to Balsam Lake Mountain!
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Schedule of when the tower and cabin will be open to the public
What can I see from the top? Quite a bit!
Other towers (the first 4 are in the Catskills, the rest are farther away)
ADK (And Catskills) Fire Tower Challenge
- Red Hill
- Mount Beacon
- Nimham (ninham)
- Poke O Moonshine
- St. Regis
- Sterling Forest
- Randall / Swancutt
- Bald / Rondaxe
Hike Descriptions and Directions
Recent Catskill Conditions and Reports from ADK High Peaks
Camping and Picnicking
Pictures - Feel free to send us more!
History of the Tower and the Volunteer efforts
Leanto Construction pictures
Donate (Please earmark Balsam Lake Mounain Fire Tower)
Balsam Lake Wild Forest Information from DEC
Catskill 3500 Club
Very nice Hike Report!
Other Internet Resources