Learn to Snowshoe—Balsam Lake Mountain Fire Tower (2/27)

Sale price Price $ 139.00 Regular price

The views from the top of Balsam Lake Mountain are the best in the Western Catskills. The historic, restored firetower offers 360 degree views, and even has a map matching all the Catskills peaks within view for easy identification. A gentle trail with minimal elevation change for a Catskills 3500 peak, this is an excellent first Catskills hike for newcomers and beginners.

Beginner’s welcome: a great first taste of the Catskills

All adventures include:

  • Snowshoes or crampons (as conditions dictate)
  • Breakfast of fresh fruit and donuts and a selection of coffees and teas
  • Hot, gourmet lunch and snacks on our adventure
  • Transportation to and from NYC (Brooklyn and Manhattan locations)
  • Note: we offer vegetarian and vegan options and we’re happy to accommodate any dietary and allergy needs