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Catskill 3500 Series: Devils Path - 4 PEAKS! Plateau, Sugarloaf, Twin, Indian

  • May 18, 2014 · 7:30 AM
  • Prediger Road Parking area

 

HVH Attacks the Eastern DEVIL's PATH

4 Catskill High peaks!

Plateau Mountain, Sugarloaf Mountain, Twin Mountain and Indian Head Mountain, the Devil's Path (eastern section)

Part of an 8 peak weekend, see Saturday's post for the Blackhead Range

 

 

 



The Stats:

Total Mileage: 13.8 miles (rugged, steep, rocky, TOUGH!)
Total Elevation Gain: 4,250 Feet
Estimated Hike Time: 7-9 hours
Special Gear / Requirements: Headlamp, sunscreen, bug stuff


Who's Organizing?
Chris Baker
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Meetup Times and Locations:
7:30am - Prediger Road Parking Area

We will spot cars at the Prediger Road Parking area -- ALL HIKERS MUST REPORT HERE BY 7:30AM

 

This is YOUR hike - Know your way in and out. Know the bail out spots. Be prepared to hike alone if needed, or find a hiking buddy and agree to stick together!

RESEARCH ESSENTIALS (DESCRIPTIONS, MAPS):

CLICK HERE: Overview of the Devil's Path (Catskill Guide):

CLICK HERE: Overview of the Devil's Path (Wikipedia):

Plateau Mountain
LINK: Catskill Hiker
LINK: Peakbagger
LINK: SummitPost

Sugarloaf Mountain
LINK: Catskill Hiker
LINK: Peakbagger
LINK: SummitPost

Twin Mountain Mountain
LINK: Catskill Hiker
LINK: Peakbagger
LINK: SummitPost
LINK: Local Hikes

Indian Head Mountain
LINK: Catskill Hiker
LINK: SummitPost
LINK: Peakbagger

 


NOTE: You are responsible for bringing appropriate gear, supplies, clothing, first aid, and lights. You should review topographic maps and trail features carefully; understanding topography of any hike is key to your knowing where you are, where you're going, and how to get back. 

See suggestions for GEAR on the "About" page for additional gear ideas. 
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  • Chris B.

    Sorry I did not get to hike with the group much today, I was very excited to catch up with my wife to enjoy her first day back on the trails!

    1 · May 18, 2014

    • Anas

      Thanks for driving car back ..

      May 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Anyone else coming from new york?

    May 16, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Nyc

      May 16, 2014

  • Gabi

    Is any one driving from NYC? Thanks!

    May 13, 2014

    • Gabi

      Sorry Nicholas. I can t do the hike on Sunday...

      May 15, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      No worries, next time.

      May 16, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    is there a fee for the hike?

    May 13, 2014

    • Chris B.

      One beer for the organizer! :)

      1 · May 14, 2014

  • M. W.

    platte cove rd is open or should I come in from route32 and tannersville?

    May 14, 2014

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