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CRiedel2Excellent Short Hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 13, 2015


Hiked with 2 of my kids. New trailhead with a DEC sign and large parking lot makes this trail easier to find now. Level stretch through the woods for a bit at first, but once you get to the scrambling, it's a lot of fun. Trail can be tough to spot at times, but we made it without too much difficulty. Great hike!
Posted Jul 13, 2015 9:43 am

ScAtTeRbOnERock Scramblin'  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 18, 2009


Trail register but no markers? Great hike on exposed ledges, views from false summit and summit were splendid.
Posted Oct 9, 2009 11:26 pm

MoapaPkbeautiful  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 20, 1974


Exact date is a guess. My brother and I went there at the start of a 5-day backpack. We were almost annihilated by a logging truck driven on the wrong side of the road. (Old Adirondack saying: logging trucks always have the right of way.) I was reminded of this peak by puma concolor's name change.
Posted Mar 30, 2009 10:21 pm

NarendraCatamount  Sucess!


Agreed with difficulty finding the trailhead and with the abundant rock faces. I wandered off the traditional route and found some good 3rd and 4th class slabs to the summit.
Posted Dec 21, 2008 11:55 am

Bill JirousekRock playground  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2006

Bill Jirousek

It took us a little while to find the trailhead because it was not well-marked on the road. This was one of the most fun hikes I've had in the Daks. The last third of the trail runs through a maze of boulders and slabs. One could spend all day bouldering & practicing 4th class moves. The chimney was pretty cool too. A classic day out despite the fact that it was so cloudy we coudn't even see Whiteface.
Posted Aug 28, 2007 3:48 pm

climber46Route Climbed: Path from Forestdale Rd Date Climbed: August 19, 2002  Sucess!


At the pastor’s retreat I agreed to take a group climbing. I had wanted to check out Catamount even though it is not a 46er peak. It is one of the most delightful hikes in the Adirondacks from start to finish. All of us had a good time and we were blessed that the rain held off until we got down a very steep section and down to our car.

Posted Apr 25, 2003 7:46 pm

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