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8 mi 13 km of descents 8 Ski Lines

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Ski Lines in Catskill Region - 8

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Favorite Nice turns at Spring Farm upper glades in 2015 winter!
Difficult

Spring Farm Upper Glades Line

0.5 mi 0.7 km • -389 ft Descent • -118.67 m Descent

(1) New Paltz, NY
Favorite Skiing a wider section of Gertrude's Nose Switchback trail
Difficult

Gertrude's Nose Direct Line

1.0 mi 1.6 km • -1,091 ft Descent • -332.42 m Descent

(1) Kerhonkson, NY
Favorite Skiing a wider section of Gertrude's Nose Switchback trail
Difficult

Gertrude's Nose Switchback Descent

1.6 mi 2.5 km • -1,112 ft Descent • -338.93 m Descent

(1) Kerhonkson, NY
Favorite There are a couple of stream crossings.  They may be covered in snow in winter...
Difficult

Lost City King's Line

0.3 mi 0.6 km • -255 ft Descent • -77.75 m Descent

(1) New Paltz, NY
Favorite Bottom of the line at Split Rock.
Difficult

Upper Carriage Road to Split Rock Lines

0.4 mi 0.7 km • -341 ft Descent • -103.89 m Descent

(1) New Paltz, NY
Favorite There are multiple uses for the Spring Farm area.  This photo is from the ascent trail.  Drop off the trail to ski the meadow below.
Easy

Spring Farm Meadow

0.2 mi 0.4 km • -152 ft Descent • -46.23 m Descent

(1) Stone R…, NY
Favorite Looking up hill through the trees
Difficult

Shanty Hollow

0.9 mi 1.4 km • -1,167 ft Descent • -355.78 m Descent

(2) Palenville, NY
Favorite looking up the trail
Intermediate

Spruceton Trail descent

3.4 mi 5.5 km • -1,919 ft Descent • -584.99 m Descent

(2) Palenville, NY

Ascents in Catskill Region - 6

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4.6 mi 7.5 km #1Gertrudes to Lake Minnewaska via Millbrook Through Route
Very Difficult
Pine Bush, NY
Very Difficult
4.6 mi 7.5 km Pine Bush, NY
1.6 mi 2.6 km #2Gertrude's Nose Fire Road
Difficult
Pine Bush, NY
Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km Pine Bush, NY
1.3 mi 2.1 km #3Coxing Creek to Upper Trapps Carriage Road Ascent
Intermediate
New Paltz, NY
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km New Paltz, NY
0.9 mi 1.4 km #4Bonticou Crag Ascent
Intermediate
Stone Ridge, NY
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Stone Ridge, NY
0.5 mi 0.8 km #5Lost City / King's Highway Ascent
Difficult
New Paltz, NY
Difficult
0.5 mi 0.8 km New Paltz, NY
3.5 mi 5.6 km #6Spruceton Trail
Intermediate
Palenville, NY
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km Palenville, NY

Photos of Catskill Region - 20

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dropping cliffs
Mar 18, 2018 near Palenville, NY
Skiing a wider section of Gertrude's Nose Switchback trail
Mar 13, 2015 near Pine Bush, NY
snow?
Mar 18, 2018 near Palenville, NY
Nice turns at Spring Farm upper glades in 2015 winter!
Apr 8, 2015 near New Paltz, NY
Dropping out of the middle glades and crossing a hiking trail on the way down.
Apr 8, 2015 near New Paltz, NY
Bottom of the line at Split Rock.
Apr 2, 2015 near New Paltz, NY
There are a couple of stream crossings.  They may be covered in snow in winter...
Apr 2, 2015 near New Paltz, NY
Kings Line Ascent.  Chasing the last of the snow.
Apr 2, 2015 near New Paltz, NY

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