Diamond Notch Trail Blue

Catskill Park, New York

Distance2.2mi
Elevation Gain1,687ft
Trailhead Elevation1,598ft
Top2,689ft
Elevation Min/Max1598/2689ft
Elevation Start/End1598/1598ft

Diamond Notch Trail Blue

Diamond Notch Trail (Blue) is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Greene County, New York. It is within Diamond Notch Primitive Bicycle Corridor, Hunter-West Kill Wilderness, and Catskill Park. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 1,598 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,687 feet. The Diamond Notch Lean-To shelter can be seen along the trail. There are also a spring and parking along the trail. This trail connects with the following: Devil's Path (Red).

Diamond Notch Trail (Blue) Professional Guides

Detailed Trail Descriptions from Our Guidebooks

AMC's Best Day Hikes in the Catskills and Hudson Valley (Appalachian Mountain Club Books)
Peter Kick
View more trails from this guide book
"This classic mountain notch leads to a secluded waterfall." Read more

Diamond Notch Trail (Blue) Reviews

5
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
icon2 Total
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
11/12/2018
0
Comments
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
9/15/2009
I hiked this with my wife and my 1 year old daughter at the time. We actually went past the falls and went up to the Lean-To. Wasn't strenuous at all.
0
Comments

Diamond Notch Trail (Blue) Photos

Show off your photography skills ... post your pics of this trail!

Trail Information

Catskill Park
Nearby City
Hunter-West Kill Wilderness
Parks
USGS Lexington; AMC Catskill Mountains
Local Maps