Round Hill & East Mountain

Round Hill & East Mountain, Fahnestock State Park (4/17/2006)
This is the Hike of the Week for 3/9/2004 as described on the NY-NJ Trail Conference website; Hike #11 ("Hubbard Perkins: Round Hill") from the book 50 Hikes in the Lower Hudson Valley; and East Hudson hike #11 ("Round Hill and East Mountain Loop") from the book Take a Hike: New York City (1st edition).
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At Hubbard Lodge

Round Hill looms

Skunk cabbage

Up Round Hill

View south from Round Hill

Sure ... that's a tree


Homestead walls abound

Red cedar

Blazes inexplicably end

Searching for a blaze

View from Round Hill

Following unblazed path


First blaze in 30 minutes!




Red cedars on Round Hill

Downy Juneberry

Climbing Round Hill

Abandoned farm house

Inside farm house

Horse drawn tiller

On East Mountain

Lunch on East Mountain

Mt. Beacon fire tower

Fishkill Ridge from East Mountain

Descending East Mountain

School Mountain Road

Tufted Titmouse

Fish in stream

Driveway to abandonded estate

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