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Great hike with Not many Vista Points but with few challenging spots:)

I did complete Indian Head Trail loop with addition of Twin Mountain Trail on the same day in less... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
michaily2017
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Aventura, Florida
Strenuous but great views

This loop hike climbs nearly 2,000 feet to the summit of Indian Head Mountain, with spectacular... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
robcurtross
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New York City, New York
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16 Oct 2018
“I thought I was in shape!! (But the views were worth it!)”
28 Dec 2017
“Great hike with Not many Vista Points but with few challenging spots:)”
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

My boyfriend, his friend and I tackled this mountain during peak season in fall 2018. The views were breathtaking, but the hike kicked our butts. We parked at the Plate Cove Preserve on Plate Cove Road. Read up on this... we should have taken the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

I did complete Indian Head Trail loop with addition of Twin Mountain Trail on the same day in less than 5 hours. At least third of the trail i had to run to be able to get out before sunset since i started late with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

The first peak (of 5) when hiking the aptly named Devil's Path east to west. Named the most formidable 22 mikes east of the Rockies. Once you get to Indian Head, hike over to Twin Mtn for an even better view than you get from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This loop hike climbs nearly 2,000 feet to the summit of Indian Head Mountain, with spectacular views. Details Time:6.5 hours, Length:7.8 milesRoute Dogs:Allowed off leash Driving Directions Take the New York State Thruway to Exit 20 (Saugerties). After the toll booths, turn left onto N.Y....More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Hiking to Indian Head is a bit more strenuous than Overlook, and without the amazing payoff at the end. The hike itself up, however, is beautiful. You are completely isolated in a pine forest, and the smell is amazing. But after bouldering up 3500 feet,...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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