This detail map of the area surrounding Balsam Lake Mountain Fire Tower in the Catskill Forest Preserve is provided as a courtesy by the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference. It is adapted from Catskill Trails
, a six-map set that shows all designated trails within the Catskill Park, is printed in color, shows elevation contours, and is waterproof and tear-resistant. To obtain these full-featured maps, click here!
New York-New Jersey Trail Conference volunteers and member organizations maintain over 200 miles of trails and 29 lean-tos in the Catskill Forest Preserve and along the Long Path north of the park boundary. Learn more about trail and lean-to maintenance, trail crew work, trainings and workshops, conservation and advocacy efforts, events, and other Catskill-related news by clicking here