Burnt Hill Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Burnt Hill Trail is located on the southern end of the Forest, extending south from Picnic Area Road. It includes forests, shrub-lands and pastures and offers many beautiful vistas along the way. It is a primitive trail with a natural tread.  It has gravel in wet areas and traverses through the fenced pastures. Please close gates behind you. The trail intersects the Interloken Trail.

At a Glance

Usage: Medium

General Information

Directions:

From the South, take State Route 14 North (Exit 52 off State Route 17) to Watkins Glen, NY.  In Watkins Glen, turn right at the Fourth St intersection onto State Route 414 North. Go approximately 9 miles north, past the Hector Ranger Station of the Finger Lakes National Forest.  0.5 miles past the Ranger Station, turn right on Schuyler County Route 2.  Go 4.1 miles east, to the View Point parking area (just east of the Blueberry Patch Campground).   The trail is located on the south side of the road.   

From the North, take State Route 414 South to Hector, NY (Exit 41 off I-90).  In Hector, 0.5 miles past Wickham’s Plaza, turn left onto County Route 2, the second asphalt road on the left.  Go 4.1 miles east, to the View Point parking area (just east of the Blueberry Patch Campground).   The trail is located on the south side of the road.
 


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.57209

  Longitude : 
-76.79433

 



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