The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County offer vast opportunities for daring adventure, wild rides and aerial tours so breathtaking – they're powered by sheer adrenaline. From the second largest zipline in the world, to the thrill of hurtling down a waterslide at New York's premier waterpark – you're invited to discover the Adventure Capital of the Catskills!
Greene County offers a refreshing mountain destination for families, pairing all-inclusive resorts with family-oriented amenities and attractions in a relaxed atmosphere geared toward having fun. Here, you will journey through the past, discover the wild beauty of the mountains, rivers and valleys and feel transported to a place where the imagination soars. Discover the nation's first vacation land, the waterfall that inspired America's first artistic movement and New York's "Mt. Rushmore."
The Catskills' boast five of the 10 highest peaks, thrilling zipline experiences, rock climbing walls, horseback riding and cultural attractions to excite and inspire. Greene County's scenic beauty and as-far-as-the-eye-can-see views will captivate your entire family. Visit the secret clove where Rip Van Winkle laid down to take his 20-year nap, and listen for the echo of Henry Hudson's nine-pins. Discover the landscapes and scenes that captivated Thomas Cole, leading him to establish the Hudson River School of Art – America's first artistic movement.
The Catskill Park is one of two New York State Forever Wild forest preserves, offering abundant outdoor recreation and wildlife viewing. Stay and play with lodging packages at Catskills all-inclusive resorts and enjoy all that the Catskills have to offer, from summer adventures to alpine skiing. In winter, ski and ride at two world-class downhill ski resorts, go snow tubing, snowmobiling or Nordic skiing.
The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County's wild landscape lends itself to discovery – and you're invited to awaken to adventure!