Appalachian Trail: Rte55 and Nuclear Lake

MODERATE 12 reviews

Appalachian Trail: Rte55 and Nuclear Lake is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Poughquag, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

DISTANCE
3.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
456 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

backpacking

birding

fishing

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

6 hours ago

1 month ago

Fun trail!

hiking
1 month ago

hiking
2 months ago

Really easy trail

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

9 months ago

trail running
11 months ago

Even more stunning with those Indian Summer colors! One of the most beautiful hikes in the area!

trail running
11 months ago

Beautiful piece of the Appalachian Trail with loop around Nuclear Lake. Start from Rte.55 and follow white blazes of AT to the lake, then follow yellow trail to loop back.

trail running
11 months ago