Kaaterskill Falls (lower trailhead)

Scenery:
Difficulty: 5 out of 10 (steep, rocky, short hike)
Distance: 2 miles, Up-and-Back
Approximate roundtrip time: 1.5 Hours
Total ascent: 527 ft
Max elevation: 1,946 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You want to take a short (but steep) hike to a huge waterfall. Also, you don’t mind when your nature comes served with large crowds.

Bash Bish Falls

Scenery:
Difficulty: 4 out of 10 (short hike down – and then back up – a decent-sized hill)
Distance: 1.0 miles, Up-and-Back
Approximate roundtrip time: 1 hour
Total ascent: 346 ft
Max elevation: 1,330 ft above sea level
This hike is for you if: You want a short hike to a nice little overlook and an awesome waterfall.