HIKES & EVENTS

Northern Catskills - North Point

LGBTQ Hike

DATE: Oct 02, 2021
END DATE: Oct 02, 2021

Hike/Event Location: Haines Falls (near Palenville) NY

Trip Leader(s)


gaykilter
Albany, NY United States

Meeting Time: 10:00 AM

Max # People: 10

Hike Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Hike Difficulty Level:

Moderate

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Summary

This hike has been rescheduled from September 11, 2021, to October 2, 2021.

North Point Trail (Rock Shelter, Mary Glen, & Escarpment Trails)

  • Date: October 2, 2021
  • Pre-hike Scout:[1] N/A
  • Meet/Time: 07:30
  • Length: Total: 5.5 miles (North Point 3 mi; Via Escarpment Trail + 2.5 mi)
  • Configuration: Lollypop
  • Total Ascent: 900 feet
  • Highest Point: 3,100 feet
  • Challenge: Moderate
  • Approx. Round-up Time: 3.5 hours
  • GPS Nav/Location: Enter “North/South Lake Campground”
  • Event Leader: William Vadney
  • More Information: All TrailsCatskill Mountaineer, 50 Hikes in the Catskills (Dellinger, Derek, and Matthew Cathcart. 50 Hikes in the Catskills. , 2017. Print.) Price: about US$ 20

[1] The Pre-hike Scout is a preliminary scouting hike on the trail to ensure that no changes have been made since the last hike or since the publication of the official description of the trail. Anyone can join me on the pre-hike. I do ask that you either email or message me to let me know that you want to join me, and to get details of when and where to meet me.

Kind regards,

William

Directions To Trailhead Parking Lot

I recommend using Google Maps or GPS to get to "North/South Lake Campground." From there we'll make our way as a group to the trailhead. After the hike, we can decide on a post-hike venue. I'll provide links or a synopsis of available venues.

Trip Leader

gaykilter

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous


Albany, NY


United States
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markhoughtaling

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous


ACCORD, NY


United States
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LatinGemini

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous


Elmhurst, NY


United States
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Discuss This Trip/Event
LatinGemini Posted Oct 1, 2021 at 9:31 AM

Is the meet up at 7:30 or 10 am.

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