In 2021, Take These 12 Incredible New York Hikes, One For Each Month Of The Year

With so many beautiful hikes in upstate New York, it helps to narrow them down to a list of exciting adventures you can conquer over the course of the next year. From picturesque waterfalls to overlooks that will make your jaw drop, New York is full of surprises for even the most experienced hikers. Here are twelve of our favorite hikes throughout the state, one for each month of the new year.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

If you’re near any of these parks in New York, be sure to plan a day of hiking so you can soak in the scenery. These are by no means the only parks where adventurers can experience the immense beauty of the state; Mohonk Preserve and Rockefeller State Park are just a couple others where visitors get a front-row seat to the raw, natural beauty of New York.

Address: Crane Mountain, Johnsburg, NY 12843, USA
Address: Sleeping Beauty Mountain Trail, Fort Ann, NY 12827, USA
Address: Jenny Ln, Kerhonkson, NY 12446, USA
Address: Letchworth State Park., 1 Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY 14427, USA
Address: Niagara Falls, NY 14303, USA
Address: NY-28N, Newcomb, NY 12852, USA
Address: 1740 Taughannock Blvd, Trumansburg, NY 14886, USA
Address: Watkins Glen State Park, 1009 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891, USA
Address: 1002 Adirondack Loj Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946, USA
Address: Mt Haystack, Keene, NY 12943, USA
Address: 112 E Buttermilk Falls Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
Address: Robert H. Treman State Park, 105 Enfield Falls Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA