Best trails in Copake Falls

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Looking for a great trail near Copake Falls, New York? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, views trails, dogs leash 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 Mount Riga State Park or Catskill State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Mount Everett State Reservation or Birge Pond The Hoppers Area. Ready for some activity? There are 3 moderate trails in Copake Falls ranging from 3.9 to 5.8 miles and from 731 to 2,608 feet 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 Copake Falls
Top trails (6)
#1 - Alander Mountain Trail
Mount Washington State Forest
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 9 m
Alander Mountain Trail is a 5.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Copake Falls, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily useShow more
#2 - Sunset Rock Trail
Taconic State Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
Note: This trailhead is currently closed due to COVID-19, but parking is available at the state park headquarters.Show more
#3 - Guilder Pond and Mount Washington Lookout Trail
Mount Everett State Reservation
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 15 m
Guilder Pond and Mount Washington Lookout Trail is a 4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Copake Falls, New York that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily uShow more
#4 - South Taconic Trail
Taconic State Park
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Length: 12.9 mi • Est. 7 h 3 m
South Taconic Trail is a 12.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Copake Falls, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarilyShow more
#5 - Harlem Valley Rail Trail
Taconic State Park
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m
Harlem Valley Rail Trail is a 10.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Copake Falls, New York that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#6 - South Taconic Trail-North
Taconic State Park
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Length: 8.1 mi • Est. 4 h 27 m
South Taconic Trail-North is a 8.1 mile out and back trail located near Copake Falls, New York that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and Show more