Black Rock Mountain Loop from Reservoir Road Trailhead

Black Rock Forest

This loop hike follows footpaths to the summit of Black Rock, with panoramic views, and returns on attractive woods roads.

41.41857, -74.01014

From the kiosk just beyond the parking area, proceed ahead on the red-blazed Duggan Trail. In about half a mile, the red trail ends at a junction with the blue-blazed Reservoir Trail. Continue ahead on the blue trail, which crosses Ben's Bridge (a wooden footbridge) and climbs along a picturesque stream, with cascades and waterfalls, following an old woods road....

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Trip Reports

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November 13, 2013
I presume that you are referring to Black Rock Mountain (not to Black Mountain, which is in Harriman).
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Daniel Chazin
November 13, 2013
Be aware that Black Mtn. is closed during hunting season.
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September 29, 2013
We followed the directions to the parking area, coming from Route 9 southbound, and it worked fine.
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