Rusk Mountain

Rusk Mountain is a 3,678 ft / 1,121 m mountain peak near Shokan, New York, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 97th highest mountain in New York and the 31887th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Evergreen Mountain, Colonels Chair, West Kill Mountain, Hunter Mountain, Southwest Hunter Mountain, and St. Anne's Peak. Rusk Mountain belongs to the Catskill 3500 peak list. See the Rusk Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Rusk Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Rusk Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by scienceguy288

28 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on May 13, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Rusk Mountain

  • snodough
  • scienceguy288
  • laura12065

Routes Used trails & approaches

65% Bushwhack from Spruceton Trail

15% Bushwhack down to Spruceton trail

9% Bushwhack along ridge, over E. Rusk, to Spruceton trail

4% Rusk Trail

4% Bushwhack from Spruceton trail over E. Rusk


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3,678 ft / 1,121 m


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New York, United States

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Summited by

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  • snodough
  • scienceguy288
  • HikeNY
  • klotito
  • scatterbone
  • barbaratraver
  • trekkerdog
  • laura12065
  • jjp24
  • Nimblefoot
  • TheAnvil
  • LGH-Tom

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