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Pretty but for resident only per on site security

hiking
4 months ago

Schunemunk Mtn is always great. Less traffic from this trailhead. Parked at Evans Dr & Route 32. Walked along Rt 32 towards the trestle. Just after the trestle, turn left into that private driveway. The trailhead is immediately on your left. Made a loop to the Megaliths and Western Ridge. Barton Swamp in between ridges was pretty flooded.

it is not 2 miles. there is a paved trail and then a trail in the woods but it is mostly impassible. not much to see here. the sign says clearly the two trails that are paved. also there are signs everywhere staying you have to be a town of woodbury resident to use the park. I'm not but I took my chances and I didn't get a ticket... it's just OK.

hiking
Friday, August 11, 2017

This is a great hike if you a) want something challenging, b) can actually find the trailhead, and c) don't mind some bugs. This little gem of a trail is probably second only to Breakneck when it comes to difficulty level because there is some very steep terrain! You will have to park on State Hwy 32 since there is no parking, and you will find the trailhead tucked off a private driveway/lane just under the rail bridge. Took me a frustrating amount of time to find it so hopefully others can be spared that headache. Other than that, it was a very satisfying hike! I went on a Friday in August and didn't run into one other person, so if you like being one with nature, it doesn't get any better than this!

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Nice hike. Pretty constant ascend once you get going. Hard to parking though. I had to park on the side of the road. Summit has really nice expansive views of the surrounding area. For me the in and out was 5.3 miles

hiking
Wednesday, March 08, 2017

This is my favorite trail of all time. I have had some difficulty finding parking but there are several options around that are available but simply not ideal.

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Good hike to a 360 view of unobstructed rolling mountains and hills . Continue on Turquoise path for a nice rugged woods,stream, and hills experience.We pass the end of AllTrails marker and continue Turquoise markers . This hike is longer than 5.2 in and out. Had my Garmin watch on to indicate our travel. I definitely recommend this path for all who are in good health.

Sunday, July 03, 2016

Quite a Challenging hike. Mostly uphill and strenuous. There are some difficult narrow rock scrambles. Gorgeous views

hiking
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Start under the railroad tracks, follow them until you can turn left, follow teal markers.

walking
Friday, September 28, 2012

Nice short paved trail that is great for little kids and carriages oh yeah the dog too.

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Thursday, June 01, 2017

on Long Path Trail

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

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Friday, July 01, 2016

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Friday, June 03, 2016

on Long Path Trail

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Friday, December 28, 2012