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Mount Beacon is a 3.5 mile out and back trail located near Beacon, New York and is rated as moderate. It is a challenging uphill climb that pays off in spades. Fantastic panoramic views of the Hudson, Newburgh, and Beacon. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round.

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Jacob Vosper (38)

2 Completed0 Reviews

Quick but strenuous! The view at the end is just amazing, and it's very easy heading back down.

Brendan Brown (56)

1 Completed3 Reviews

Truly strenuous ascent and glorious crest at the ruins. Trails continue on so much to explore!

Brendan Brown (56)

1 Completed3 Reviews

Brendan Brown (56)

1 Completed3 Reviews

Blake Brewer (263)

6 Completed2 Reviews

First mile is hell but after that it's beautiful view after beautiful view. Make sure you male it to the fire tower at the peak. It's worth it.

Torrey Joel (61)

3 Completed1 Reviews

Kaeley Miller (40)

1 Completed1 Reviews

EB L (242)

5 Completed3 Reviews

I love this hike. I have done it many times and every time I get to the top I appreciate the view tremendously!

The trail is dog friendly... My golden loves it but the trail is pretty busy now a days....

The panoramic view is super and on a clear day you can see past the Tappanzee Bridge maybe to NYC!

Jillian Z. (83)

Great Hike... First mile is challenging but the views are worth it. Made it to the Fire Tower which used to be closed to the public but was able to access it and see past the Tappanzee Bridge and an AMAZING panoramic view.

My girlfriend used to do this trail weekly and hadn't been back in awhile so when she saw it she couldn't believe how busy it was....a very populated trail.

We will return!

Jean-marie Gianni (55)

1 Completed2 Reviews