Summits: 1340

May 2024 >> Slide Mountain, New York

Working in DC over a few weeks, I made a marathon drive to hike Slide Mountain in the Catskills. Slide is one of the most isolated mountains in the country, 136 miles to next higher peak. I had to question whether the 13 hour roundtrip drive was worth the 2 hour hike, but beautiful drive made it worth it. I stopped at Gettysburg National Cemetery on the way back…