Trails & Mountains Worth Hiking

National Backpacking Trails

Northville-Placid Trail, NY: Completed Summer 2012

Devil’s Path, Catskills, NY: Scheduled for summer 2014

Finger Lakes Trail

The Metacomet – Monadnock Trail, NH-CT

The Appalachian Trail: Section hike began Summer 2004 – Incomplete

  • New York City: Fingerboard-Tiorati Loop: April 2012
  • Mt Katahdin and 100  Mile Wilderness: Summer 2005
  • Mt. Katahdin – Gorham, NH: Completed 2005
  • Rt 41 Salisbury, CT – Mt Everett, MA (south face): April 15-17 2011
  • Maryland Section – Summer 2004

The Long Trail

John Muir Trail

Pacific Crest Trail

The Great Eastern Trail

*Here’s a full list of other lesser known trails

 

New England Mountains


4,000+ Footers in Maine





Mountain Elevation (ft) Hiked
1 Katahdin, Baxter Peak 5268 2005
2 Katahdin, Hamlin Peak 4756
3 Sugarloaf 4250
4 Crocker 4228
5 Old Speck 4170
6 North Brother 4151
7 Bigelow, West Peak 4145
8 Saddleback 4120
9 Bigelow, Avery Peak 4090
10 Abraham 4050
11 South Crocker 4050
12 Saddleback Horn 4023
13 Redington 4010
14 Spaulding 4010
4,000+ Footers in New Hampshire





Mountain Elevation (ft) Hiked
1 Washington 6288 as a child
2 Adams 5774  2005
3 Jefferson 5712  as a child
4 Monroe 5384
5 Madison 5367  as a child
6 Lafayette 5260
7 Lincoln 5089
8 South Twin 4902
9 Carter Dome 4832
10 Moosilauke 4802
11 Eisenhower 4780
12 North Twin 4761
13 Carrigain 4700
14 Bond 4698
15 Middle Carter 4610
16 West Bond 4540
17 Garfield 4500
18 Liberty 4459
19 South Carter 4430
20 Wildcat 4422
21 Hancock 4420
22 South Kinsman 4358
23 Field 4340
24 Osceola 4340
25 Flume 4328
26 South Hancock 4319
27 Pierce 4310
28 North Kinsman 4293
29 Willey 4285
30 Bondcliff 4265
31 Zealand 4260
32 North Tripyramid 4180
33 Cabot 4170
34 East Osceola 4156
35 Middle Tripyramid 4140
36 Cannon 4100
37 Hale 4054
38 Jackson 4052
39 Tom 4051
40 Wildcat, D Peak 4050
41 Moriah 4049
42 Passaconaway 4043
43 Owl’s Head 4025
44 Galehead 4024
45 Whiteface 4020
46 Waumbek 4006
47 Isolation 4004
48 Tecumseh 4003
4,000+ Footers in Vermont





Mountain Elevation (ft) Hiked
1 Mansfield 4393
2 Killington 4235
3 Camel’s Hump 4083 August 12-14, 2010
4 Ellen 4083
5 Abraham 4006
The Highest Point in Massachusetts




Mountain Elevation (ft) Hiked
Greylock 3491 September 5-7 2010
The Highest Point & Peak in Connecticut





Mountain Elevation (ft) Hiked
Frissell, South Slope (point) 2380
Bear (peak) 2316 April 15-17 2011
The Highest Point in Rhode Island


   

Hill Elevation (ft) Hiked
Jerimoth 812  

Nipmuck Trail: Completed April 2011 – March 2012

Mattabesett Trail: August 2012  – Incomplete

Metacomet Trail

Westwoods & Stoney Creek

Chatfield Trail

Cockaponset Trail

Nayantaquit Trail: Completed 2/3/13

Salmon River Trail: Completed 11/25/12

Shenipsit Trail

Natchaug Trail: Completed 2011 – April 2012

Old Furnace Trail: Completed 10/28/12

Pequot Trail: Completed 12/2/12

Narragansett Trail: Spring 2012 – Incomplete

Pachaug Trail: Winter 2013 – Incomplete

Quinebaug Trail: Completed 11/11/12

American Legion & Peoples State Forest Trails

Falls Brook Trail

Housatonic Range Trail

Lake Zoar Area Trails

Lillinonah Trail

Macedonia Brook State Park Trail

Mattatuck Trail

McLean Game Refuge Trails

Metacomet Trail

Mohawk Trail

Naugatuck Trail

Quinnipiac Trail

Regicides Trail

Saugatuck Trail

Sleeping Giant Trails

Sunny Valley Preserve Trails

Torrington Trails

Tunxis Trail

Waterbury Area Trails

126Whether you go high or long, the trail is revitalizing. It feeds creativity and makes you face your fears. There is such a bounty of trail systems to explore in the United States and the world. I hope these links will be helpful in planning your next adventure. – Znara

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