Minnewaska II: Gertrude’s Nose

Difficulty: 9 out of 10 (long hike with many rocky, rolling climbs)
Fees: Cheapskate alert! The parking fee is $10 per vehicle (as of this writing in April 2015). Money well spent.
Distance: 7.5 miles, Loop
Approximate roundtrip time: 5 Hours
Total ascent: 1,288 ft
Max elevation: 1,804 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You enjoy heights, cliffs, awesome views, and walking. Lots and lots of walking.