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Trail Last Ridden
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
  • Snowmobile
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      The 33,500-acre Big Indian Wilderness Area contains the longest stretch of trail through uninterrupted virgin forest in the Catskills. The 30 miles of trail traverse a rugged, mountainous landscape offering numerous opportunities for solitude. The wilderness is host to eight prominent peaks including Balsam, Fir, Haynes and Eagle, as well as several unnamed mountaintops. Elevations range from 1,500-3,860 feet.
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      Region Details
      9 hike trails

      Region Status

      Hike Stats

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      Trails (view details)
      Trails Mountain Bike
      Trails Hike
      Trails Trail Running
      Trails Snowshoe
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      4,715 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,146 ft
      Ridden Counter

      Photos of Big Indian Wilderness

      41 |
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:47pm
      Oct 11, 2020

      Activity Feed

      PlumbBobMupdatetrailFLT - Wild Meadow Road
      May 2, 2022 @ 9:20am
      May 2, 2022
      markhollowayaddtrailMongaup-Hardenburg Trail and 4 more
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:57pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      markhollowayaddtrailHollow Mine (yellow) and 13 more
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 11, 2020

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike13 miles568 ft2 miles564 ft
      Hike925 miles4,715 ft10 miles2,146 ft
      Trail Running925 miles4,715 ft10 miles2,146 ft
      Snowshoe46 miles925 ft2 miles1,496 ft
      Backcountry Ski12 miles33 ft466 ft1,421 ft
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      • big indian wilderness activity log | embed map of Big Indian Wilderness mountain bike trails | big indian wilderness mountain biking points of interest

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