Petersburgh: The AT does not go through Petersburgh, however anyone approaching the AT from the west on NY Rte. 2 will have to pass through the town to get there. NY Rte. 2 becomes MA Rte. 2 in Massachusetts and both routes are referred to as the Taconic Trail. Petersburgh has a couple of campgrounds.
Petersburgh has a few services on NY Rte. 22, however both Berlin (to the south) and Hoosick (to the north) have more. There are no services on NY Rte. 2.
Did you know? The town officially spells Petersburgh with a silent “h” at the end. However, the U.S. Postal Service prefers spelling it without the ending “h”.