Weekend of September 22nd

This weekend is bringing rain and cool temperatures. Pack extra layers and waterproof gear to stay dry and warm.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Sluiter Agency. Expect rain showers throughout the weekend. The trail will likely be wet and muddy. Remember to walk through the middle of the trail rather than […]

Weekend of September 15th

Looks like a beautiful weekend for hiking. Keep in mind the temperatures are getting cooler especially in the evening and at higher elevations. Be sure and prepare by bringing extra layers of clothing with you.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Freshtown of Margaretville. With some rain coming through recently expect trails […]

Weekend of September 8th

The rain has finally come! Trails may be wet in some areas, use caution on rocks that might be slippery. It is still advised to bring enough water and not rely on springs at this time.   This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Cooperstown Dreams Park. We saw quite a bit of rain […]

Weekend of September 2nd

Break out the rain gear. It looks like we might finally get some long-awaited rain.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Rondout Savings Bank Friday and Saturday look like beautiful hiking conditions this weekend. While hiking on these days please be sure and bring enough water as many of our water sources […]

Weekend of August 25th

The Catskill Region is still in a drought. Very little rain is expected throughout the weekend. Bring extra water and avoid starting fires at this time. This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Restaino Design Landscape Architecture, PC Another dry week ahead of us. Please use caution when hiking and bring extra water, […]

Weekend of August 18th

A warm and dry weekend ahead! Bring lots of extra water with you on the trail. Springs are not flowing at this time.     This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Margaretville Telephone Company This weekend is going to be hot and dry. With slight showers predicted on Sunday. Highs will be in the […]

Weekend of August 11th

Bring extra water on trails during this time. The Catskills are experiencing a significant drought and water sources should not be relied upon.     This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Peekamoose Restaurant: This weekend looks like beautiful hiking weather. Highs will linger around the low 80s with lows in the mid to high […]

Weekend of August 4th

Heat advisory! This is going to be a hot and humid weekend. Some thunderstorms are predicted. Bring extra layers and plenty of water!    This week’s Trail Conditions: Temperatures are expected to be extremely hot this weekend with a chance of thunderstorms predicted on most days. Be sure and bring lots of extra water, we have […]

Weekend of July 28th

Get out the rain gear. Thunderstorms are predicted early in the week.   This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Sluiter Agency Inc. Rain is predicted Thursday and Friday with thunderstorms likely. Make sure to bring waterproof layers to help keep you dry. Keep an eye on the weather to avoid thunderstorms and possible […]

Weekend of July 21st

Get the extra water ready! It’s going to be a hot one this weekend!  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Morgan Outdoors This weekend is going to be extremely hot. Bring lots of extra water for you and any four-legged friends who might be hiking with you. High in the 90s each […]

Weekend of July 14th

Thunderstorms are expected this weekend. Stay prepared by bringing rain gear, and extra layers. Don’t forget to double-check the local weather for the area you are hiking in.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Bovina Center Montessori School There are scattered thunderstorms expected over the weekend, primarily Thursday and Sunday. Make sure […]

Weekend July 7th

Looks like a beautiful weekend. Highs are in the 80’s with lows in the 50’s.  This week’s Trail Conditions: The weather this weekend is going to be beautiful and mostly sunny.  With highs in the 80’s and lows in the 50’s be sure and bring some extra layers for checking out those summit views or […]

Weekend of June 30th

Expect a HOT and busy weekend, there is a chance of rain Friday and Sunday be sure and bring extra layers and rain gear even in the heat.   This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Erickson’s Automotive Trails will be hot and busy this weekend. Temperatures are expected to be in the 80’s […]

Weekend of June 23rd

Looks like summer is in full swing. It’s going to be a warmer weekend with highs in the upper 80s on Saturday and Sunday. Be sure to bring plenty of water! This week’s Trail Conditions: Expect a chance of rain Thursday with foggy conditions on Friday. The weather is going to be hot this weekend. […]

Weekend of June 16th

Looks like it’s going to be a beautiful weekend! With minimal rain in the forecast for Saturday- Sunday and warm temperatures, it’s going to be great hiking weather. Be prepared for bug and nettle season as you head out with long pants and a bug net.   This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by […]

Weekend of June 9th.

