Hike the Escarpment’s Windham and Burnt Knob | Wednesday, August 29, 8:30 AM


Blackhead Range from Acra Point

Hike this lovely western section of the Escarpment to Windham High Peak via Burnt Knob and Acra Point.  Come enjoy ups and downs and fabulous views! Perfect hike to do some All Trails and get a high peak, too.  Not for beginners or pets.


Event Duration: 10.5 miles,  8 hours

Level of Difficulty: Difficult

Leader: Deanna Felicetta

Bring: Dress and bring attire/gear for varied temperatures of the season. Wear good hiking shoes. Bring lunch, snacks and plenty of water!!!  Hiking poles are recommended, as are map and compass.

Registration required by August 27.  Register by contacting the leader. See below. Registration requires FULL name, a phone and if you have it, an email address.

Note: If you have registered and cannot attend, please be sure to notify the hike leader as soon as possible so that others on the waiting list can be invited to join and/or so the group will know not to wait for you at the trailhead. Thanks.

Group size is limited to 12, so register early.

Dogs allowed: No

Additional Information: PLEASE contact leader and cancel if you are not able to come as others may want to. Remember we hike together for safety and FUN!

Raindate: The hike will be rescheduled.

Questions about this event can be directed to: Deanna at felicetta.deanna@gmail.com or call 845-216 2021 and NO TEXTING PLEASE! Leave name and number. Please contact leader if you need to cancel.

Driving Directions: From SR 23A in Hunter,  turn north onto Rte. 296 going towards Hensonville.  Turn east onto Maplecrest Rd./Rte. 40 and go to 1.8 miles to Big Hollow Rd., following it 4.2 miles to the parking area near the end of the road.

From SR 23 in Windham, turn south on Rte. 296 to Hensonville.  See above.

See NY/NJTC trail map # 141.

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