New York has 25 trails including difficult, medium, easy, and extra difficult difficulty trails. The trail with the highest elevation climb is Adirondack High Peaks Loop and the one with the least climb is Old Croton Aqueduct Trail. The longest trail is Long Path at 664 km. To complete this hike you should budget at least 37 days. For a shorter adventure you can try Tongue Mountain Range Loop at 17.9 km. This could be done in as little as 2 days. Trails with the best offering of hostels include Erie Canal Heritage Trail, Wallkill Valley Loop, Paumanock Trail, Appalachian Trail - Connecticut, and Finger Lakes Trail - New York.