2.5 miles, 1-3 hours
This is an easy hike appropriate for young children or older parents to get them out into the woods for some nice views. The overlook is on Palmertown Mountain.
Directions to State Park:
Take exit 17 off I-87 and take Rte. 9 south just a short distance before turning right onto Old Saratoga Road following signs for the state park. Park your car near the park office building in the parking lot and head off on the Red Oak Ridge Trail.