Hunter-Westkill Wilderness Area

Hunter-Westkill Wilderness Area

Diamond Notch Falls - Hunter-Westkill Wilderness Area - Photo credit: Jeremy Apgar Diamond Notch Falls - Hunter-Westkill Wilderness Area - Photo credit: Jeremy Apgar
42.157233, -74.263636

Hunter Mountain and three other summits that are within the Catskill High Peaks Bird Conservation Area provide a wide variety for hikers and backpackers.

As part of the 2008 revison of the Catskill Park State Land Master Plan this Wilderness Area was designated by the re-classification of three other Forest Preserve units: the West Kill-North Dome Wilderness, the Ox Clove Wild Forest and a portion of the Hunter Mountain Wild Forest. The summit of Hunter Mountain was protected through...

Park Acreage:

27000.00 acres

Municipality:

Not available

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Contact Information

Web Link:

Hunter-Westkill Wilderness Area

Phone:

Not available

Fees:

None

Dogs in park:

Not available

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February 05, 2013
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Thank you for your comment.  I have modified the public transporation information.
Phil McLewin
December 13, 2012
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Public Transportation
ShortLine (Coach USA)  does not service this area of the Catskills.
mountaincreek@usa.com
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