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New York City: Hurd Corners to Wiley Shelter via the AT

Hop off the train and onto a quiet, well-marked trail. Hike as far as 12.2 miles; see deer and turkey, and, if you choose, camp in a classic AT shelter.

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To Trailhead

By car: I-87 N to I-684 N. After 1-684 becomes NY 22 N, continue 14.5 mi. to parking on L @ Appalachian Trail RR stop. By train: from Grand Central, take Metro-North RR Harlem Line to weekend-only Appalachian Trail stop.

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