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Hike to Stoppel Point

September 30, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

First, bushwhack up Spruce Creek (past Catskill Mountain house “reservoir” for approximately 1.7 mi. to Stoppel Point, plane crash site and views. Then it’s a lovely trail/ ridge walk (1.7 mi.) to North Point views and return via Mary’s Glen(red) and Rock Shelter(yellow) trails. Roughly 1,250 elevation gain with .25-.5 mi. steep bushwhack section.

Event Duration: 6 miles, 5 hours

Level of Difficulty:  Moderate-Difficult

Leader(s): Keith Keator

Bring: lunch/ snacks, water/ drink, proper clothing/ layers, sturdy hiking shoes.

Registration required by 9/29.  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.

Fee:  No

Dogs allowed:  No

Questions about this event can be directed tokvkeator@yahoo.com  (518) 589-9890

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 Scutt Road Parking Area take State Route 23A (4.9 miles west of Palenville; 2 miles east of Tannersville traffic light) to North Lake Road (Co. Hwy. 18). Take this road 2.2 miles and see the small sign for the access point (just before the state campground entrance), turn right, and the parking area is on the right.

GPS coordinates: 42.20099, -74.05822

After you press “Submit” below the registration form, you will see a screen that says “Your registration has been submitted”. If you do not, an error has occurred. Please resubmit, being sure to complete all fields. You should receive a message from the leader acknowledging your registration.

Register:  Please complete and submit the form below.

Register for Hike to Stoppel Point


September 30, 2023
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Keith Keator


42.20099, -74.05822 Scutt Trailhead
Scutt Road
Haines Falls, NY 12436 United States
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