Shavertown Trail on Perch Lake Mountain in Catskills

Catskill Park

View of Pepacton Reservoir - Photo: Bill Roehrig View of Pepacton Reservoir - Photo: Bill Roehrig

A moderate hike suitable for families and novice hikers leads to a spectacular view, wildflower meadows and a scenic pond.

42.089945, -74.818863

 

This intermediate trail ascends from near the shoreline of the Pepacton reservoir to Snake Pond and then continues to climb upwards, along a shoulder of Perch Lake Mountain.  The trail offers families and novice hikers something of a unique opportunity in the Catskills – a spectacular view after only one moderately strenuous mile of hiking, followed by a fairly level mile and a half...

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