Keene, NY Trails and Parks

Keene has 9 trails in the vicinity, including 8 hiking trails and 1 for cross-country skiing. These trails range from 2.6 to 12 miles in length. The most popular trails are The Wild One, Ridge Trail Loop and Nun-da-ga-o Ridge-Weston Mountain-Lost Pond Loop. Trails.com member Jon V. recently completed Baxter Mountain.
  • Avalanche Pass

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    Keene, NY

    The initial descent from Algonquin Peak is bone jarring and punishing, 2,000 feet over 1.5 miles. Calling it a trail is a bit misleading; it’s actually more like (and at times literally is) an ...
    •  8.5-9.5 hours
    •  11.8 miles
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    The initial descent from Algonquin Peak is bone jarring and punishing, 2,000 feet over 1.5 miles. Calling it a trail is a ...

  • Pitchoff Mountain

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    Keene, NY

    This rocky ridge parallels NY 73 and provides excellent views of the High Peaks wilderness to the south. This is an end-to-end hike and easiest to manage with two cars—or park at one end and ...
    •  5–6 hours
    •  4.6 miles
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    This rocky ridge parallels NY 73 and provides excellent views of the High Peaks wilderness to the south. This is an end-to-end ...

  • Little and Big Crow Mountains

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    Keene, NY

    This short trip is an excellent introductory hike for people who want to familiarize themselves with the beautiful vistas of the High Peaks, without spending a whole day. Both experts and novices ...
    •  2–3 hours
    •  3.3 miles
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    This short trip is an excellent introductory hike for people who want to familiarize themselves with the beautiful vistas ...

  • Noonmark Mountain

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    Keene, NY

    This is a steady climb to a round, bald summit with many views of the 4,000-footers from the open rock along much of the route. Noonmark Mountain is so named because it is due south of Keene ...
    •  6 hours
    •  5.8 miles
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    This is a steady climb to a round, bald summit with many views of the 4,000-footers from the open rock along much of the ...

  • Baxter Mountain

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    Keene, NY

    A local favorite to a nice view of many landmark mountains in the High Peaks region. There are three approaches up Baxter Mountain. This one (blue NYSDEC markers) is the shortest and easiest. ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  2.6 miles
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    A local favorite to a nice view of many landmark mountains in the High Peaks region. There are three approaches up Baxter ...

  • Nun-da-ga-o Ridge-Weston Mountain-Lost Pond Loop

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    Keene, NY

    This route has lots of variety, taking you along a rocky ridge, over a pleasant peak, and past a pretty pond, with many views along the way. The name “Nun-da- ga- o” is derived from the Onondagas, ...
    •  6 hours
    •  5.7 miles
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    This route has lots of variety, taking you along a rocky ridge, over a pleasant peak, and past a pretty pond, with many views ...

  • Baxter Mountain

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    Keene, NY

    A local favorite to a nice view of many landmark mountains in the High Peaks region. There are three approaches up Baxter Mountain. This one (blue NYSDEC markers) is the shortest and easiest. ...
    •  2.5 hours
    •  2.6 miles
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    A local favorite to a nice view of many landmark mountains in the High Peaks region. There are three approaches up Baxter ...

  • Ridge Trail Loop

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    Keene, NY

    Once a farmhouse that served as a stagecoach stopover for meals, the Bark Eater Lodge is almost two centuries old. “Bark Eater” comes from a Native American term for the Iroquois’ longtime foes, ...
    •  Day trip
    •  6.4 miles
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    Once a farmhouse that served as a stagecoach stopover for meals, the Bark Eater Lodge is almost two centuries old. “Bark ...

  • The Wild One

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    Keene, NY

    In the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks is a rugged valley surrounded by spectacular scenery and the site of a unique and challenging mountain bike trail. Old Mountain Road traverses the ...
    •  12 miles
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    In the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks is a rugged valley surrounded by spectacular scenery and the site of a unique ...