Rampo-Dunderberg Trail Cross Country Skiing

The 4th most popular XC Ski in New York.

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North of NYC near Bear Mountain, the 46,600 acre Harriman State Park has 43 marked and unmarked cross country ski trails for over 200 miles in the Ramapo Mountains. Watch out for the many abandoned iron mines. Check out the 20 mile Rampo-Dunderberg Trail over highlands and past craggy hollows. Its mid-point trailhead is located east of Southfields on SR210.

The Harriman State Park is located about 35 miles north of NYC off the Palisades Parkway in Rockland and Orange Counties.

Overall, Rampo-Dunderberg Trail is the 4th most popular cross country ski area of all 61 Nordic ski destinations in New York. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Rampo-Dunderberg Trail including Bear Mountain Loop Trail, Mohonk Mountain House, Clarence Fahnesock State Park and Fahnestock Winter Park.

Rampo-Dunderberg Trail Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  Harriman State Park (845) 786-2701; New York Trails Conference (212) 685-9699; NY Tourism (800) CALL NYS.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  State Park Campground

Luxury Loding:  Harriman State Park Cabins; Bear Mountain Inn

GPS:  41.2302, -74.1389

Date Published:  12/30/2015

Date Updated:  8/9/2016

ID:  7323

Rampo-Dunderberg Trail Cross Country Skiing Map