Catskills -- Southern

Catskills -- Southern

Catskills Region

41.99766, -74.385807

This region includes Slide Mountain, the highest peak in the Catskills and a popular destination for hikers. [Use Trail Conference Maps 143 & 146]


Outside the North/South Lake area, the Catskills' most-hiked trails are those that climb Slide Mountain, the highest peak in the range at 4,180 feet.  Slide Mountain was publicized by the writings of naturalist John Burroughs, who is fittingly memorialized by a plaque on the summit ledge.  It may well be the most popular peak in the area, but Slide is far from the only offering.  Together the...

Park Acreage:

80000.00 acres



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Department of Environmental Conservation -- Region 3


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Dogs off leash

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Avenza App Map: Catskill 143

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Trail Supervisor: Shawangunk Ridge Trail - V103

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