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Hike Slide Mountain – Curtis-Ormsbee Loop
October 3 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Hike our Catskills highest at 4180 feet. This mountain offers some of the best views and offers a friendly top!!! We will do the full Wittenberg Cornell-Curtis Ormsbee Loop featuring some challenging scrambles and pretty stream crossings. A day’s outing for all!
Event Duration: 7 miles, 6.5 hours
Level of Difficulty: Difficult
Leader(s): Deanna Felicetta
Bring: lunch, water/ drink, sunscreen, bug spray, hat flashlight, change of socks, sturdy boots, proper clothing and wear layers
Registration required by 10/1. Use registration form below to register.
PLEASE contact the leader and cancel if you are not able to come as others may want to take your place.
Group size is limited to 12 so register early.
Dogs allowed: No
Additional Information: Arrive early as parking can be limited. Challenging fun day. We will stop at views! Heavy rain, winds or T-storms will cancel for safety!
Questions about this event can be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Covid-19 Guidelines: We ask participants to socially distance, to be vaccinated and to cancel if they or members of their household are or have been ill with covid-like symptoms within the past ten days. Other guidelines may apply, depending on event. The event leader will inform participants.
Driving Directions: To reach the Slide Mountain Parking Area from the east, take State Route 28 to Big Indian (30.8 miles west of the Kingston exit of the NYS Thruway) and turn left (south) on Ulster County Route 47. Take Route 47 9.3 miles to the sign for parking area on left.
To reach the Slide Mountain Parking Area from the west, take State Route 28 to Big Indian (4.1 miles east of Highmount) and turn right (south). Take Route 47 9.3 miles to the sign for parking area on left.
To reach the Slide Mountain Parking Area from the south, take State Route 55 to Sullivan Co. Hwy 19 (just west of Grahamsville); take Co. Hwy 19 for 4.6 miles and turn left onto Sullivan 157. Take this road (which becomes Ulster Co. 47) for 11.3 miles and the parking area is on the right.
GPS coordinates: 42.00880, -74.42794
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