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Best trails in Livingston Manor

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Looking for a great trail near Livingston Manor, New York? AllTrails has 11 great hiking trails, forest 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 Minnewaska State Park Preserve or Prompton State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Phoenicia - Mt. Tobias Wild Forest or Sundown Wild Forest . Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Livingston Manor ranging from 4.3 to 11.8 miles and from 1,850 to 3,871 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 Livingston Manor
Top trails (11)
#1 - Balsam Lake Mountain via Dry Brook Ridge Trail
Balsam Lake Mountain Wild Forest
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 32 m
NOTE: As of January 2020, the fire tower is closed for the season. This route reaches the popular fire tower at the top of Balsam Lake Mountain. The Dry Brook Ridge Trail is blazed blue and the BalsShow more
#2 - Alder Lake
Balsam Lake Mountain Wild Forest
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 42 m
Alder Lake is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Livingston Manor, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#3 - Hodge Pond and Frick Pond Loop Trail
Willowemoc Wild Forest
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
Hodge Pond Loop From Frick Pond Trailhead, follow the blue DEC markers of Flynn Trail north to Beech Mountain Nature Preserve, a private inholding with a NYS easement for a public footpath. The trail Show more
#4 - Mongaup Pond Loop
Catskill State Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Mongaup Pond Loop is a walking loop in proximity to a camp ground that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. One half of the loop (along the western and southern edges of the pond) is on aShow more
#5 - Alder Lake to Balsam Mountain Fire Tower
Balsam Lake Mountain Wild Forest
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Length: 12.6 mi • Est. 7 h
Alder Lake to Balsam Mountain Fire Tower is a 12.6 mile out and back trail located near Livingston Manor, New York that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#6 - Hunter Road Trail
Catskill State Park
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Hunter Road Trail is a 2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Livingston Manor, New York that features a waterfall. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hikShow more
#7 - Mongaup Pond to Hodge Pond Trail
Willowemoc Wild Forest
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Length: 7.4 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
Mongaup Pond to Hodge Pond Trail is a 7.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Livingston Manor, New York that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#8 - Mongaup Pond Campground Trail
Willowemoc Wild Forest
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 12 m
Mongaup Pond Campground Trail is a 6.2 mile out and back trail located near Livingston Manor, New York and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and camping and is best used froShow more
#9 - Mongaup Mountain Loop
Catskill State Park
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Length: 11.8 mi • Est. 6 h 21 m
Mongaup Mountain Loop is a 11.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Livingston Manor, New York that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options Show more
#10 - Balsam Lake Mountain and Graham Mountain [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Balsam Lake Mountain Wild Forest
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Length: 9.3 mi • Est. 5 h 5 m
Users have reported that the peak of Graham Mountain is on private property and visitors should get permission before visiting. Doubletop and Graham require permission to hike which means a call to thShow more
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