Hiking The Interloken Trail System
The 45th most popular hiking trail in New York.
Wednesday 20 July 2016 04:22 GMT
East of Seneca Lake and Burdett, the Interloken Trail is a 12 mile singletrack open to hiking. The Interloken Trail traverses the Forest north to south and is a branch of the Finger Lakes Trail system. It passes through various terrain and vegetation; southern portions are somewhat steeper and more forested; northern portions are flatter and more open through some pastures.
To reach the southern trailhead from Burdett, head east on SR79 to Bennettsburg. Turn north on Burnt Hill Road. The trailhead parking area is about 0.75 miles ahead on the right.
Overall, Interloken Trail System is the 45th most popular hiking trail of all 49 hikes in New York. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Interloken Trail System including Hammond Hill State Forest, Shindagin Hollow State Forest, Danby State Forest, Gorge Trail, Rim Trail and Finger Lakes Trail.