Sat, Jan 13|
Breakneck Ridge Trail
Beacon Bully 2024
[VERY HARD] Beacon Bully is an out-and-back route that traverses the Beacon Range of the Hudson Highlands in its entirety - earn a patch for your efforts!
Time & Location
Jan 13, 2024, 8:00 AM
Breakneck Ridge Trail, Breakneck Ridge Trail, Beacon, NY, USA
About the Event
Distance: Approx. 20 miles / 5000 ft gain
Time: 8 hours
[VERY HARD] Beacon Bully is an out-and-back route that traverses the Beacon Range of the Hudson Highlands in its entirety. Beginning at Route 9D in Beacon, Participants will use the Wilkinson Memorial Trail to make a long approach to Scofield Ridge before tagging Bald Hill, Fishkill Ridge, Lambs Hill, the Beacon Reservoir, North Beacon, the Beacon Fire Tower, and Sunset Point in succession. The route will conclude with a direct descent down Breakneck Ridge. Participants will receive a Beacon Bully Strenuous Series patch upon successful completion of the event!
This route will make several heavy ascents and descents ranging from 300 to 700 feet. Steep scrambles will occur at points throughout the event. The final mile of Beacon Bully is marked by continuous, 1,100-foot descent to the Hudson River -- presenting technical scrambles, slabs, and cliff exposure.
Please register for this event through the website and accept the terms of the waiver on the EVENTS page. Registrants will receive detailed hike information prior to the event via email. Please refer to the most recent email (sent within 48 hours of the event) for most current details. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or DM @proactiveahw if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you there!
Registering for this hike requires accepting the terms of the waiver on our events page.*
- Sale ends: Jan 13, 2024, 8:00 AM