Forty-five miles north of New York City, Bear Mountain provides views of the Hudson Highlands and even the Manhattan skyline. It includes part of the Appalachian Trail. Seasoned hikers will enjoy the 4-mile Bear Mountain Loop, which is rigorous despite its length.
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