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Hike Mt Taurus
July 11 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday, July 11, 2021 – Bull Hill (Mt. Taurus) – Difficult
Total elevation 1522 ft, 5.5 miles full loop. Qualifying Hike
This is a steep hike up the Washburn Trail in Cold Spring. The trail skirts an abandoned quarry, providing a widening view of the Hudson River, from the Beacon Mountain, before reaching the wooded Summit. On a clear day there are views of the NYC skyline, Shawangunks (north), and the Catskills (West). There are many ups & downs, stream crossing on an eroded woods road, passing remains of an abandoned estate. The hike ends by way of the Cornish Trail returning to Washburn Trail. Five and a half miles, qualifying hike.
Open to all hikers. Hiking foot wear required. Bring 16-24 oz water and snack. Rain Cancelled. Co-leader welcome. Meet at parking area on Rt 9D in Cold Spring near Little Stony Point. More details to registrants. 9am arrival, 9:30am start. Register by 9pm Friday 7/9
Contact Stephanie Lai at: firstname.lastname@example.org