Updated Hudson Trail Map 2/27/20

February 27, 2020


Hudson Trail 2/27/20

These are the working plans for a long trail from the Highbridge connecting Manhattan and the Bronx to Mt. Marcy. It is divided into 4 parts that we call treks: South, Stissing, Bend, North. The descriptions contain our notes, including in a small number of cases, plans to alter the route.



Spring meetup to make our mark!

February 11, 2020

Hello again from the Hudson Trail!  We are looking for volunteers to come help us mark the trail this Spring.  Date to be announced soon =)  Please leave a comment below if you have any questions.  Thank you!Hudson Trail July 2019 Robert Jessen at the New Croton Reservoir

New York State Assembly Resolution on Hudson Trail

May 20, 2014

Assemblyman David Buchwald submitted a resolution to the New York State Assembly, Resolution 945, recognizing the work done to complete the South Trek of the Hudson Trail by the Friends of the Hudson Trail.

Resolution honoring Hudson Trail

NYS Assembly: March 18, 2014


Fahnestock Spring

April 19, 2013

Two great ladies: give them a mess of markers and a hammer, the results …

Jane the nailer:

and Liz a tacks

December 2012 on the Hudson Trail

January 5, 2013

Jane, Fred and Bob went out in the snow and ice to put up markers on the Hudson Trail in the Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park, near Hubbard Lodge…then repaired to a warm pub in Cold Spring.  Join us next time!







Fahnestock State Park signage

December 16, 2012

Fahnestock State Park signage

Sign indicating Hudson Trail overlap on trails in Fahnestock State Park

Visit to the Croton Dam

July 26, 2012

Eli hits the trail.

Hudson Trail: Working on signage for Clarence Fahnestock State Park

February 23, 2012

We are working on signage for entering and exiting the Clarence Fahnestock State Park and the Hudson Highlands State Park, where the Hudson trail overlays existing trails. We also are working on a possible new trail in and next to the Hudson Highlands State Park. Please join us for indoor (designing signs, blogging, Google Earth work) and outdoor work!
Here is a tentative draft of a sample sign. Please comment.

Sign for Hudson Trail on entering Fahnestock State Park

Hudson Trail in Clarence Fahnestock State Park

CommuniTyler Event

December 10, 2011

On December 3rd, as the NYC CommuniTyler
kickoff event, a group of 2 dozen New Yorkers, led by Kacey Ronaldson, worked with Friends of the Hudson Trail to do maintenance on a portion of the Old Croton Aqueduct used by the Hudson Trail.

communiTYler on the Hudson Trail

CommuniTYler helping out Hudson Trail / Old Croton Aqueduct

Branches were moved and garbage was carted out and a good time was had by all.

NY NJ Trail Conference Hikes

October 7, 2011

The New York New Jersey Trail conference is having the annual meeting and pancake breakfast on October 15. Go to http://www.nynjtc.org/content/pancakes11
to register. All proceeds to the “Good bye Irene Trail Restoration fund”. Bob Jessen will be leading a hike on the Hudson Trail at Blue Mountain.