08 Oct '17, 2pm

Remember: trailheads for these peaks have been re-routed to Mt Van Hoevenberg Olympic sports complex:

For Release: Thursday, September 28, 2017 DEC to Temporarily Relocate Trailheads for Cascade, Porter and Pitchoff (West) Mountains During Busy Columbus Day Weekend Temporary Trailhead to be Located at ORDA's Mt. Van Hoevenberg Sports Complex To Ensure Public Safety, State Route 73 Pull-offs will be Closed and Roadside Parking Prohibited during Holiday Weekend In an effort to ensure public safety with increased traffic anticipated during the Columbus Day/Canadian Thanksgiving Day Holiday Weekend, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will temporarily relocate the trailhead and trailhead parking for Cascade Mountain, Porter Mountain, and the Pitchoff Mountain West to the Olympic Regional Development Authority's Mt. Van Hoevenberg Sports Complex, 1.3 miles west of the current trailhead. Please see the map (PDF) for trail reroutes. DEC Commissioner ...

Full article: http://www.dec.ny.gov/press/111497.html