Historic Rochester Hollow follows a stream for awhile on an old woods road towards the former site of an estate. Along the way is a memorial plaque to Catskills’ native son, naturalist and widely read author John Burroughs.
Event Duration: 5 miles, 3 hours
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
Leaders: Andes Hikers
Bring: Good hiking shoes, plenty to drink, wear moisture wicking clothing for comfort. Tick repellent. Lunch is optional. Hiking poles are recommended.
Registration required by August 6th. Register by contacting the leader. See below.
Group size is limited to 12, so register early.
Dogs allowed: Yes
Questions about this event can be directed to: John Exter at (845) 586-4524
Additonal Information: in and out hike to ruins of old Rochester mansion. slight uphill. may be able to make it a loop or lollypop on side trail(s).
Driving Directions: Meet at the end of Matyas Rd. at the parking area. Matyas Rd. intersects SR 28 just west of the Peekamoose Restaurant in Big Indian.
GPS: 42.114371, -74.454828