Welcome to Balsam Lake Mountain!

Centennial patches are still available at Morgan Outdoors in Livingston Manor, for a limited time, go grab one! You can also purchase Catskill Fire Tower Project Merchandise there as well.


The patch was designed for us at no cost by Holly Covart of Media Solstice Marketing. For more information, email  lauriejrankin@gmail.com

Choose one of the following links:

Schedule of when the tower and cabin will be open to the public
What can I see from the top? Quite a bit!

ADK (And Catskills) Fire Tower Challenge
Morgan Outdoor Fire Tower Challenge
Hike Descriptions and Directions
Recent Catskill Conditions and Reports from ADK High Peaks
Camping and Picnicking
Pictures - Feel free to send us more! 

Pictures from Jordan Harvey

History of the Tower and the Volunteer efforts
Leanto Construction pictures

Weather Forecast

Balsam Lake Wild Forest Information from DEC
Catskill 3500 Club
Wikipedia Article
Local Links
Other Internet Resources
Hike Safe!
Leave No Trace

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