Red Hill is the southernmost of the Catskills’ 5 remaining fire tower mountains. The hike is about 1.4 miles one way and is moderate – difficult. Join CMC board member Wendell George on this Catskills 100 Highest hike as we pursue the Catskills Fire Towers during this year’s Lark in the Park. We’ll be climbing the tower to enjoy the views.
Bring lunch, good hiking shoes, plenty of water and wear layered clothing.
No dogs permitted on this hike.
Register by October 7 by filling out the form below. For more information and to cancel contact Wendell at firstname.lastname@example.org or (845) 586-6273.
Directions: From SR 28 in Big Indian, go south on CR 47/Oliverea – Frost Valley Rd. to Claryville. Turn east on CR 19/Denning Rd. and go to Red Hill Rd. Take a sharp right and go to Dinch Rd/Coons Rd. Turn left and continue about 1 mile on the dirt road to the parking area on the left.
From the south, take SR 55 to CR 19 and turn right. See above.