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Take the Trailways bus to Palenville, New York. Walk for a bit along Rte. 23A and join the Long Path, south, through Kaaterskill Wild Forest, across Clove Mtn. Rd., to the Lean-To at the junction for the Devil's Path. Night One. Next day, take the Devil's Path west to the first Lean-To after Rte. 214 near the Devil's Tombstone State Campground. Night Two. Then, third day, hike north west on the Devil's Path for a bit, meeting the Blue Trail, and looping slightly around to the Taylor Hollow unmarked trail down to Rte. 23A, walking back to the Trailways bus stop at Hunter.