|Hobble bush on Hunter Mt|
Early in May the DEC discouraged hikers from climbing above 3,000 feet in the Adirondacks. So, we decided it might be a good time to head south to the Catskills where the climate was a little milder and drier. Our first Catskill Mountain we selected was Hunter Mountain.
|Bridge Crossing about 1/2 mi from trail-head|
|Clintonia on Hunter mt|
|Trillium on Hunter Mt|
|Not much greenery but did see some early spring moss and flowers such as trillium and clintonia|
|views were good because the foliage had not come in yet|
|the ranger tower atop Hunter. The only view at the summit is from this platform|