Best Backpacking in New York

This list represents the most popular backpacking in New York. Use this list to plan your next New York backpacking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

One of the newest state parks in the New York park system, Schunemunk Mountain and its ...
Spanning 2170 miles from Maine to Georgia, the Appalachian Trail (AT) is the best known ...
With a wide variety of habitats and mostly easy trekking, this is an excellent introductory ...
Letchworth Finger Lakes Trail is a hiking trail in Livingston County, New York. It is ...
Between Sherman and Panama, this long- distance linear trail strings 24 miles through ...
In the Schroon Lake area of the Eastern Adirondacks, this all- day or overnight hike tags ...
This pleasant 3-day backpacking trip includes two waterfront campsites—one by the legendary ...
This Adirondack classic rewards with multiple views from a series of rock ledges and ...
Deep in the remote High Peaks Wilderness is a stunning waterfall. Combine that with evocative ...
This challenging 3-day loop takes you deep into the High Peaks, past Avalanche Lake, Lake ...
For a less crowded route to the summit of New York’s highest peak and to spend the night ...
Marvel at how wild and secluded Harriman State Park feels, with almost 50,000 acres of ...
Often vaunted as one of the best walks in the Adirondacks, this tough but rewarding ridge ...
As you peer down the nearly thousand-foot drop into Lower Ausable Lake from Indian Head ...
Extensive views of the Adirondack High Peaks are the payoff of this visually interesting ...
You may not abandon hope, but you may find yourself wondering at your fate as you pass ...
If you like waterfalls, cliff- top perches and views of numerous 4,000-footers, this hike ...
Stupendous views from the Great Range, crystalline lakes carved deep into granite gorges, ...
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