Overlook Mountain is the southernmost peak of the Catskill Escarpment in the central Catskill Mountains near Woodstock, New York.
Laurel House Road to Haines Falls Railroad Station
A walk on the former Ulster and Delaware Railroad ROW between Laurel House Road and the Haines Falls Railroad Station.
Inspiration Point, Hotel Kaaterskill, & Palenville Overlook
The starting point was the parking area near North Lake for the former site of the Catskill Mountain House.
Circuit of South Mountain (Hike #3)
‘Hike #3: Circuit of South Mountain’ is from the ‘Catskill Mountain House Trail Guide’ by Robert Gildersleeve.
Tremper Mountain Fire Tower 360VR
A 360 degree image from the top steps of the Tremper Mountain Fire Tower.
Hotel Kaaterskill Hike
The Hotel Kaaterskill is great moderate hike and the start of the trail is located just outside the entrance of the North South Lake Campgrounds.
Lower Platte Clove Hike
The early part of the unmarked trail is very easy and one can reach 4 or 5 waterfalls within an easy 30-minute walk.
Hunter Mountain Fire Tower
I reached the top of Hunter Mountain from the Becker Hollow Trailhead. Unlike the restored Mount Utsayantha Fire Tower the top of the Hunter Mountain Fire Tower is not completely open. One can climb the Firetower stairs but just before
Becker Hollow Trail (Hunter Mountain)
The Becker Hollow Trail can be difficult at several areas. It is a steep ascent to the summit of Hunter Mountain where the Hunter Mountain Fire Tower is located from Becker Hollow. The parking area is located on Route 214.