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Mt Pisgah NY
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Mount Pisgah is a 3345′ privately owned peak in the northwestern Catskills. The mountain was once home to the Bobcat Ski Center which closed in 1995. Like many of the small lower elevation ski centers, as the snow totals and duration have decreased in the Catskills, they have not survived without snowmaking capacity. Add competition from the larger more modern resorts these small gems are slipping away. Mount Pisgah is ranked 51st highest in the Catskill 100 and 16th of the Catskill 67. Excellent views are still found from the old ski slopes.

The now-closed Bobcat Ski Center is located on Grommeck Road, Andes NY. You can read about the ski center here if you’re so inclined. Please note: Weaver Hollow Road is not drivable to the summit as shown on some maps.

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Private Land

This peak is entirely on private land. You must obtain the landowner’s permission before entering this property.
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Elevation:Elevation: 3345 feet, 1020 meters
Lat / Lon:42°13’16” N, 74°44’8” W
Nearest higher neighbor:North Plattekill Mountain  (3350′) 5.78-miles NE
Line parent:North Plattekill Mountain (3350′) 5.78-miles NE
Key-col:2,450′ (off New Kings Road, Bovina Center)
Prominence:895′
Range:Catskill Mountains > West Peaks*
Land Unit:Private
Summit forest:Northern Hardwood
Nearest town:Margaretville
USGS Quad:Margaretville O42074b6 1:24,000
Maps and Guide:Catskill 67, A Hiker’s Guide
NY-NJTC Digital Trail Maps
* noteRange used to coincide with Catskill 67, A Hiker’s Guide.

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Mount Pisgah NY
Scott L. | copyright Challenged Hiking Mount Pisgah NY

Last Updated on December 7, 2020