Weekend of November 25th

Don’t let the sunny skies this Saturday and Sunday fool you! Higher elevations including mountain tops will have snow and ice after intermittent flurries Thursday and Friday. Prepare for these conditions with boots, gaiters, and traction devices. Walk directly though muddy sections (which are still frequent due to past rains) to limit the effects of […]

Weekend of November 18th

Trail conditions will be varied this weekend in the Catskills. Rain turning to snow Thursday night will make for muddy, snowy, and icy conditions depending on the elevation of your hike. Higher elevations including mountain tops will have snow and ice. Prepare for these conditions with boots, gaiters, and traction devices. Walk directly though muddy […]

Weekend of November 11th

This weekend is going to see a lot of variable weather. Friday, heavy and intense storms will set the tone for a muddy, slippery weekend on the trails. As the weekend progresses, so will dropping temperatures. Trail conditions should be expected to be muddy, slippery, and even icy on mountain tops and cold sinks. Be […]

Weekend of November 4th

A gorgeous sunny weekend is in store for this weekend. Trails are going to be wet and muddy in locations from recent rains, additionally frosts have begun to occur in the catskills. Keep an eye out for regular frosts overnight as well as icy sections of trail. Slick sections of trail currently exist due to […]

Weekend of October 28th

A recent storm brought considerable rain to the Catskills Region this week. Trails will be very wet and muddy this weekend. Additional rain is predicted for Friday night into Saturday. Streams and creeks will be running very high. If you decide to hike, be sure to stick to trails and walk directly through mud puddles […]

Weekend of October 21st

Peak foliage is here and beginning to taper off now for higher elevations. Lower elevations and the Hudson Valley have yet to experience peak foliage. Trails are expected to be much drier now that we have had sunny weather. Muddy sections still exist in depressions on the trail, as well as slick sections of trail […]

Weekend of October 14th

A sunny morning Friday will lead to rain through Saturday. Sunday is expected to be partly cloudy. The rain may cause some foliage to fall, however the Catskills are in peak condition for fall time views. The trails will still be muddy in places and temperatures are slowly becoming cooler, especially at night. Be sure […]

Weekend of October 7th

A mix of sun, clouds, and showers is in store for this upcoming holiday weekend. Foliage is projected to still be pre-peak, trails will be slick from rain, fallen leaves, and mud. The trails will still be muddy in places and temperatures are slowly becoming cooler, especially at night. Be sure to stick to trails […]

Weekend of September 29th

Sunny skies are gracing the Catskills this week. Over the weekend, sun, mixed with a chance of rain Sunday will be in store for the area. Trails will still be muddy in places and temperatures are slowly becoming cooler. Be sure to stick to trails and walk directly through mud puddles to reduce trail widening […]

Weekend of September 23rd

Gorgeous sunny skies through the weekend offer ideal hiking weather with mild temperatures. However, be sure to prepare for wet, muddy and slick trails. Trails should be expected to have some muddy sections and slick conditions in areas by the weekend. Be sure to stick to trails and walk directly through mud puddles to reduce […]