Fire Station

Mount Beacon Fire Tower

19 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Laura
Laura
March 31, 2021
Wonderful hike with sweeping views of the Hudson
Ben
Ben
July 29, 2020
Multiple routes to the top with awesome views !
Andrea And Andy
Andrea And Andy
June 26, 2020
Not gonna lie- hike is Grueling and totally worth it!! Pack a picnic and enjoy the vista!! Plan for water breaks due to steep inclines and elevation
Frankie&Julie
Frankie&Julie
December 6, 2019
- The trail up Mount Beacon is steep, but occasional switchbacks make the aerobic workout manageable. The hike actually begins on a staircase following the course of the Beacon Incline Railway, in the early 20th century the world's steepest funicular and one of the Hudson Valley's prime tourist…
Katherine
Katherine
December 6, 2019
also known as "the mount beacon hike." Moderate hike for young and old. Beautiful views of the Hudson, lower Catskills and Beacon proper. Accessible via the Beacon Loop or 25 min walk to east side of town.

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Bonsai, splendid miniatures
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Location
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