Columbia Land Conservancy


About Overmountain Conservation Area

Overmountain Conservation Area includes ten miles of trails, a gazebo, and spectacular scenic overlooks of both the Catskill and Taconic Mountain Ranges.

This site is being managed for regionally-rare grassland birds, whose populations are threatened. Please keep your dog on a leash to protect them.

Learn more or take a guided virtual tour on TravelStorys!

503 Carson Road, Ancram, NY (Round Ball Trailhead)
138 Catalano Road, Ancram, NY (Kite Hill Trailhead)
The road where the Kite Hill entrance is located variously appears as Cattalino, Catalano, Catalonus, and other alternate spellings, depending on which mapping service you’re using.

Nature Quest trails coming Fall 2022.