Sugarloaf Hill and Osborn Loop Trail

Hudson Highlands State Park Preserve

This loop hike follows carriage roads of a former estate and climbs to an outstanding viewpoint over the Hudson River and the Bear Mountain Bridge.

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From the parking area, head north into a field. You will notice a blue-blazed trail, which curves to the right. Follow the blue-blazed trail east across the field, with blazed posts marking the route. At the eastern edge of the field, the trail climbs into the woods, soon reaching a woods road. Follow the blue-blazed trail as it turns right onto the woods road and descends slightly. Soon, you’...

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September 02, 2013
If you are taking the train to Garrison and do not have a detailed map, this is the most direct route to the start of the trail:
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May 13, 2011
I did some trail running on the Osborne Loop yesterday, and wanted to point out two things:
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Michael K7
May 06, 2010
When you reach the top of Sugarloaf Hill please be careful to not step on the prickly pear cactus. In the NY area it is not uncommon on southfacing rocky outcrops.
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Walt Daniels
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