the Historic Hamlet of Pine Hill | Wednesday, October 5, 3 PM

Scenic Walk & Yoga in the Historic Hamlet of Pine Hill | Wednesday, October 5, 3 PM

Meet at the Pine Hill Community Center at 3pm for a scenic walk through the historic hamlet of Pine Hill. …

Traverse: Meads to Platte Clove | Thursday, October 6, 9:00 AM

This 9.4 mile trail hike at the eastern edge of the Catskill Park includes a mix of interesting features to go …

Landscape Archaeology and Archaeoastronomy Workshop and Hike | Saturday, October 8, 10 AM

Landscape Archaeology and Archaeoastronomy Workshop and Hike  | Saturday, October 8, 10 AM

Lecture, PowerPoint Presentation and Hike covering the mysterious stone constructions found throughout the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley. These include …

Tortoise and Hare Hike | Sunday, October 9, 1 PM

Tortoise and Hare Hike: Pick the hike length that best fits you! This woodland hike offers two choices for beginner …

Hikefest at the Mountain Top Historical Society | Saturday, October 8, 8 AM and 9 AM

Hikefest at the Mountain Top Historical Society | Saturday, October 8, 8 AM and 9 AM

On Saturday, October 8, 2016 the Mountain Top Historical Society will be just the place to begin your Lark in …

Mud and Trout Pond Loop | Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 10:00 AM

From the Trail Head we will descends and cross the Bridge over Russell Brook and enjoy the large waterfall. We …

Autumn Animal Tracking with Julie Seyfert-Lillis | Saturday, October 1, 10 AM

Autumn Animal Tracking with Julie Seyfert-Lillis  |  Saturday, October 1, 10 AM

It is one thing to see an animal in the wild, but it’s something very different to experience an animal …

Dating Native American Forest Fires with Mountain Laurel | Monday, October 3, 9:45 AM

Join Dr. Michael Kudish, forest historian, for this look back into the Catskills’ distant past. One Catskill Mountain Club officer …

Hike Twin and Indian Head Mountains | Thursday, October 6, 9 AM

Hike these two High Peaks on the Devil’s Path with Cal Johnson.  The Devil’s Path is a very rugged trail …

An Off Trail Exploration of Panther Mountain | Saturday, October 8, 8 AM

Join the Catskill’s homegrown Team Danger Girl for an off trail exploration of Panther Mountain. We will lead an intrepid …

Finger Lakes Trail Fall Campout | Sept. 30 – Oct. 2

Finger Lakes Trail Fall Campout | Sept. 30 - Oct. 2

The Finger Lakes Trail Conference offers a multitude of hikes of varying lengths and difficulty during the three days of …

Tree ID and Forest History Walk | Saturday, October 8, 10 AM

Tree ID and Forest History Walk | Saturday, October 8, 10 AM

CFA’s Education Forester – Ryan Trapani – will be leading a walk on state forest preserve land beginning @ the …

Frick Pond Loop | Wednesday, October 5, 4:30 PM

Come join this gentle walk around Frick Pond with it’s varied plant life and woods. Enjoy little streams and bridges …

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 …

Shavertown Trail | Friday, October 7, 9:30 AM

A moderate hike suitable for families and novice hikers leads to a spectacular view of the Pepacton Reservoir and a …

Kelly Hollow Night Hike | Friday, October 7, 6 PM

Join with CMC board member Howard Raab for an exciting night-time hike on one of the Catskill’s most beautiful trails. …

Andes Rail Trail Hike | Saturday, October 1, 2 PM

Join Edie Mesick, one of the trail building volunteers for a hike on the beautiful Andes Rail Trail. The trail …

Acra Point Loop | Monday, October 3, 9:30 AM

This loop hike climbs to the Escarpment Trail and then to Acra Point. Offering spectacular views of the Blackhead Range …

Bramley Mountain Trails | Friday, October 7, 2016 10:00 am

Join Paul Martin on a hike on the recently opened Bramley Mountain Trail.   The hike will visit the 2817’ summit with its …

Peekamoose-Table Trail Maintenance with the Catskill 3500 Club | Sunday, October 2, 2016 – CANCELLED

Peekamoose-Table Trail Maintenance with the Catskill 3500 Club | Sunday, October 2, 2016 - CANCELLED

It’s the Catskill 3500 Club’s fall trail day! Please help us keep the Peekamoose-Table Trail clean, clear and safe for …

Burroughs Range (Slide, Cornell, Wittenburg) | Monday October 10, 2016 | 07:30 am

This is a classic Catskill hike, a traverse of the Burroughs Range. Starting in the Slide Mountain parking area, we’ll …

Palmer Hill Trail Hike | Wednesday, October 5th, 11:00 am

Join CMC board member Erwin Karl on a hike of the Palmer Hill Trail. It’s a really special hike – …

Trail Maintenance on Section 2 of the Dry Brook Ridge Trail and German Hollow Trail | Tuesday, October 4, 10 AM- CANCELLED

This event has been cancelled. Follow Laura Battelani, CMC Board Member and David Lucas, volunteers for NY/NJ Trail Conference, as …

Split Rock Hike | Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 10:00 am

Join CMC President, Rick Roberts on a hike to Split Rock along the FLT section comprising the Mary Smith and Pelnor …

Rock Rift Fire Tower Hike | Saturday, October 1, 2016 9:30 am

Hike to the Rock Rift Fire tower. This 9 mile hike covers a new section of the FLT constructed in 2014.  …

Hike to Windham High Peak and Burnt Knob | Monday, October 3, 9AM

Join Ann Roberti on a thru hike of a section of the Escarpment Trail which includes a Catskill 3500 Peak, …

Rochester Hollow | Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 10:30 am

Moderate hike to John Burroughs monument, lean to, and marked trails. Possible surprise speakers about Burroughs. Well behaved dogs permitted. …