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"Frying Pan" parking circle, by Ashokan Reservoir. (GPS latitude-longitude = N41.9478,W74.1815 = 41.9478,-74.1815)

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West 

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pass gate on west (Left) side of parking circle, go on paved path along side of lake.

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gate

  barrier at west end of path, requires going around it on dirt or gravel

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Right
onto road

0.1

Monument Rd (going West)

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warning

  Warning:  this short section is a public road open to motor vehicle traffic.

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pass by Reservoir Rd, which crosses the middle of the lake on a bridge.

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barrier

 

carefully pass through concrete barriers

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Straight

1.3

Monument Rd -- continue going West and Southwest (this section closed to motor vehicles as of May 2004)

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site

 

across the top of the main dam, with a great view of the mountains to the west.

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barrier

  the public road visible beyond the concrete barrier is Route 28A
   

Parking

  Alternate parking by the west end of the route (GPS latitude-longitude = N41.9335,W74.2219 = 41.9335,-74.2219)

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turn 
around

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Monument Rd -- go back toward the East

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site

 

side road to south (right) goes 0.1Mi to a large monument to J. Waldo Smith, Chief Engineer of the Ashokan Reservoir -- (closed as of May 2004 -- see Reports)

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barrier

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carefully pass through concrete barriers

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Straight

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continue on Monument Rd (going East)

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warning

  Warning:  this short section is a public road open to motor vehicle traffic.

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      pass by Reservoir Rd

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Left
off road

1.0

unsigned -- East -- pass gate onto paved path which runs beside lake (going back on the same off-road path as before)

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gate

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pass gate (carefully)

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Finish

 

"Frying Pan" parking circle, by Ashokan Reservoir

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