Outdoor Recreation

Whether you’re getting out for the first time or a seasoned pro, you’ll find all the information you need here for a safe and fun outdoor adventure in the Catskills.

Hiking, biking, skiing, swimming, fishing, camping, and more. You can do them all here in the Catskills! Get out in the fresh air and see for yourself what beauty awaits. Visitors and locals alike have long found fun and relaxation in Catskills. With hundreds of miles of trails and hikes for all ability levels, enjoying the outdoors has never been easier.


The Catskills offer a wide variety of fishing opportunities for beginners to experts.
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The Catskills’ varied landscape with mountains, valleys and waterways are ideally suited for finding both big and small game as well as waterfowl.
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Fire Towers

The Catskills fire towers offer unparalleled 360-degree views of the surrounding Catskill Park and mountains.
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Waterfalls & Swimming

The Catskills region offers many beautiful spots to cool off on a hot day, from streams and swimming holes to formal beaches and public pools.
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Fall Foliage

Autumn in the Catskills is a stunning display of color.
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Winter Sports

The Catskills offer winter sports opportunities for people of all experience levels.
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Gear Rentals

Forgot your trekking poles? Didn't know it was icy at the mountain peak? We've got you covered with all the gear basics ready to rent!
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