Long Path/Bike Path Loop from Landing Road

Hook Mountain State Park

View of the Hudson River from Hook Mountain - Photo credit: Daniela Wagstaff View of the Hudson River from Hook Mountain - Photo credit: Daniela Wagstaff

This loop hike follows the ridge of Hook Mountain, with many views, and returns via a bike path along the Hudson River.

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The aqua-blazed Long Path - which will be your route for the first part of the hike - crosses the road near the barricade. Follow the Long Path to the north (left) as it begins to climb the ridge of Hook Mountain. In a short distance, you'll notice an old cemetery behind an iron fence to the right, with gravestones dating to the 1840s. You'll want to stop and take a look at this interesting...

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Trip Reports

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March 04, 2013
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Video showing this trail
Me and my husband hiked this trail many times. If you guys like to see how it looks like check out the video we recorded while hiking: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zgm_wIPa_i0  I hope you will find it helpful.
pilgrim
February 08, 2012
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RIP Coleen and Jenna
It's been a year since they fell to their deaths off Hook. 
thegup
February 07, 2012
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the old cemetery
does anyone have information about this cemetery? I was intrigued by the modern toys and flowers left on the grave of Henry Hewett who died at age nine months in 1845.... was just curious what the story was...
julie s.
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