Hike to Balsam and Belleayre Mountains. Views and more!.
Lovely 10 mile hike for experienced hikers and those seeking 3500 peaks, all trails and hundred highest! There is a lovely but serious climb up McKenley Hollow. We will traverse Balsam Mountain and go on to Belleayre where we will side track to see the sights from the ski mountain area, then end with a decent on the Cathedral Glen Trail. Come join the fun outdoors this summer!
Please be prompt as we will be shuttling to the starting point of the hike.
Bring plenty of water, snacks and lunch. Dress in moisture wickng clothing for comfort. Wear good hiking shoes. No dogs on this hike.
Poor weather, especially thunderstorms, will cause hike to be cancelled. Raindate on Sunday, June 26. Please check with leader on Thursday evening.
To register contact the Leader, Deanna at firstname.lastname@example.org or 845-216-2021. Leave reachable phone number and FULL name.
Limited registration for this peaks hike. Only Phone calls on Friday.
Directions: Meet at Parking Area ‘A” (by the trees side of the lot) at Belleayre Ski Area.
From NYS Thruway take Kingston exit 19 and head west on SR 28 about 35 miles to Highmount. Turn south on Galli Curci Rd. and go 4/10 of a mile to Parking Area A on the left.