Wittenberg Mountain - 9/4
This hike leads you to arguably the best view in the Catskills. A challenging, but fun hike that features plenty of rock scrambles! 8 miles round trip. From Woodland Valley, you can also hike to Giant Ledge. To get back to Phoenicia from there, catch a shuttle that departs the Giant Ledge trailhead on Rt. 47 at 4:35pm. Another hiking option is a 3-peak, 10-mile traverse of the famed Burroughs Range as as a day hike or an overnight. This hike is over very challenging terrain and is recommended for experienced hikers only. Use the Slide Mountain shuttle for your return to Phoenicia. Shuttle Departs from the Emerson at 9:45am Shuttle Departs from 60 Main St. in Phoenicia at 10:00am Shuttle departs from Woodland Valley Campground at 5:30pm Shuttle arrives in Phoenicia at 5:45pm Shuttle arrives at the Emerson at 5:55pm
All hikers receive a trail map with detailed instructions on the hiking route. Participants are required to carry at least 64 ounces of water and to wear appropriate footwear. Anyone not meeting these requirement will be denied entry onto the bus. Due to our strict schedule, we cannot wait for those who are late for the pickup shuttle. Anyone who misses the pickup shuttle will be picked up within one hour and will be subject to a $50 surcharge.