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Goose Pond Mountain State Park

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A fun hike, if you can find it

The 3-mile trail from Laroe road to route 17-M was a pleasant hike - we saw lots of wildlife and... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Roadrunner32
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Rockville, Maryland
Easy walk, interesting view

Went here on Christmas with my dog, Cy. We did the small loop. It was a short, easy walk, part on... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2016
Kelli C
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Toms River, New Jersey
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15 Jun 2018
“A fun hike, if you can find it”
17 Jul 2017
“Tons of ticks on main trail! Stay away!”
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Rt 17 M, Chester, NY
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

The 3-mile trail from Laroe road to route 17-M was a pleasant hike - we saw lots of wildlife and wildflowers, as well as some interesting cultural artifacts.Too bad we couldn't find an on-line brochure to give us more insight. The parking on Laroe side...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Went for an hour or so walk with our dog ~ found 8 ticks on her after the hike and more when we got home. Yikes! Stayed on main wide trail with and mostly away from long grass. Not recommended!!!

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Very short walk with many ticks. Pulled off at least six. Not a hard walk but trail has high grass and bugs.

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Reviewed 14 January 2017

The main road is 2.6 miles from end to end so it's a nice 5.2 mi walk. There are many of side trails to enjoy, some water features, and a cemetery that was refurbished by a local Boy Scout Troop. You can even Mountain Bike...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Went here on Christmas with my dog, Cy. We did the small loop. It was a short, easy walk, part on dirt trail and part on boardwalk over the wetland. Trail is well kept and all boards intact. Mid-60s in December meant I did have...More

Thank Kelli C
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Park in the dirt parking lot next to the entrance of Craigville Road and walk across 17 M to where the poles are. The road is what you looking for. Sometimes it's dirt and other times it's asphalt. There are some mild inclines/declines, but rest...More

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