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Bramley Mountain Loop

Bramley Mountain is a 2817′ peak located in the western Catskills. With an impounded pond, many rock walls and past foundations, an abandoned bluestone quarry, and excellent views this hike is one to savor. This hike is entirely on NYCDEP property and the trail was cut in conjunction with the Catskill Mountain Club. We wonder if the mountain earned its name due to the extensive amount of brambles at the higher elevations or was it…

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Please note changes in access and rules for hiking and camping in the Adirondacks and Catskills during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please act responsibly during this stressful period. Please read the DEC info carefully. Read more here!