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Appalachian Trail: NY 17A to NY 17

This 11-miler traverses four mountains and passes the faded remains of settlements and iron mines. Along the way, you’ll skirt the base of Fitzgerald Falls.

Rating

Shelters: Wildcat Shelter; sleeps 8.

To Trailhead

Start: From Bellvale, NY, head southeast on NY 17A/Mt. Peter Rd. In 1.7 miles, turn hard right onto Continental Rd. Go 200 feet to parking. End: From Harriman, NY, head south on NY 17. Go 3 miles to parking.

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