Breakneck Ridge to South Beacon Mountain Trail New York

Breakneck Ridge is a mountain along the Hudson River between Beacon and Cold Spring, New York, straddling the boundary between Dutchess and Putnam counties. Its distinctive rocky cliffs are visible for a long distance when approached from the south, and together with Storm King Mountain on the opposite bank of the river forms Wey-Gat, or Wind …
Breakneck Ridge is a mountain along the Hudson River between Beacon and Cold Spring, New York, straddling the boundary between Dutchess and Putnam counties. Its distinctive rocky cliffs are visible for a long distance when approached from the south, and together with Storm King Mountain on the opposite bank of the river forms Wey-Gat, or Wind Gate, the picturesque northern gateway to the Hudson Highlands.
  • Elevation: 1,260 ft (380 m)
  • Location: North Highlands / Fishkill, New York, U.S.
  • Prominence: 527 ft (161 m)
  • Parent range: Hudson Highlands
  • Topo map: USGS West Point
  • Easiest route: Trail
Data from: en.wikipedia.org