Completing this very challenging hike is a top Catskills hiking achievement.
A route that combines so many strange and disparate elements, it’s unforgettably weird!
Is Huckleberry Loop Trail the most beautiful hike in The Catskills? This mile-by-mile guide walks you through it all.
Two plane wrecks. Two bear holes. Two talus fields. One incredible view.
These are the most frequently asked questions about The Catskills, according to Google.
Everything you need to know about the Devils Path — one of the most difficult hiking trails in New York State.
Jay Mountain Ridge stands as the most rewarding and memorable hiking experience I had in 2022.
These are the best hikes I did in 2022 — 17 amazing day-hikes sorted by level of difficulty.
Incredible two-day hike over the highest and finest terrain in The Catskills.
The long hike out to Lower Wolf Jaw is steep and rugged, passing over Hedgehog Mountain. It also includes a very difficult slab rock scramble.
A long, quiet, remote and insanely beautiful hike with epic views.
Some of the best day hikes are only a few hours from New York City. The Western Catskills have it all!
The Woodland Valley route to Panther is not a trail section that many people use — which just makes it all the more appealing.
Even in lousy conditions, the long, difficult hike to Seymour Mountain in the Seward Range is super rewarding.
The bushwhack over North Dome and Mount Sherrill is never easy. I found a way to make it even more difficult.
This super-scenic hike takes in a lot: a gorgeous lake with epic cliffs, rugged trails, peek-a-boo views of the Hudson Valley, giant glacial erratics, as well as the world-famous Shawangunk cliffs at Gertrude’s Nose.
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