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Mt. Raimer
Petersburg, NY

Trailheads, measurements, times, distances, and maps are all approximate and relative to the hike(s) as shown below.

Trail to Mt. Raimer summit

Mt. Raimer is a fairly easy hike located just west of the Massachusetts border off Route 2. Home to an abandoned ski area, the hike offers decent views of New York and Massachusetts - surprisingly better at the trailhead than at the summit.

Hike Ratings
Getting To Trailhead: Easy
Destination: Mt. Raimer
Length: Easy
Steepness: Moderate
Navigation: Moderate
Views: Excellent
Crowds: Minimal

Hike Stats
Date Hiked: Saturday, April 13, 2002
Parking Elevation: 2,070'
Destination: Mt. Raimer
Summit Reached: 10:12 PM
Trailhead Elevation: 2,085'
Summit Elevation: 2,575'
Vertical Gain: 490'
Hike Vertical Gain: 571'

Near trailhead

Looking north from near the summit

Directions to trailhead: Take Route 2 West from Route 7. Parking at very top of mountain, just after entering New York.

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