Preparing for a Hike in the Catskills

Come with questions or just come for a demonstration on the basics of preparing for a day hike or an overnight backpacking hike in the Catskills with Visitor Center staff!

A hike of one of the trails at the CVC is included, just under 1 mile. Learn about outdoor equipment, Catskills ecology, and take a short hike on Visitor Center trails. Preregistration is required, the class is limited to 15 people. Email us at or give us a call at the Visitor Center to register: 845-688-3369

This event is part of the 2021 Hudson River Valley Ramble:


Sunday, September 12th, 2021

10 AM - 12 PM

Catskills Visitor Center