Expect some slight rain showers throughout the weekend. Remember to bring waterproof layers to keep you safe and dry.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Otto and Friends Some rain is predicted throughout the weekend. Be sure and prepare by packing a waterproof shell and bringing a few extra layers. While a […]

Weekend of June 2nd

Despite a hot week, this weekend will be relatively cool. Bring extra layers out on the trails this weekend, and remember that temperatures will cool rapidly after sunset.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by The Phoenicia Lodge With rain predicted for Thursday, expect trails to be wet and slippery this weekend. The […]

Weekend of May 26th

Expect some wet conditions this weekend. Rain is expected through much of Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Bring the rain gear and take extra precautions if you find yourself hiking during a thunderstorm. This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Silver Hollow Audio. Expect some wet trails this weekend. While the weather will be […]

Weekend of May 19th

It’s going to be a hot one this weekend. Be sure and bring lots of water and extra layers for those summit hangouts. It looks like we went right from spring to summer. There is a chance of rain throughout the weekend, so prepare for muddy trail sections and bring your rain gear. This week’s […]

Weekend of May 12th

Trail should be in great, dry condition for hiking right now. Rain may be headed our way this weekend, with a 50-60% chance of rain on Saturday and Sunday. Thursday and Friday look like the best days weather-wise. Packing rain gear in your bag just in case, and an extra set of dry hiking layers […]

Weekend of May 5th

Spring has sprung! New leaves and plants have begun to emerge and the snow has officially melted. With Spring comes wet and muddy trails so be sure and take care when hiking this time of year.  This week’s Trail Conditions: Expect trails to be muddy. The Catskills have had a fair amount of rain recently […]

Weekend of April 28th

April Showers bring May flowers! Looks like things are starting to take a turn out here. While there may be a bit of stubborn ice hanging around at higher elevations, we have officially started to see some green shoots coming through.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Eastern Mountian Sports: Expect trails […]

Weekend of April 21st

We spoke too soon, a bit of winter has decided to hang in there. After last week’s snow and rainstorm. There is a bit of accumulation left at higher elevations. Be prepared with snowshoes, and microspikes.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Sluiter Agency Inc. Expect a real mix out there this […]

Weekend of April 14th

It might just be safe to say winter is over! With downright summer temperatures at the beginning of this weekend, we can all officially look forward to the warm hiking months, and muddy trails.   This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by RXR Sports This week’s trials are going to be muddy. There are […]

Weekend of April 7th

Get ready for the mud season! This weekend is expecting some rain starting Thursday and going into Saturday. Be sure to prepare with waterproof shoes and gaiters.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Empire State Trail Rentals: Trails this weekend are going to be pretty wet and soggy. With rain expected from […]

Weekend of March 31st

This weekend will have it all, Be ready for mud, rain, snow, and ice. Don’t pack away the winter gear just yet. You will likely need it going into this coming weekend.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Margaretville Telephone Company: Expect a little bit of everything this weekend. We will start […]

Weekend of March 24th.

You know what they say about spring showers! There is a chance of precipitation expected throughout the weekend, be prepared with waterproof boots, raingear, and gaiters. Spring is finally here, And along with it the spring rain.  This week’s Trail Conditions: Expect trails to be wet and muddy. Higher elevations are still seeing quite a […]

Weekend of March 17th

Spring is on the way! Expect more mild temperatures this weekend with some rain mixed in. Trails are going to be pretty wet and muddy. Be prepared with waterproof shoes, gaiters, and microspikes for the occasional leftover icy patch.  This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Coldwell Banker Timberland Properties: Expect trails to […]

Weekend of March 10th

Winter isn’t over just yet. Temperatures are expected to be fairly warm, with some chances of snow. Higher elevations still have a fair amount of ice and snow so be sure and prepare by bringing snowshoes and microspikes.  This week’s Trail Conditions: Trails can be expected to be a mix of ice and mud. Some […]

Weekend of March 3rd

Don’t forget the rain gear! A chance of showers are expected for most of the weekend, with heavy rain expected on Sunday. This weekend will start out cool but gradually warm up to 60 degrees.   This week’s Trail Conditions are brought to you by Harmony Hill Lodging & Retreat Center Trails can be expected to […]