Whetstone Gulf North Rim Trail


Dogs Yes

Fall Foliage

5.5 (miles)


Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

New York

North Rim Trail is a moderate hiking trail in upstate New York's Whetstone Gulf State Park. Make sure to take the short Observation Tower spur trail for a spectacular view. Hikers should listen for abundant songbirds and keep an eye peeled for wildlife such as white-tailed deer, gray squirrels and chipmunks. There is camping available in Whetstone Gulf State Park for those looking for an extended stay in the park. Also, consider visiting the park in the winter! Its trails make for incredible snowshoeing and cross country skiing.

Red Tape

Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Whetstone Gulf State Park 6065 West Rd. Lowville, NY 13367

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