The Taconic Crest Trail is a 57.4 km trail that starts in Petersburgh, New York and ends in Hancock, Massachusetts. The trail is considered to be difficult to hike and has a total elevation gain of 3096m. Normally the trail takes 4 days to complete but can be finished in as little as 3 or 2 days. Dogs are welcome on the trail.
The warmest months are June, July, and August and the coldest months are December, January, and February. The wettest months are September, October, and November and the driest months are December, January, and February.