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Catskill 3500 Series: Wittenberg, Cornell, Slide Traverse - Add Panther!

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**Catskill 3500**

4 Peaks!

Wittenberg, Cornell, Slide Traverse - 14 miles

Add 3 miles for Panther!!!

My favorite loop hike in the Catskills offering some of the best views and the tallest peak!

Total Mileage: 17 miles
Total Elevation Gain: 5,000 feet
Estimated Hike Time: 8 hours

Who's Organizing?
Chris Baker
845-546-0085
hvhikers@gmail.com

Meetup Times and Locations:
7:00 - Woodland Valley trailhead

CLICK HERE: Google map link from the New Paltz Park & Ride to Woodland Valley Trailhead. (http://tinyurl.com/7he5g9k)

Web links for additional information:

1) Catskill Hiker (http://catskillhiker.com/peaks/cornell.shtml)

RESEARCH ESSENTIALS (TRAIL DESCRIPTIONS AND TOPO MAPS):

Slide Mountain:
LINK: Catskill Hiker (http://www.catskillhiker.net/peaks/slide.shtml)
LINK: SummitPost (http://www.summitpost.org/view_object.php?object_id=151991)
LINK: Peakbagger (http://www.peakbagger.com/peak.aspx?pid=7335)
LINK: Catskill 3500 Club (http://www.catskill-3500-club.org/catskill-peaks/slide-mountain.php)

Cornell Mountain:
LINK: Catskill Hiker (http://www.catskillhiker.net/peaks/cornell.shtml)
LINK: SummitPost (http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock/334627/cornell.html)
LINK: Peakbagger (http://www.peakbagger.com/peak.aspx?pid=7334)
LINK: Catskill 3500 Club (http://www.catskill-3500-club.org/catskill-peaks/cornell-mountain.htm)

Wittenberg Mountain:
LINK: Catskill Hiker (http://www.catskillhiker.net/peaks/wittenberg.shtml)
LINK: SummitPost (http://www.summitpost.org/view_object.php?object_id=154604)
LINK: Peakbagger (http://www.peakbagger.com/peak.aspx?pid=7333)
LINK: Catskill 3500 Club (http://www.catskill-3500-club.org/catskill-peaks/wittenberg-mountain.htm)

A lovely if lonely quiet late-winter view from the Wittenberg Mountain summit, March 2010.

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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