Long Path/Hook Mountain Bike Path Loop to Summit of...

Nyack Beach State Park

Long Path/Hook Mountain Bike Path Loop to Summit of Hook Mountain - Nyack Beach State Park - Photo: Daniel Chazin Long Path/Hook Mountain Bike Path Loop to Summit of Hook Mountain - Nyack Beach State Park - Photo: Daniel Chazin Long Path/Hook Mountain Bike Path Loop to Summit of Hook Mountain - Nyack Beach State Park - Photo: Daniel Chazin Long Path/Hook Mountain Bike Path Loop to Summit of Hook Mountain - Nyack Beach State Park - Photo: Daniel Chazin

This loop hike climbs to the summit of Hook Mountain on the Long Path, with outstanding views over the Hudson River, and returns via a trail that runs right along the river.

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From the parking area, walk back along the park access road to the park entrance. Here, to the left, you will see three white blazes on a utility pole. These blazes mark the start of the Upper Nyack Trail, which is your route for the first part of the hike. Follow the white blazes, which turn right onto Larchdale Road. As you walk down this quiet street, you will see the cliffs of Hook...

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Trip Reports

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August 28, 2018
4
Fun, quick hike! My friend
Fun, quick hike! My friend and I complete it in about three hours with a longish stop for lunch since there were tons of great picnic tables right along the Hudson once you descend.
justalizmartin
March 28, 2017
5
Great Hike
Viewpoints along the cliffs were incredible. Full views of the hudson river and Nyack below. Just make sure to watch your step.
bromli
July 11, 2016
0
A wonderful hike!
This hike is great. It has a little bit of everything and more. One of my favorites now.  Check out some images from my hike: https://scenesfromthetrail.com/2016/07/10/hook-mountain-state-park/
CeeGee
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