Hiking The Clarence Fahnesock State Park
The 16th most popular hiking trail in New York.
Wednesday 20 July 2016 04:00 GMT
North of NYC and southeast of Newburgh, the Clarence Fahnesock State Park has over 70 miles of trails. Many trails are shared by hikers, bikers and equestrians. All the trails are blazed with round plastic discs of varying colors, or painted rectangular marks. A strech of the Appalachian Trail passes through the park (no bikes allowed). Camping is permited just east of Canopus Lake off SR301.
Overall, Clarence Fahnesock State Park is the 16th most popular hiking trail of all 49 hikes in New York. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Clarence Fahnesock State Park including Bear Mountain Loop Trail, Stillman Trail, Bash Bish Falls, Sugar Hill State Forest and Breakneck Ridge Trail.