- A variety of wilderness recreational opportunities ranging from hiking, snowshoeing and primitive camping to hunting, fishing and trapping are available to the visitor.
Hiking trails in Slide Mountain Wilderness total 35 miles. They are open exclusively to foot travel, affording the visitor a remote backcountry excursion. Harboring the tallest of the Catskill Peaks and offering numerous trail side vistas, the area's trail network is the most popular system in the Catskills. Solitude is practically guaranteed to the weekday hiker. Elevations in the area range from 1,100 - 4,180 feet. Trails vary in length from under 1 mile to overnight experiences.
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