Best trails in Altamont

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Looking for a great trail near Altamont, New York? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Catskill State Park or Peebles Island State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Vroman's Nose Unique Area or Huyck Preserve. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Altamont ranging from 2.3 to 5.5 km and from 127 to 431 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Altamont
Top trails (5)
#1 - High Point and Hang Glider Ledge via the Long Path
John Boyd Thacher State Park
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Length: 5.5 km • Est. 1 h 30 m
This is an easy loop that hits multiple view points and crosses over pretty fields and woods. There are multiple trails that intersect that you can explore.Show more
#2 - Winn Preserve Loop Trail
Hudson and Nancy Winn Preserve
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Length: 4.8 km • Est. 1 h 23 m
Note: Users have reported that the loop at the bottom of this route is currently closed. The Winn Preserve managed by the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy. The property is along the Helderberg EscarpmShow more
#3 - Bozen Kill White Trail to Red Trail
Bozen Kill Preserve
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Length: 3.9 km • Est. 1 h 10 m
Bozen Kill White Trail to Red Trail is a 3.9 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Altamont, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. ThShow more
#4 - Thacher Park Grand Tour
John Boyd Thacher State Park
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Length: 27.0 km • Est. 7 h 53 m
Thacher Park Grand Tour is a 27.0 kilometer heavily trafficked loop trail located near Altamont, New York that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#5 - White, Blue and Yellow Trail Loop
Hudson and Nancy Winn Preserve
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Length: 2.3 km • Est. 38 m
White, Blue and Yellow Trail Loop is a 2.3 kilometer lightly trafficked loop trail located near Altamont, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail isShow more