Head to Falling Waters Preserve for a delightful stroll that’s all about the simple joys of being outside.
You can hike up Overlook Mountain’s easy trail in about an hour. The fire tower at the end of this short trail is positioned to give one of the most dramatic views in the Catskills.
A steep bushwhack through old farmland, dotted with stone fences, to excellent unique views.
An inspiring trail that leads to a large pavilion with impressive views.
Delightful trails and gorgeous views. Hadley Mountain Fire Tower has a lot you’ll love.
Everything you need to know about hiking Kaaterskill Falls, the iconic Catskills location.
Dover Stone Church is a short, easy, highly-memorable hike — and an absolute delight.
Step into a realm where the tallest trees on Earth reach for the sky.
Everything you need to know about one of the Hudson Valley’s best hikes.
Newly expanded with the addition of Loop C, this sanctuary secures its place as a forever favorite.
This short moderate loop over Vroman’s Nose climaxes at a stunning series of outrageously scenic ledges.
Want a deep Catskills experience without the angst of a rigorous mountain hike? These are the hikes for you.
One of the finest covered bridges in New York.
The super sweet and very short Saugerties Lighthouse trail is a huge hit with all ages.
Comprehensive guide to the main ruins and more…
A short, sharp huffer-hike to a very tall fire tower with amazing views of the Catskills and Taconics.
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