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Blue Mountain Trail is a 4 mile out and back trail located near Blue Mountain Lake, New York that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking & snowshoeing and is accessible year-round.

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Daniel Randazzo (46)

1 Completed2 Reviews

Daniel Randazzo (46)

1 Completed2 Reviews

This is a very fun trail not too difficult but there are some steep inclines great view from the tower

Robert P. (257)

I was up in Raquette Lake camping. This is a crazy hike. Hiked it with my German Shepherd Dillion it's not a easy hike but when you get to the top amazing views. Long tuff hike but it's worth it.

Kevin Frodell (141)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Hadley Richards (111)

3 Completed3 Reviews

Tough hike but a great workout! Scenery was worth it somewhat. The fire tower was cool, but it can't fit a lot of people at the top and is pretty scary to climb. There are a lot of trees in the way of the view, so you can't sit down and enjoy the view.

Anne Conger (220)

8 Completed3 Reviews

Barb Best (104)

4 Completed1 Reviews

Got about 2/3 of the way up but had to turn around before I got to summit due to back problems! Not happy! But the trail was well marked. Not overly busy but met a number of people on the trail. Very rocky in spots. Be prepared to climb over boulders. Poles would have helped me but I wasn't prepared - forgot my Girl Scout rules.

Taylor Levesque (295)

7 Completed2 Reviews

Great hike. Seems a bit longer than 4 miles round trip. View is unbelievable from the tower. Check around the cabin for a hidden item!

Gina Caruso (93)

7 Completed4 Reviews

I love this hike and is very special to me. I found it vey difficult as it is just s constant climb to the top , but the top is rewarding and has an amazing view of the Adirondacks. I have claimed this mountain 3 times and keep coming back.

Kate Logsdon (426)

19 Completed16 Reviews

I have hiked this trail so many times. It is not a favorite. It's a good hike. The fire tower at the top is cool. The rewarding view does not come until you climb the fire tower which isn't that fun. The last portion of climbing has been called a "vertical sidewalk". It's not quite vertical but it can be very slippery and dangerous whether ascending or descending. Many times I have parked at the trailhead to get on the NP trail and there have been ambulances, medi-vac vans, helicopters, and other emergency vehicles there evacuating an injured hiker from Blue Mountain. There are other, better, safer hikes not too far away.