Castle Point Short-Cut

Minnewaska State Park Preserve, New York

Elevation Gain9ft
Trailhead Elevation1,977ft
Elevation Min/Max1968/1977ft
Elevation Start/End1977/1977ft

Castle Point Short-Cut

Castle Point Short-Cut is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Town of Rochester, New York. It is within Minnewaska State Park Preserve. It is 71 feet long and begins at 1,977 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 9 feet. This trail connects with the following: Castle Point Carriage Road.

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AMC's Best Day Hikes in the Catskills and Hudson Valley (Appalachian Mountain Club Books)
Peter Kick
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"An easy though long hike passes two sky lakes along the old Shawangunk carriage roads, with swimming in Lake Awosting and far-reaching valley views from Castle Point." Read more

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Trail Information

Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Nearby City
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
USGS Gardiner; USGS Naponoch
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Dec 2018