Highland Forest Nature Trail

Highland Forest, New York

Elevation Gain219ft
Trailhead Elevation1,668ft
Elevation Min/Max1640/1748ft
Elevation Start/End1668/1668ft

Highland Forest Nature Trail

Highland Forest Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Town of Fabius, New York. It is within Highland Forest. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 1,668 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 219 feet. The Skyline Lodge and Office information office is near the trailhead. There are also an information and a parking. The Information and Education Center information can be seen along the trail. There is also an information map along the trail. This trail connects with the following: Highland Park Road and Main Trail.

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Best Easy Day Hikes: Syracuse (Falcon Guides)
Randi Minetor
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"Here’s a forest sampler: A 2-mile loop through hardwood and evergreen woodlands to discover one of the area’s most popular wilderness parklands." Read more
Five-Star Trails: Finger Lakes & Central New York (Menasha Ridge Press)
Timothy Starmer
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"Long loop trails are hard to find in the region, but the Phil Suters Memorial Main Trail around Highland Forest is among those treasured few. ough a popular destination, this trail proves that distance is the best assurance for solitude. You will definitely encounter people along the trails but only in passing. e trail system here is a veritable maze of intersecting hiking/skiing and biking trails. ere are shorter options available and, more important, many alternative routes to explore on your own for future visits." Read more

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Trails are good, however with all the rain we have had, they are very muddy. Plus many of them allow bikes, which causes even more erosion. I did both the 3.0 and 4.2 mile loops.

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Dec 2018